May 9, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
When the Arab Spring reached Syria in 2011, radio DJ Obaidah Zytoon joined the revolution armed with two things: a video camera and hope.
May 3, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
A new special by VICE on HBO questions what America's longest running war has actually accomplished.
April 26, 2017
Join Barry Friedman, Sherrilyn Ifill, and Trymaine Lee for a conversation on how we can better police the police.
April 25, 2017
In the postwar years, if people were hungry, it was the state’s job to feed them. Today, that idea of welfare is barely recognizable.
April 18, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
As a shrinking group of companies become the source of news and entertainment, their status as cultural arbiters continues to grow.
April 12, 2017
A new episode by VICE on HBO uncovers the side-by-side stories of life under Sharia and the crisis of plastic in our oceans.
March 30, 2017
Living to work isn't living at all.
March 29, 2017
Emerging technologies are changing the way we speak, write, and communicate. Will language be richer or poorer for it?
March 28, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join New America, Code for America, and Civic Hall to learn more about career opportunities in public interest technology.
March 23, 2017
A new book teaches us how to take risks, make extreme choices, and be our best selves—at the office and at home.
March 21, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
What happens when a democratically elected leader evolves into an authoritarian ruler?
March 15, 2017
Who controls water rights in California — and at what cost?