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United States of Jihad (DC Launch)

In his new book, author Peter Bergen offers an unprecedented look at the factors that lead to the radicalization of American citizens and offers expert insights into the shape of the threat confronting us.

Upcoming Events

Making Congress More Entrepreneurial

EVENT February 09, 2016 12:00 PM– 01:00 PM

Tuesday February 09, 2016

12:00 PM – 01:00 PM


[u'United States Capitol', u'Capitol Visitor Center', u'Washington, DC 20510']

Lee Drutman, senior fellow in the Political Reform Program, will speak about his work to foster political dynamism and encourage policy entrepreneurship in the Capitol Visitor Center on Tuesday, February 9.

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United States of Jihad (DC Launch)

EVENT February 09, 2016 12:15 PM– 01:45 PM

Tuesday February 09, 2016

12:15 PM – 01:45 PM


[u'740 15th Street NW, Suite 900', u'Washington, DC 20005']

In his new book, author Peter Bergen offers an unprecedented look at the factors that lead to the radicalization of American citizens and offers expert insights into the shape of the threat confronting us.

More about the event

Books

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policy paper | February 08, 2016 | Political Reform
Political Dynamism

Political Dynamism

A New Approach to Making Government Work Again

In "Political Dynamism: A New Approach to Making Government Work Again," Lee Drutman makes the case for political dynamism as an affirmative vision of politics, and lays out specific reforms that would create the conditions for it. Political dynamism is an attempt to work within the American political system that exists, playing to the strengths of our traditions and institutions.

in the news | February 05, 2016

Lisa guernsey nominated for shorty award

Lisa Guernsey has been selected in the Education category as a nomi 

 is at the forefront of researching and reporting the impact of perhaps the most tectonic shift in early learning in centuries: the prevalence of screens. Formerly a tech and education writer for The New York Times, Newsweek, and ...