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Oct
5
2016
Cops and Community: Innovations Around Policing

Join community leaders, activists, police, and scholars as they share ideas for finding solutions to the violence, tension, and mistrust that exists between cops and the community.

Location:

BRIC House Ballroom, 647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217

Sep
26
2016
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Book Launch—Five Ideas to Fight For: How Our Freedom Is Under Threat and Why It Matters (audio)(video)
Leading human rights lawyer Anthony Lester discusses his new book, which presents a powerful account of what’s needed to protect our hard-won rights and freedoms.
Sep
22
2016
Can Universal Basic Income Eradicate Poverty?

Andy Stern discusses his recently published book, which investigates the current and projected state of the labor economy as emerging technologies push us toward a future with fewer overall jobs.

Location:

Reginald F. Lewis Museum, 830 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21202

Sep
19
2016
Reception for Ebola Through the Lens

Join us at the Open Society Foundations office for a reception for the photography exhibit Ebola Through the Lens in advance of its New York debut at Photoville.

Sep
14
2016
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Book Launch: How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything (audio)(video)

Rosa Brooks discusses her new book, which examines what happens when the ancient boundary between war and peace is erased.

Sep
12
2016
Why Transformation Is Taking Such a Long Time in India and the Role that Art Can Play (audio)

How artists, environmentalists, conservationists, and political actors are contributing to the revitalization of the city of Varanasi.

Jul
27
2016
Book Launch: The End of White Christian America (video)

A discussion of a new book exploring how demographic shifts are changing America.

Jul
25
2016
Roundtable with Finalists for Executive Secretary of Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (video)

As the Inter-American Commission prepared to elect a new executive secretary, this roundtable offered a rare opportunity to hear from the candidates themselves and engage in a moderated discussion with civil society.

Jul
25
2016
Finalistas al Cargo de Secretario(a) Ejecutivo(a) de Comisión Interamericana de Derechos Humanos (video)

Mientras la Comisión Interamericana se preparaba para elegir a su nuevo Secretario Ejecutivo, esas charlas presentaron una oportunidad de escuchar a los candidato(a)s y de participar en una discusión con la sociedad civil.

Jul
14
2016
Fueling Economic Advancement and Empowerment Through Land Rights (audio)

This discussion examines the importance of land rights to open society priorities, how land rights create a foundation for other interventions, and the opportunities and challenges facing a growing land rights movement.

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