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SOCIAL CINEMA @ NEW AMERICA
Freedom Summer and Ferguson, MO
New York, NY

Join New America NYC for a screening of segments from Freedom Summer side-by-side with new videos from Ferguson, MO.

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The Responsive City
New York, NY

How can emerging technologies and data analytics improve life in our cities? How to we enshrine democratic discourse and participation?

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Getting Older: How We're Coping with Working and Living Longer
New York, NY

Increasing life expectancies and a weak job market mean that many are caring for elderly parents and providing for adult children—or both.

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Red Army
New York, NY

Join New America NYC for a screening of Red Army, followed by a conversation with the film’s director, Gabe Polsky.

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A New Israeli Media
New York, NY

Journalism in Israel has a long legacy, with veteran media outlets covering every aspect of Israeli political and cultural life—everything f

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Lessons in Dissent
New York, NY

Lessons in Dissent follows two key youngsters, Joshua Wong and Ma Jai, as they engage in political activism, particularly around the 2012 Ho

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Myanmar: The Fight for Free Expression
Washington, D.C.

Against the backdrop of deeply-rooted ethno-religious tensions, Myanmar is still facing challenges in the fight against the unjust jailing o

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When Girls Live as Boys
New York, NY

In what the UN calls the most dangerous country to be a woman, the battle of nature versus nurture still lingers.

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Will Amazon Lead Us to the Golden Age of Books?
New York, NY

Join New America NYC and a panel of diverse stakeholders a conversation on the changing landscape of books.

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The Pill: Oral Contraception and the Future of Reproductive Rights
New York, NY

Join New America NYC for a discussion of the national debate on reproductive rights in the context of the history of the pill.

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E-Team: A Social Cinema Screening
New York, NY

New America NYC will screen and host a discussion about E-TEAM – a documentry about high-stakes work of four human rights investigators.

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Feminism at a Crossroad
New York, NY

Feminism is currently having a cultural moment, but will it be able to evolve to meet an already changing society?

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