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Mar
28
2017
Public Health in a Populist Moment (video)

A live-streamed panel discussion on how right-wing populist politics are shaping the debate about public health.

Mar
23
2017
New Models to Combat Impunity in Latin America: The Experiences of Guatemala, Mexico, and Honduras

This discussion will identify both common challenges and lessons learned regarding efforts to draw on international support in the battle against impunity in three Latin American countries.

Location:

Inter-American Dialogue, 1155 15th Street, NW, Suite 800, Washington, D.C. 20005

Mar
22
2017
Talking about Race—Civil Rights in the Trump Era: Lessons from History

Taylor Branch, author and Open Society Institute Baltimore Advisory Board member, discusses what today's activists can learn from the African-American-led freedom movement of the 1950s and '60s.

Location:

University of Baltimore Moot Court Room, 1401 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21201

Mar
22
2017
Book Launch: El Tiempo de Ayotzinapa

Carlos Beristain discusses his account of the international effort to support Mexico's investigation into the forced disappearance of 43 students in the state of Guerrero in September 2014.

Location:

Washington Office on Latin America, 1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 400 Washington, D.C. 20009

Mar
20
2017
Film Screening and Q&A—Benedicto

A new documentary explores the Guatemalan army's role in atrocity crimes committed during the country's internal conflict, as seen through the eyes of former army commander Benedicto Lucas García.

Mar
16
2017
State Surveillance and the Visual Landscape of War

Tomas van Houtryve discusses his work presented as part of Watching You, Watching Me, the 22nd edition of the Documentary Photography Project's Moving Walls exhibition.

Location:

Museum für Fotografie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Jebensstraße 2, 10623 Berlin, Germany

Mar
7
2017
Talking About Race: A Screening and Discussion of 13th

Open Society Institute–Baltimore and the Office of the Public Defender host a free screening and discussion of Ava DuVernay's documentary, 13th, which looks at racial disparities in the criminal justice system.

Location:

University of Baltimore Moot Court Room, 1420 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21217

Feb
27
2017
Book Launch: Assassination of a Saint

Matt Eisenbrandt joins a panel of experts to discuss his new book, which tells the story of the investigation into the killing of Archbishop Óscar Romero.

Feb
19
2017
Watching You, Watching Me Exhibit in Berlin: Meet the Curators

Curators of three exhibitions in Berlin that explore the topic of surveillance and photography discuss the exhibitions’ research approaches, underlying concepts, and presentation forms.

Location:

Museum für Fotografie, Jebensstraße 2, 10623 Berlin, Germany

Feb
16
2017
Moving Walls 22 / Watching You, Watching Me Opening Reception in Berlin

The 22nd installation of Open Society Foundations' Moving Walls exhibition series opens in Berlin at the Museum für Fotografie.

Location:

Museum für Fotografie, Jebensstraße 2, 10623 Berlin, Germany

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