Upcoming Events

  • NBC's Katy Tur, author of Unbelievable: My Front-Row Seat to the Craziest Campaign in American History, joins the Brennan Center to reflect on her unexpected time in the spotlight and the fascinating, highly controversial world of the 2016 Trump Campaign.

    Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 6:00pm
  • The Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law will hold its annual benefit and awards dinner on November 16, 2017. This year's honorees will be Dan Schulman, President and Chief Executive Officer of PayPal, and the Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, II, National President of Repairers of the Breach and Senior Pastor, Greenleaf Christian Church.

    Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 6:30pm
  • Come to the Miami Book Fair on November 18 to hear Lauren-Brooke Eisen speak about her book Inside Private Prisons.

    Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 9:30am to 6:30pm
  • Speakers: Brennan Center Justice Program's Senior Counsel Lauren-Brooke Eisen, Yale Law professor James Forman, Jr. and American University Law professor Angela Davis

    Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 11:30am
  • Lauren-Brooke Eisen will be discussing her book Inside Private Prisons at Politics and Prose Bookstore on Sunday, November 19.

    Sunday, November 19, 2017 - 5:00pm


Past Events

  • Brennan Center’s Faiza Patel will be one of the featured speakers at the 2017 National Conference of the National Association of Muslim Lawyers in Chicago, IL.

    Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 9:30am
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin-Hillery will discuss voting rights and the continued disenfranchisement of voter across the nation. Specifically, she will address the importance and power of the 'ballot box' in American democracy and how fight efforts to undercut the fundamental right to vote. Additionally, she will examine the impact of the Shelby decision on the Voting Rights Act and potential solutions to restore protections loss under the High Court's ruling.

    Friday, October 13, 2017 - 9:00am to Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 5:00pm
  • Join the Brennan Center and New York Immigration Coalition for a discussion on extreme vetting, the Muslim ban, and the implications for American democracy and society.

    Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 6:00pm
  • Danielle Allen is a University Professor at Harvard University and the Director for the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics. A political theorist, she is widely known for her work on justice and citizenship in ancient Athens and modern America. Join Allen and the Brennan Center for a discussion on her latest book, Cuz, and the “new American story”—narcotics, gangs, the War on Drugs—and the impact of the criminal justice system on the African American community in the late twentieth century.
    Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 6:00pm
  • Brennan Center's Faiza Patel will be participating in a panel moderated by Patrick Eddington of the Cato Institute on the efficacy of Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Programs in the United States.

    Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm