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.
An investigation of a power shift in American society that has implications for us all.
Join Barry Friedman, Sherrilyn Ifill, and Trymaine Lee for a conversation on how we can better police the police.
Join Future Tense in Washington, D.C., as we gather the experts who are reassessing how we understand, prevent, and treat cancer.
An interactive discussion about the disconnect between how advocates and social science researchers think about gender differentiation.
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.