Past Events

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Fighting for Jobs and Justice: The Way Forward

Please join the Center for American Progress for reflections from progressive leaders about how to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. in our work to protect civil rights and to build an economy that works for working people.

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A Conversation with Secretary John B. King, Jr.

Hear from Secretary of Education John B. King, Jr. about the importance of public education and what it means for the strength of the nation's democracy and economy.

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Ensuring Equality in 2017

The LGBT community experienced unprecedented attacks in the 2016 state legislative sessions, yet momentum toward full legal and lived equality continues to build.

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Ocean Governance in a New Administration

Please join the Center for American Progress and distinguished experts from government and the private sector for a discussion on the next chapter in U.S. ocean policy.

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The Populist Explosion

Join us for a discussion with author John B. Judis, one of America’s most respected political analysts, as he explains the importance of the populist movement that began in the United States in the 1890s and the politics of which have recurred on both sides of the Atlantic ever since.

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Strengthening U.S. Partnerships in the Middle East

During the past decade, the United States and its partners in the Middle East have undertaken numerous diplomatic, military, and intelligence efforts together to enhance regional stability and combat terrorist threats from groups such as Al Qaeda and the Islamic State. This experience has provided the United States and its regional partners many important lessons about the most effective ways to build partnerships.

Recalibrating U.S.-China Relations in Southeast Asia

More and more these days, Washington and Beijing often view their interactions in Southeast Asia through a competitive lens, leading to a potentially harmful dynamic in the region. Recognizing this reality, the Center for American Progress and the China Institutes for Contemporary International Relations engaged in a two-year joint research project to unearth areas of possible U.S.-China cooperation in Southeast Asia, including joint research trips to Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Myanmar, Singapore, and Vietnam.

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Debbie Allen on Arts and Lived Experience

Join the Center for American Progress, Debbie Allen, and a panel of community leaders and changemakers as they explore the real-life stories, advocacy, and efforts that inspire productions such as Freeze Frame, as well as policy recommendations that can help create change.

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U.S. Strategy in the Middle East

Please join the Center for American Progress and General Joseph L. Votel for a discussion on the current and future challenges and opportunities for U.S. strategy in the Middle East. Our distinguished guest will offer his regional assessment of the current security challenges and examine long-term strategic trends.

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