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Resisting Extremism in Africa: Ordinary Lives, Extraordinary Acts
Washington, D.C.

Join author Alexis Okeowo, a New America & IRP Fellow, for a talk on her recent book about ordinary people's extraordinary feats.

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Hondros: A Screening
East Hampton, NY

Join New America at the Hamptons International Film Festival for a special screening of Hondros.

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Is Big Tech An Existential Threat?
Washington, D.C.

Future Tense and the New America Fellows Program host Franklin Foer to discuss the role big tech companies play in our lives.

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Is Big Tech an Existential Threat?
Brooklyn, NY

A new book by Franklin Foer argues there has been a quiet revolution in terms of who controls knowledge and information.

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A Moonless, Starless Sky
New York, NY

A new book examines conflicts in four African countries through the stories of the survivors—and resisters—of extremism.

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I Was Told to Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad
Washington, D.C.

New America hosts Souad Mekhennet to discuss her journey behind jihadi lines.

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The Other Great Power: China in the Era of Trump
Washington, D.C.

The state of US/China relations in the era of Trump.

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I Was Told To Come Alone
New York, NY

With unprecedented access to some of the world's most wanted men, Souad Mekhennet is told to never come alone to an interview.

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Putin's World Tour
New York, NY

Amidst daily revelations about Russia's global web of influence, is there a way to chart a path ahead?

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A New Era for Immigration
Washington, D.C.

While it’s easy to find champions of immigration reform on both sides of the aisle, finding common ground is less so.

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Does the Travel Ban Really Protect American Security?
Washington, D.C.

Does the travel ban protect American security? What role does immigration policy play in counterterrorism?

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Black Politics in Trump's America
Washington, D.C.

Join us as we explore the present state of black American politics and its outlook post-Obama.

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