Past Events

  • Join the Brennan Center in celebrating the release of President Michael Waldman's new and exciting book.

    Monday, February 29, 2016 - 6:00pm
  • Alicia Bannon, a senior counsel in the Democracy Program, is speaking at a film screening hosted by the Impact Center for Public Interest Law and the Center for Justice and Democracy at New York Law School.

    Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 12:45pm
  • Nicole Austin-Hillery will participate in a webinar as part of the ABA's two-part series America Votes! to address current issues facing the electoral process such as voter fraud and voter identification as suppression.

    Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 1:00pm
  • The Brennan Center will host a book talk with Professor and Dean Emeritus of NYU School of Law, Richard L. Revesz, discussing his new book, Struggling for Air: Power Plants and the "War on Coal."

    Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 6:00pm
  • Nicole Austin-Hillery will speak on the relationship between civil rights and campaign finance at Grinnell College during the Rosenfield Program in Public Affairs, International Relations, and Human Rights' Symposium on Campaign Finance.

    Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 4:00pm
  • Nicole Austin-Hillery will participate in a panel led by the Alliance for Justice President, Nan Aron, to discuss key cases in the Supreme Court’s 2015-2016 term. Speakers will explore the issues at stake in these cases, including a segment on criminal justice and the death penalty, and why the Court matters to us all.

    Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 12:15pm
  • The Brennan Center will host a book talk featuring Professor Richard Hasen and his new book, Plutocrats United: Campaign Money, the Supreme Court, and the Distortion of American Elections.

    Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 6:00pm
  • The Brennan Center will host a conversation with Ray La Raja and Brian Schaffner, authors of When Purists Prevail: Campaign Finance and Political Polarization.

    Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 12:00pm
  • The Brennan Center will host a discussion about a case that will soon be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court, Evenwel v. Texas. Experts will discuss the political implications of the case, the tremendous impact it could have on the Latino community, and how other recent Supreme Court cases could fundamentally reshape the redistricting landscape.

    Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 12:00pm
  • Rachel Levinson-Waldman will moderate a discussion at New America's Open Technology Institute on the current state of the body camera and police technology field. Experts will discuss recent policy developments, innovative new research, and current advocacy efforts, taking stock of the present and mapping out potential future steps.

    Wednesday, December 2, 2015 - 4:30pm