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My Favorite Movie with Alvaro Bedoya: Sneakers
Washington, D.C.

Join Future Tense and Alvaro Bedoya for a screening and discussion of the 1992 film Sneakers.

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The Hidden History of America’s “Code Girls”
Washington, D.C.

Join us to explore the hidden lives of these American heroes and what their stories can tell us about women in computer science today.

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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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The Future of Mental Health Technology
Washington, D.C.

Join Future Tense to consider how innovations in technology are reimagining the way we treat mental illness.

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My Favorite Movie with Francis Fukuyama: Gattaca
Washington, D.C.

Join New America for a screening of the 1997 science fiction film, Gattaca, which explores the widespread deployment of genetic engineering.

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My Favorite Movie with Rep. Ted Lieu
Washington, D.C.

Join New America and Rep. Ted Lieu for a screening and discussion of the 2014 BAFTA-nominated film Ex Machina.

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Machine, Platform, Crowd
New York, NY

The authors of The Second Machine Age are back with a new book on the key forces driving our increasingly digital age.

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What Your Dog Really Thinks of You
Washington, D.C.

Bring your dog and join us for a conversation about what dogs think!

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America's Longest War, Against Cancer
Washington, D.C.

Join Future Tense in Washington, D.C., as we gather the experts who are reassessing how we understand, prevent, and treat cancer.

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Is Technology Enriching Language?
New York, NY

Emerging technologies are changing the way we speak, write, and communicate. Will language be richer or poorer for it?

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What Algorithms Want
Washington, D.C.

Algorithms tell us what to read, where to go, and whom to date…but do we really understand them?

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