A lunchtime conversation about James Foreman Jr.'s acclaimed new book on race and criminal justice, which traces the zero-tolerance approach to crime and drugs back to some unlikely origins.
Sign up to receive updates about upcoming events.
The White House, Pentagon, State Department, and Congress have all supported increased assistance to foreign military forces as a key component of U.S. strategy, including for counterterrorism. Is it working?
Harsh Mander discusses the tension between economic liberalization and a rights-based approach to development and governance in India.
Philip Howard, professor of technology and international affairs, will present his latest book, Pax Technica: How the Internet of Things May Set Us Free or Lock Us Up, followed by an open discussion.
Watch and discuss a new documentary about six African grandmothers who, despite stigma and abuse, care for children orphaned by AIDS. In 2013 they traveled to Canada to give powerful testimony to a landmark people’s tribunal.
Open Society grantees discuss the context of racially charged troubles in Ferguson, Missouri, and current prospects for change.
Panelists discuss the latest edition of the European Integration Index for Eastern Partnership Countries.
This panel will present research demonstrating how the drug war particularly harms women, and will explore leveraging upcoming UN convenings to better promote and protect the human rights of women and families.
Representatives from the Media Legal Defence Initiative discuss its work defending journalists, bloggers, and independent media against legal threats.
Celebrating the publication of two important new books, this event highlights some of the latest research on school discipline and will present substantive solutions for the future.