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Bending the Arc

A new film profiles the revolutionary plan of three young doctors to eradicate a global health crisis: train patients as healthcare workers.


Making Health Work

Many American workers are unwell, and it won't get better until we think of health as a driver of prosperity—not just a product of it.


500 Years

From a historic genocide trial to the ousting of a president, a new film tells a sweeping story of mounting Guatemala’s resistance.


The Quantum Spy

In The Quantum Spy, a new genre-bending thriller, New York Times bestselling author and Washington Post columnist David Ignatius tells the f


A Moonless, Starless Sky

Alexis Okeowo talks with Miriam Elder about her new book on extremism in Africa and the stories of the survivors—and resisters—of it.


Human Flow

A new film by iconic artist Ai Weiwei goes on a sweeping tour across 23 countries to document the global refugee crisis.


The Color of Money

In 1863, the black community owned less than one percent of total U.S. wealth. Today, that number has barely budged.


The End of Loyalty

In his new book, The End of Loyalty, Rick Wartzman chronicles the erosion of the relationship between American companies and their workers.


SOCIAL CINEMA @ NEW AMERICA
Abacus: Small Enough to Jail

We talked with the leaders of Abacus Federal Saving Bank, the only U.S bank to face criminal charges following the 2008 financial crisis.


Trans Youth

A more complex question is emerging about how early the medical transition begins for trans kids.


SOCIAL CINEMA @ NEW AMERICA
Step

A new documentary that follows the trials and triumphs of three Baltimore seniors and their step team


SOCIAL CINEMA @ NEW AMERICA
Whose Streets?

Three years after Michael Brown's death, a new film profiles the generation fighting not for their civil rights, but their right to live.