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2020: Gender, Race, Suffrage, and Citizenship

The Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute, in collaboration with the Women and Gender Studies department at Hunter College, invite you to a two-... Read more
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RESCHEDULED: Phenomenal Women Series – Hope Juxtaposed with Despair: Risk and Resilience among Women and Girls in the Rohingya Refugee Crisis

Posted on November 20th, 2018 · Posted in Public Programs, Special Projects and Conferences
*** This event has been rescheduled for February 28, 2019 ***  The Rohingya are a Muslim ethnic minority who have lived in Myanmar for centuries. The Rohingya have been targeted by the... Read more

The Inaugural McNickle Lecture on Integrity in Government

Posted on October 3rd, 2018 · Posted in Public Programs, Special Projects and Conferences
Please join us at Roosevelt House as we proudly present the inaugural McNickle Lecture on Integrity in Government, featuring Nicholas Confessore, political and investigative reporter at The New York Times a... Read more
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The Inaugural David Dubinsky Labor Lecture – Randi Weingarten & Steven Greenhouse on The Future for Labor after the Supreme Court’s Janus Decision

Posted on October 1st, 2018 · Posted in Public Programs, Special Projects and Conferences
Roosevelt House is delighted to host the inaugural David Dubinsky Labor Lecture, named in memory of the legendary American labor leader (1892-1982) who served for decades as president of the powerful International Ladies Garment Workers Union (ILGWU... Read more
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David A. Kaplan – The Most Dangerous Branch: Inside the Supreme Court’s Assault on the Constitution

Posted on September 27th, 2018 · Posted in Book Discussions, Public Programs, Special Projects and Conferences
**This event is sold out. Please tune in to the program on Livestream.**Roosevelt House presents another special evening devoted to the Supreme Court in American life, coinciding with the opening of the Court's new session. Dav... Read more

Learning from Finland: Bringing the Sitra Lifestyle Test to NYC

Posted on September 21st, 2018 · Posted in Public Programs, Special Projects and Conferences
Finland leads the world in thinking how a truly sustainable future can be achieved.  The Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra is driving much of the new thinking in Finnish society, and we're glad to have Aarne Granlund, P... Read more

The Inner Lives of Passively Suicidal Americans: Why Racism isn’t Just Bad for Black People

Posted on September 20th, 2018 · Posted in Public Programs, Special Projects and Conferences
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Akhil Reed Amar – Filling the Court: From Midnight Judges to Court Packing to Garland, Gorsuch, and Kavanaugh

Posted on September 12th, 2018 · Posted in Public Programs, Special Projects and Conferences
Please join us for the inaugural event of Roosevelt House's fall speaker series, "Filling the Court: From Midnight Judges to Court Packing to Garland, Gorsuch, and Kavanaugh," a talk by Akhil Reed Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and... Read more
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#MeToo and Epistemic Injustice

Posted on September 12th, 2018 · Posted in Faculty Public Programs, Public Programs, Special Projects and Conferences
The CUNY Graduate Center Advanced Research Collaborative (ARC), the Center of the Humanities, and the Philosophy Program present and interdisciplinary conference on #MeToo and Epistemic Injustice. Over the past year, the #MeToo movement has forced i... Read more

An Evening of Arts and Activism to End Child Sex Trafficking

Posted on April 26th, 2018 · Posted in Public Programs, Special Projects and Conferences
The Eva Kastan Grove Fellowship Program at Hunter Colleg... Read more