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June 2019

Solidarity with 10 Years of Honduran Resistance

June 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
St. Stephen’s Church, 1525 Newton St NW
Washington, DC United States
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Come to for a fundraiser with local music, a panel discussion, and food commemoratting 10 years of Honduran resistance against the US backed coup.

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Film: HERO: Inspired by the Extraordinary Life & Times of Mr. Ulric Cross

June 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center, 8633 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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IPS partners with CaribbeanTales for the opening film of the DC Caribbean FilmFest about a lesser known revolutionary who followed the call of history and joined the independence movements sweeping Africa.

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March 2019

Brown Bag: Activists & Poets Against Walls

March 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Institute for Policy Studies, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
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A multimedia presentation by Allyson Duarte & Emmy Pérez as part of "What Is It, Then, Between Us?: Poetry& Democracy," an annualprogramming initiativeof the Poetry Coalition.

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Arts Event: Next Stop: North Korea

March 1 @ 8:00 am - March 24 @ 5:00 pm
District of Columbia Arts Center, 2438 18th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009
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$20

John Feffer’s next solo show brings us in-country insights into that shuttered country.

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December 2018

IPS Holiday Party 2018

December 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Institute for Policy Studies, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
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Join IPS for food, beverages, great music, our annual holiday skit, a raffle of wonderful items, and a gathering of positive and progressive people.

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October 2018

The 8th Annual DC Palestinian Film and Arts Festival

October 2, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - October 7, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Various Venues Around Washington DC Washington, DC 20036 United States + Google Map

The Institute for Policy Studies joins this unique showcase of the work of Palestinian filmmakers and artists for audiences in Washington, DC Metropolitan area.

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September 2018

Sheridan Circle Memorial Service 2018

September 23, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Institute for Policy Studies, 1301 Connecticut Avenue NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
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Sheridan Circle Annual Memorial Service

Please join us to remember two advocates of equality and justice, Orlando Letelier and Ronni Karpen Moffitt, colleagues at the Institute for Policy Studies who were assassinated on this site in 1976 by agents of the Pinochet dictatorship.

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Concert: Through the Wall, Trova Music and Soul from Latin America

September 21, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave
Takoma Park, MD United States
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Join us in this great concert to support our community of immigrants and against the separation of families at the Southern border! Patricio Zamorano and his Band: Juan Maldonado, Hernaldo Hernández, César Guarcax, and Xavier Bure.

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July 2018

Palestinian Self-Representation and Why It Matters

July 21, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Love + Solidarity Collective, 439 Park Road NW
Washington, DC 20010
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$5 – $100

A Jewish Voice for Peace DC fundraiser for the DC Palestinian Film & Arts Festival, delving into the importance and the power dynamics inherent in storytelling.

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June 2018

Book Event: Hip Hop in Africa

June 20, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sankofa Video, Books & Cafe, 2714 Georgia Avenue, NW
Washington, DC United States
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Come out for this talk and book signing with Msia Clark about the use of hip-hop in protest, both as a means of articulating social problems and as a tool for mobilizing listeners around those problems.

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April 2018

Film: Black Cop

April 23, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
RISE Demonstration Center, 2730 Martin Luther King Jr Ave. SE
Washington, DC 20032
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A DC premiere movie that is an intense and timely political satire that provocatively takes on issues of race, class and power, followed by popular education style interaction with attendees.

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Split This Rock Poetry Festival 2018

April 19, 2018 @ 9:30 am - April 22, 2018 @ 2:00 am
National Housing Center (NHC), 1201 15th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005
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Join one of IPS’s closest allies, Split This Rock, for a three-day festival celebrating 10 years of poetry, witness, and resistance, featuring some of the most visionary voices of our time.

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January 2018

Poetry, Social Justice & Beer: A Reading & Conversation with Sarah Browning & Tope Folarin

January 25, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Institute for Policy Studies, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
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Come out for a book signing and discussion of the role poetry plays in movements for social change with drinks and light appetizers.

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Concert: The Winborne Singers

January 18, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Quaker Meeting House, 2111 Florida Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20008
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Join us for an evening of songs of resistance.

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December 2017

IPS Holiday Party 2017

December 14, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Institute for Policy Studies, 1301 Connecticut Avenue NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
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Come eat, drink, flip U.S. empire under Trump, and be entertained by the IPS public players’ 18th annual holiday skit.

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