Upcoming Events

  • Faiza Patel will join other national security experts on Friday, October 24 at 9:00 am at Fordham University to discuss the intersection of U.S. surveillance and human rights.

    Friday, October 24, 2014 - 9:00am
  • Join Faiza Patel, former NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly and former Attorney General Michael Mukaesy for a post-screening discussion of the film Zero Dark Thirty

    Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 7:00pm
  • The Brennan Center will host a discussion featuring historian Heather Richardson about her new book, To Make Men Free: A History of the Republican Party

    Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 6:00pm
  • Join state supreme court justices, law professors, and leading law experts as they explore the issue of judicial partiality and the state of recusal reform five years after Caperton v. Massey.

    Friday, November 14, 2014 - 9:00am
  • The Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law will hold its annual benefit and awards dinner. This year's honorees are Brad Smith, Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Microsoft, and Zachary W. Carter, Corporation Counsel for the City of New York.

    Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 6:00pm

Past Events

  • Dean Martha Minow will present Part I of the 2014-2015 Jorde Symposium at Berkeley Law School, discussing what place forgiveness has—and should have—in a formal legal system.

    Monday, October 20, 2014 - 4:30pm
  • Elizabeth Goitein and Faiza Patel will discuss the new world of domestic surveillance at Berkeley Law's "Next 50 Years" Ruth Chance Lecture Series.

    Monday, October 20, 2014 - 1:00pm
  • The Brennan Center will host a panel discussion about the state of voting for the Latino community in 2014. What can Latinos around the country expect when they head to the polls this November? Speakers will include the National Institute for Latino Policy's Angelo Falcon, the NALEO Educational Fund's Julissa Gutierrez, Dominicanos USA's Jorge Mursuli, and the Brennan Center's Myrna Perez.

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 6:00pm
  • Please join the Brennan Center and Mother Jones on Tuesday, October 14 for a pre-election primer on the state of our democracy

    Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 6:00pm
  • Brennan Center President Michael Waldman will join Chief Judge Robert A. Katzmann to discusses Judge Katzmann's new book, Judging Statutes, in which he argues that our constitutional system charges Congress with enacting laws; therefore, how Congress makes its purposes known through both the laws and reliable accompanying materials should be respected.

    Monday, October 6, 2014 - 6:00pm