Past Events

  • Join the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU Law School, New America, and the American Constitution Society for Law and Policy for a discussion about the future of democracy at home and abroad.
    Monday, November 6, 2017 - 11:45am
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin-Hillery will participate in a forum to discuss pressing issues impacting the right to vote in the United States, including voter suppression, gerrymandering/redistricting, and felony disenfranchisement.

    Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Jennifer Weiss-Wolf
    The Brennan Center's Jennifer Weiss-Wolf, author of Periods Gone Public, is joined by Congresswoman Grace Meng and Newsweek's Abigail Jones for a conversation on "menstrual equity."
    Monday, October 30, 2017 - 6:00pm
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin-Hillery will join experts to examine pressing issues impacting the right to vote in the United States, including voter suppression, gerrymandering/redistricting, and felony disenfranchisement.

    Friday, October 27, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
  • Brennan Center's Faiza Patel will be speaking on a panel at International Law Weekend at Fordham Law School in New York City.

    Friday, October 20, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin-Hillery will join experts to discuss the intersectionality of legal and political issues that precipitate persistent racial disparities in the United States. She will offer policy solutions that help promote social awareness and inform a greater understanding of the racial justice and empowerment movement.

    Friday, October 20, 2017 - 2:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Brennan Center's Tom Wolf will discuss voting rights and redistricting at Network for Responsible Public Policy's "Democracy Under Threat" at Fairleigh Dickinson University.

    Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 7:30pm
  • Ganesh Sitaraman

    Dive in to this lively dialogue about economics, history, philosophy, law, and politics with Ganesh Sitaraman, author of The Crisis of the Middle-Class Constitution. He makes a compelling case that inequality is more than just a moral or economic problem; it threatens the very core of our American constitutional system.

    Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:00pm
  • John Dean served as White House Counsel. His riveting testimony helped bring down the president. Elizabeth Holtzman, then the youngest woman ever elected to Congress, was a member of the House Judiciary Committee, which voted to impeach. Unpack what happened during Watergate and how it changed American politics with two of the main players from the era, and discuss what lessons we can draw for addressing abuse in politics today.

    Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:00pm
  • 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

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