Through policy solutions and public engagement, we ensure opportunity for all, strengthen democracy, and advance free societies.
Our society must welcome, value, and protect everyone. To recognize our Nationʼs full potential, we must foster independence, reward innovation, and replace poverty with prosperity.
If we believe every system is perfectly designed for the results it gets, then we should not be surprised that our public-school system struggles to keep all kids on track for future success.
Strengthening Our Democracy
Securing democratic values, encouraging civic participation, and strengthening American institutions are the calling of every citizen. Civility is a cornerstone to a thriving democracy.
As it turns out, research shows that disagreeing can be a good thing among people. But those disagreeing need to have a shared goal in mind – or at least some form of commonality.
Advancing Free Societies
Free and healthy societies are the worldʼs best hope for peace and stability. Freedom requires vigilance and the courage to advance human rights and the rule of law.
The Bush Institute is committed to supporting those struggling for freedom around the world, including those in Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine.