• New America NYC Event
    Dec. 12, 2016

    A new film depicts how empathy and life skills, more than academics, give at-risk students command of their own futures.

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  • Family-Centered Social Policy and New America CA Event
    Dec. 13, 2016

    Join us for a conversation that will illuminate the ways we can create a democracy that is truly of, by and for all people, and families.

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  • Future Tense and New America NYC Event
    Dec. 14, 2016

    A new book by Tim Wu documents how the capture and resale of human attention has grown into the defining industry of our time.

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  • Future Tense Event
    Jan. 24, 2017

    Join Future Tense to explore the internet’s nationality, and the extent to which it’s an expression of American culture.

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Founded in 1999, New America is a think tank and civic enterprise committed to renewing American politics, prosperity, and purpose in the Digital Age. We generate big ideas, bridge the gap between technology and policy, and curate broad public conversation.