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April 2021

The Wealth Hoarders by Chuck Collins – Phoenix Books via Zoom

April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Online (Eastern time)

IPS’s Chuck Collins discusses his new book, a shocking exposé of the insidious machinery of inequality is essential reading for anyone wanting the inside story of our age of plutocratic plunder and stashed cash.

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The Wealth Hoarders with Busboys and Poets

April 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Online (Eastern time)

IPS, Busboys and Friends hosts another virtual dinner party for special guests Chuck Collins, author of his new book on "How Billionaires Pay Millions to Hide Trillions", with Busboys and Poets CEO and Founder, Andy Shallal as master of ceremonies.

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The Water Defenders with Busboys and Poets

April 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Online (Eastern time)

Busboys and Friends: A Virtual Dinner Party for special guests Robin Broad and John Cavanagh, authors of their new book on "How Ordinary People Saved A Country From Corporate Greed", hosted by CEO and Founder, Andy Shallal.

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March 2021

Conversation and Book Launch Webinar: The Wealth Hoarders

March 31 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Online Webinar

The Equality Trust, Cambridge Commons and My Fair London invite you to an event with Chuck Collins, Director of IPS’ program Inequality & the Common Good to discuss his latest book, about how the elite control of the wealth economy.

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The Water Defenders: A SIS-OR Book Event

March 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Online (Eastern time)

Join Co-Authors Robin Broad, SIS, Professor and John Cavanagh, Institute for Policy Studies (IPS), Director
for a discussion on their new book unspooling an untold story replete with corporate greed, a transnational lawsuit at a secretive World Bank tribunal, violent threats, murders, and—surprisingly—victory.

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December 2020

Book Talk: The History of The USA in Eritrea

December 10, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Online Zoom Event

A discussion about the book unveiling US history in Eritrea from various vantage points, subject matter that very little is written about by someone who grew up feeling the repercussions of US actions in the region.

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November 2020

Why The World Needs a Pandemic Pivot

November 16, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Online Zoom Event

A conversation about what it will take to execute a pandemic pivot with five people involved in this book project giving both a sobering analysis of the present moment and a hopeful cry on behalf of the power inherent in a global, people-oriented response to the pandemic.

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October 2020

America’s Wars on Democracy in Rwanda and DR Congo

October 23, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Online Zoom Event

For Breaking the Silence Congo Week, IPS joins Friends of the Congo to host Justin Podur for an in depth discussion on the US role in dismantling democracy in the Great Lakes Region of Africa with a focus on Professor Podur's recent book.

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Virtual Book Talk: ReTargeting Iran

October 6, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Online Zoom Event

A discussion with David Barsamian, Nader Hashemi, and Trita Parsi, moderated by Phyllis Bennis about the dangers of the current US escalation trajectory against Iran, the impact of the US elections, and whether or not Washington and Tehran can find a diplomatic solution.

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June 2020

Online Book Event: Ending the Climate Emergency While We Still Can

June 4, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Online Zoom Event

Author Stan Cox, in conversation with Prof Lisi Krall, will discuss prospects for a Green New Deal, the impact of the current coronavirus pandemic, and what it will take to address climate change in a sustainable manner.

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May 2020

A Zoom Discussion with Interlink Publishing Authors

May 28, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Webinar

IPS Fellow Phyllis Bennis is among writers published by Interlink Books to discuss how the public, media, and even policy discourse is changing on Palestine and Israel, and the role of books in that shift.

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February 2020

A Particular Kind of Black Man: Author Talk

February 29, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Library, 3160 16th St NW
Washington, DC United States
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Nigerian-American DC-based Prize-Winning Writer, Tope Folarin will talk about his novel and its background in his own experience.

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Book Events: Prejudential: Black America and the Presidents

February 15, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - February 16, 2020 @ 6:30 pm
Various DC Venues Listed Washington, DC United States + Google Map

Join us Black History Month, Presidents Day weekend for the DC book launch, talks and book signings with Margaret Kimberley who examines the condition of black America through the attitudes and actions of the highest elected official in the country.

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November 2019

Book Launch for David Kamens’ New American Creed

November 18, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
East City Bookshop, 645 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE #100
Washington, DC 20003
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IPS New Internationalism project and East City Bookshop welcomes local author David Kamens with his new book about "The Eclipse of Citizenship and Rise of Populism."

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Author Event: Whose Water Is it Anyway

November 12, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Wallace Global Fund, 2040 S Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009
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Join bestselling author and activist Maude Barlow for a talk and book signing of her latest book that explores taking water protection into public hands and how the Blue Communities Project gives people tools they can use to protect water.

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