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Thursday, April 02, 2020
When Crises Unleash Your Imagination

Online conversation held on April 2, 2020 to discuss how crises can unleash our imaginations:

Hosts included Ed Finn, ...

Thursday, April 02, 2020
Bringing Americans Home 2020

Having a son or daughter, husband or mother taken hostage or detained in a foreign land is one of the most frightening experiences imaginable. On April 2, The James W. Foley Legacy Foundation in...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Is Self-Quarantine the Fabled Future of Work?

Online discussion held Tuesday, March 31, 2020 to disucss how self-quarantines are showing us the future of work.

Hosted by Henry Grabar, ...

Thursday, March 26, 2020
Not Exactly the Best Time to Ration Kids’ (or Your) Screen Time?

Online conversation held Thursday, March 26, 2020 to discuss how COVID-19 is affecting how we limit and encourage screen time for our children:

Hosted by Dan Kois...

Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Free Speech Project: Confronting Viral Disinformation

The Coronavirus is a fast-spreading global crisis. Misinformation and rumors about the pandemic are a serious problem that could impact response efforts around the world. What are Facebook...

Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Running a University During a Pandemic

Online discussion held Tuesday, March 24, 2020 to discuss how colleges and universities are handling the pandemic:

Hosted by Torie Bosch, ...

Thursday, March 19, 2020
The Fate of Civil Liberties in National Crises

Discussion on Thursday, March 19, 2020 on how our civil liberties are affected by times of crisis:

Hosted by Mark Joseph Stern, Staff Writer, Slate; Jennifer Daskal, Professor and Faculty...

Thursday, March 05, 2020
Everything You Know about Shark Conservation is Wrong

Despite their fearsome reputation, sharks have more to fear from humans than we do from them. Sharks are some of the most threatened animals in the world, with rapid and alarming...

Tuesday, March 03, 2020
Coronavirus: What is it and how do we prepare for it?

Coronavirus, COVID-19, is rapidly spreading throughout the world and, as of this week, the outbreak has infected more than 80,000 people from 53 countries and growing. As cases spread and fears of...

Monday, February 24, 2020
Redefining Free Speech for the Digital Age

The internet has set us free. The internet will destroy our democracy. Both the utopian and apocalyptic hype share a common belief that there is something unprecedented about the...

Friday, February 21, 2020
Fred Kaplan, The Bomb: Presidents, Generals, and the Secret History of Nuclear War

In his new book, The Bomb: Presidents, Generals, and the Secret History of Nuclear War, Fred Kaplan takes us into the White House Situation Room, the Joint Chiefs of Staff’s “Tank” in the...

Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Lessons from the Yellow Vests, Grand Debates, and Citizen Assembly on Climate in France

Can citizen assemblies help overcome political gridlock and offer a route to effective national climate policies?

In France, rising diesel prices and a proposed gasoline tax to...