News and Upcoming Events
September 23rd, 2014
Howard Zinn’s Marx in Soho
Karl Marx launches into a passionate, funny and moving defense of his life and political ideas in Howard Zinn’s brilliant, timely play, Marx in Soho. This 70-minute production challenges its audience to consider the issues of Peace and Social Justice. The play is an introduction to Marx’s life, his analysis of society, and his passion for radical change. Marx uses current news and events to show how his ideas still resonate.
October 1st, 2014
Modi’s India: New Challenges and New Opportunities
In April-May 2014, a record number of Indians participated in the world’s largest democratic exercise. It was a historic win for Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)– and a crushing defeat for the Congress Party. Join the Brookings Institute’s Bruce Riedel and Tanvi Madan for a discussion of India’s recent elections and the challenges it poses for US policy in the region.
October 14th, 2014
A talk by political strategist, civil rights activist David Mixner
Author, political strategist, civil rights activist and public affairs advisor David Mixner blogs on his passions: progressive politics, foreign policy, LGBT rights and wildlife advocacy.
October 22nd, 2014
Is There a War on Women?
The Goldstein Program’s Women in Public Affairs initiative presents a faculty roundtable discussion on the “War on Women” narrative.