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NEW AMERICA NYC
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.


NEW AMERICA NYC
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.


NEW AMERICA NYC
Trans Youth

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


NEW AMERICA NYC
Step

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


EDUCATION POLICY
Reunion and Summer Roundup

POLITICAL REFORM
Anne Applebaum

Anne Applebaum talks about how authoritarians take power, the threat of social media, and the first six months of Trump's presidency.


CYBERSECURITY INITIATIVE
The Pitfalls of Germany’s New Hate Speech Law

NEW AMERICA NYC
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.


POLITICAL REFORM
George Packer

Yascha Mounk talks to George Packer about why none of the dominant narratives of American identity can bind us together.


NEW AMERICA NYC
Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press

A conversation with media and legal experts on the perils—and the responsibilities—of the free press in an age of alternative facts.


POLITICAL REFORM
Mark Blyth

Yascha Mounk talks to Mark Blyth about the economic drivers of populism, how to create a more equal society, and failures of the Eurozone.


NEW AMERICA NYC
I Was Told to Come Alone

In Mekhennet's new memoir, I Was Told To Come Alone, she journeys behind the lines of jihad.