Past Events

  • Brennan Center's Myrna Perez joins MSNBC's Rachel Maddow, Professor Samuel Issacharoff, and Professor Richard Pildes to discuss the election at NYU School of Law.

    Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 11:00am
  • Brennan Center's Larry Norden joins a post-screening Q&A of I Voted? led by Executive Producer Katie Couric.

    Friday, November 4, 2016 - 7:00pm
  • Nicole Austin-Hillery will moderate a panel of experts, including Lauren-Brooke Eisen, Senior Counsel in the Brennan Center's Justice Program, to discuss criminal justice fees and fines during the American Bar Association Criminal Justice Section's Fall Institute.

    Friday, November 4, 2016 - 10:15am to 11:45am
  • Join Brennan Center fellow Ciara Torres-Spelliscy to discuss the role of corporate money in politics and the upcoming election with New York Daily News' Alyssa Katz at Civic Hall.

    Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Join former New York City Public Advocate Mark Green and Brennan Center's Victoria Bassetti for a discussion of Green's new book and a behind-the-scenes take on the progressive movement.

    Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Join MSNBC's Zachary Roth and Brennan Center's Myrna Pérez, one of the nation's leading experts on voting rights, for a timely discussion about this exciting new book and implications for the 2016 election and beyond.

    Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Join panelists Daniel I. Weiner from the Brennan Center for Justice, Keith Reinhard from DDB Worldwide Chairman Emeritus, and Allen Rosenshine from BBDO Worldwide and Emeritus CEO, to find out how, if at all, the Citizens United ruling, decided over six years ago, is affecting the 2016 presidential election.

    Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 6:00pm
  • Join the Brennan Center for a timely discussion with David Daley about his exciting new book on how political operatives undermined American democracy and fundamentally altered the electoral map through redistricting.

    Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Join panelists Tomas Lopez from the Brennan Center for Justice, Janai Nelson from LDF, Francys Johnson from Georgia NAACP, and William Yeomans from Washington College of Law to learn more about challenges African-American and other people of color may face during the first presidential election in over 50 years without the full protections of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.

    Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
  • Nicole Austin-Hillery will discuss voting rights in the context of a presidential election year and the role of the media reporting on these issues during a panel at the National Association of Black Journalists’ inaugural Media Institute on Legal Affairs.

    Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 3:15pm to 4:30pm