Upcoming Events

  • The Brennan Center will host a conversation featuring former Church Committee Chief Counsel Frederick A.O. Schwarz, Jr. and Fellow Michael German, examining current intelligence oversight controls and how structures put in place four decades ago by the Church Committee could be reformed to better check intelligence abuse.

    Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 12:00pm
  • Faiza Patel will participate in a panel discussion on pretrial considerations in civilian terrorism co-sponsored by Georgetown Law School's Center on National Security and the Law and the Journal of National Security Law and Policy.

    Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 9:15am
  • The Brennan Center will host a panel discussion exploring whether there is a place for big data in counterterrorism and law enforcement.

    Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 12:00pm

Past Events

  • DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER, TONIGHT'S EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED.
    We apologize for any inconvenience, and will be in touch soon with a new date.

    The Brennan Center will host a panel discussion to discuss the state of money in politics in the wake of the fifth anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court case, Citizens United v. FEC. Experts and insiders will take stock of the current campaign finance reform climate as well as explore possible paths for reform.

    Monday, January 26, 2015 - 6:00pm
  • The Brennan Center will moderate a congressional briefing hosted by Rep. Mike Honda (D-CA 17), featuring the Chair of the Federal Election Commission and top election regulators in Connecticut and Maryland, who will discuss the challenges of preventing corruption and suggest ideas for the path forward.

    Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 10:00am
  • Liza Goitein will participate in Northwestern University's 11th annual conference on human rights in the digital age.

    Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 5:15pm to Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 5:15pm
  • The Brennan Center will host a book talk with Scott Horton, discussing his latest book, Lords of Secrecy: The National Security Elite and America's Stealth Warfare.

    Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 12:00pm
  • Eight major money in politics organizations will come together for the first time ever to jointly release each group's independent research on the role of money in the 2014 midterm elections, with particular emphasis on the effects of 2010’s Citizens United v. FEC.

    Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 9:30am