Upcoming Events

  • The Brennan Center will host a conversation with Betty Medsger, author of The Burglary: The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover's Secret FBI.

    Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 6:00pm
  • Join the Brennan Center and Demos for a discussion of McCutcheon and its impact on our democratic society and how real reform can be achieved to curb the corrupting influence of big money in elections and empower average voters.

    Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 8:30am
  • Amos Toh will participate in a Columbia Law School panel discussion on careers in national security law. The panel will be moderated by Professor Dan Richman, who previously worked at the US Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York.

    Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 12:00pm
  • Michael German will participate in a day-long conference sponsored by the UCLA Department of Political Science. The symposium will bring together thought leaders to discuss critical privacy and security issues presented by ever-evolving technologies.

    Friday, April 25, 2014 - 9:30am
  • The Brennan Center will host a conversation with Dean Obeidallah and Negin Farsad, co-directors of the documentary The Muslims are Coming! and Arun Kundnani, author of The Muslims Are Coming: Islamophobia, Extremism, and the Domestic War on Terror.

    Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 6:00pm

Past Events

  • Professor Cass Sunstein will present Part II of the 2013-2014 Jorde Symposium at New York University School of Law, discussing how regulatory agencies analyze the costs and benefits of public policies when those benefits are not easily quantifiable. The lecture will be followed by commentary from Professors Oren Bar-Gill, Richard Revesz, and Jeremy Waldron.

    Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 4:00pm
  • The Brennan Center for Justice and the Brademas Center for the Study of Congress will host a discussion with Clay Risen, editor for the New York Times and author of a new book looking at the historic passing of the Civil Rights Act.

    Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 6:00pm
  • Oliver Roeder will make a presentation at the 72nd annual conference of the Midwest Political Science Association, discussing his findings on the impact of mass incarceration on the nation's crime rate.

    Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 9:00am to Sunday, April 6, 2014 - 3:00pm
  • Join Alicia Bannon at Vanderbilt University as she examines the role of campaign contributions in judicial decision making.

    Friday, March 21, 2014 - 8:30am
  • The Brennan Center will co-sponsor a discussion with the Asian American Writers Workshop, featuring Arun Kundnani, author of The Muslims are Coming! and Fellow at the Open Society Foundation.

    Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 7:00pm