Few journalists or scholars have seen these prisons firsthand―until now. Join Lauren-Brooke Eisen―senior counsel at the Brennan Center for Justice―for the launch of her new book, Inside Private Prisons, as she reflects on her unprecedented access to our nation’s private penal system and what she’s uncovered about these corporate prisons.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.