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September 2019

Book Event: Living and Dying on the Factory Floor

September 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Institute for Policy Studies, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
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David Ranney discusses his book, Living and Dying on the Factory Floor, which includes discussions on the nature of work; racism, race, and class; the use of immigration policy for social control; and our ability to create a just society.

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Book Release: Tope Folarin’s A Particular Kind of Black Man

September 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5th and K Busboys & Poets, 450 K Street NW
Washington, DC United States
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Come hear from the writer himself about this blend of autobiographical and fictional elements telling the story of a first-generation Nigerian-American growing up in the US and get your signed copy.

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July 2019

Noura’s Justice for Some at Politics and Prose

July 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Politics and Prose at the Wharf, 70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
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A talk and book signing around IPS boardmember Noura Erakat's fresh analysis of the Israeli-Palestinian struggle and how the effect of law depends on the political intervention of people and states.

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June 2019

Book Release: Noura Erakat’s Justice for Some

June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5th and K Busboys & Poets, 450 K Street NW
Washington, DC United States
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IPS honors World Refugee Day with a reception and book signing for our board member Noura Eraka and her newly published book on "Law and the Question of Palestine."

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March 2019

Book Event: Timothy A. Wise for Eating Tomorrow

March 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Busboys & Poets – 14th & V, 2021 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009
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A talk and book signing about the vital issue of "Agribusiness, Family Farmers, and the Battle for the Future of Food."

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February 2019

War with Russia?: Stephen Cohen in conversation with Katrina vanden Heuvel

February 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Busboys & Poets – 14th & V, 2021 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009
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IPS Board member and editor and publisher of The Nation, Katrina vanden Heuvel will lead a discussion with Professor Emeritus of Politics at Princeton, Stephen F. Cohen is about who is right and are we living in a time of unprecedented perils at home and abroad?

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January 2019

Author Event: The Inner Level with Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett

January 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Economic Policy Institute, 1225 Eye Street, NW Suite 600
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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The DC stop of the U.S. tour and book signing on "How More Equal Societies Reduce Stress, Restore Sanity and Improve Everyone's Well-Being."

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Frostlands: Author Talk with John Feffer – Wash. DC

January 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Potter’s House, 1658 Columbia Rd NW
Washington, DC United States
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Join us to discuss "Book Two of the Splinterlands Series" that Ariel Dorfman calls "a cautionary journey into a future planetary collapse."

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December 2018

Postponed UFN: Frostlands: Author Talk with John Feffer – Baltimore

December 5, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Red Emma’s Bookstore Coffeehouse, 1225 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201 United States
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Red Emma's hosts a discussion of "Book Two of the Splinterlands Series" that Ariel Dorfman calls "a cautionary journey into a future planetary collapse."

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October 2018

The Summer Institute: Chuck Collins – Buffalo, NY

October 16, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Arthur O. Eve U.B. Educational Opportunity Center, 555 Ellicott Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
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The Summer Institute for Human Rights and Genocidal Studies of Bullafo is proud to present an evening with IPS's Chuck Collins.

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Thrive! Living Wage Coaltion & Reversing Inequality in Colorado

October 4, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - October 6, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
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IPS Inequality expert Chuck Collins makes the rounds in Colorado for three public events on reversing ineqauliy.

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September 2018

A Bedford Lyceum: A Conversation with Chuck Collins

September 9, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
First Parish Unitarian Universalist Bedford, 75 The Great Rd
Bedford, MA 01730
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Author and expert on the growing dangers of income inequality on the US, Chuck Collins will be discussing and signing his recent book, “Born on Third Base."

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July 2018

Author Events: The Case for a Maximum Wage

July 24, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Various Venues Around Washington DC Washington, DC 20036 United States + Google Map

Deep digging discussions and book signing with IPS analyst Sam Pizzigati about his book on how egalitarians worldwide are demonstrating that fair income ratios between rich and poor could be both economically viable and politically practical.

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June 2018

Author Event: Squeezed: Why Our Families Can’t Afford America

June 29, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Politics & Prose, 5015 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC United States
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Author Alissa Quart, in conversation with author and IPS board member Barbara Ehrenreich will will discuss and sign her new book that "anatomizes the middle class’s fall while also offering solutions and hope."

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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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