Past Events

  • To mark the beginning of National Hispanic Heritage month, join our panel of experts who ask why the Trump administration has been able to make and continue attacks on Latinos, and what, if anything can be done to push back effectively at this time of struggle.

    Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 12:00pm
  • Daniel Franklin
    Daniel Franklin, Executive Editor of The Economist and editor of the new book Megatech: Technology in 2050, and the Brennan Center for Justice’s Faiza Patel come together for a spirited discussion about the economy, democracy, and technology.
    Monday, September 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
  • Brennan Center's Natalie Tennant will participate in an all-day summit to explore ways to enhance civic participation and engagement in Kansas.

    Friday, September 8, 2017 - 9:30am
  • Brennan Center's Faiza Patel will join the Society for Terrorism Research at their 11th Annual International Conference in the NYU Kimmel Center of University Life for a panel discussion about the effectiveness of Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) programs in the United States. Caitlin Ambrozik (Cornell University) and Melissa Salyk-Virk (New York University) will join Ms. Patel on the panel.

    Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin-Hillery will be a panelist discussing the 2016-2017 Supreme Court docket, covering criminal law and voting rights cases.

    Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin-Hillery will join the ABA Center for Innovation and National Conference of Bar Presidents for a panel discussion examining the damaging effects on fine and fees in the criminal justice system in America, and the opportunities for fines and fees innovation, justice system funding, and procedural improvements.

    Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
  • Brennan Center's Faiza Patel will be participating on a panel at the 2017 Asian-American Journalist Association Convention covering how and why current media representation of Muslim Americans has fallen short, while outlining best-practice tips on providing appropriate context and resources that stand ready to help.

    Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 9:00am to 10:30am
  • Brennan Center's Nicole Austin-Hillery will moderate a "fireside chat" with The Honorable Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, focusing on her life in the law, the role of the attorneys as social justice engineers, the role of the Court and its impact on our Democracy with its current makeup. The event will be hosted by the Washington Council of Lawyers.

    Monday, July 24, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:30pm
  • First of its kind event highlights the troubling growth of female incarceration.

    Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 9:00am
  • Join the Brennan Center for Justice and other leading organizations in the fight for voting rights for a discussion on the tremendous momentum of this exciting reform.

    Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

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