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December 2019

20th Anniversary of The WTO Protests

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Town Hall Seattle, 1119 Eighth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101 United States
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Join the Washington Fair Trade Coalition, IPS's Manuel Pérez Rocha, and community allies to mark the anniversary of the 1999 Battle in Seattle!

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The School to Prison Pipeline. What it is, Who it Impacts, How Communities can Work to End it

December 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gladys Noon Spellman Elementary School, 3324 64th Avenue
Cheverly, MD 20785
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Join this community discussion about the disturbing national trend where children are being funneled out of public schools and into the juvenile and criminal justice systems.

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November 2019

Conference: Waging Peace in Vietnam

November 11 @ 5:00 pm - November 15 @ 7:00 pm
George Washington University, Elliott School of International Affairs, 1957 E Street, NW Room 505
Washington, DC 20052 United States
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A week of activities with a book launch, documentary films, a Peace Poetry Open Mic and a day-long symposium bringing together historians and Vietnam Veteran war resisters, plus a re-enactment of the candlelight March Against Death mobilization of November 15, 1969.

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October 2019

UN Panel on Cutting Military Spending and Converting Militarized Economies

October 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
United Nations Headquarters, 405 East 42nd Street, Conference Room A
New York City, NY 10017 United States
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IPS Associate Fellow Miriam Pemberton will speak on “Lessons Learned From Conversion Movements” at a panel on “Rethinking Unconstrained Military Spending”.

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Panel: The Israeli Elections and their Impact on US/Israeli Relations

October 17 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
The Palestine Center, 2425 Virginia Ave NW
Washington, DC United States
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The Jerusalem Fund for Education and Community Development will convene a panel with IPS's Phyllis Bennis, and military, intelligence and foreign affairs analyst Mark Perry, moderated by Dr. Edmund Ghareeb.

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A New Multilateralism for Shared Prosperity: Achieving a Global Green New Deal

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cannon House Office Building, 27 Independence Ave SE, room 401
Washington, DC 20003 United States
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A briefing on: Geneva Principles for a Global Green New Deal, Reforming the Bretton Woods institutions to Support a Global Green New Deal, and the Green New Deal vs. Trump’s NAFTA Deal.

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September 2019

The Future of Water in El Salvador

September 4 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Oxfam America, 1101 17th Street, NW, Suite 1300
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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Join us for an informal conversation with Karen Ramírez from the Salvadoran Association of Humanitarian Aid (Pro-VIDA) Association and a leader in the National Alliance against Water Privatization in El Salvador.

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August 2019

Great Powers Competition in Africa and Beyond

August 17 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Festival Center, 1640 Columbia Road NW
Washington, DC United States
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Powerful presentations and discussion on the U.S. role in the "Great Power" competition in Africa and how it is a presage of further instability and exploitation on the African continent.

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Film: Undeterred

August 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Emergence Community Arts Collective, 733 Euclid Street NW
Washington, DC, 20001 United States
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IPS joins FICA-DC, BYP100, Sanctuary DMV, and La ColectiVA to host the DC premeire of Eva Lewis‘ film about a rural border town of Arivaca, Arizona resisting the repression of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and ICE.

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June 2019

US Restrictions on Travel To Cuba and May Day Report back

June 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St. Stephen’s Church, 1525 Newton St NW
Washington, DC United States
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Panel of D.C., Maryland, and Virginia participants in 2019 May Day Brigade to Cuba discussing Trump administration's travel ban and ratcheted up pressure on Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela.

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May 2019

We Know Who Caused Climate Change. How Do We Make Them Pay?

May 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Institute for Policy Studies, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
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A forum on Who is disproportionately responsible for climate and environmental destruction, who disproportionately pays the price, and the global movements to fight back.

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April 2019

Palestine & Social Justice: A Community Dialogue

April 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cedar Lane Unitarian Universalist Church, 9601 Cedar Ln
Bethesda, MD 20814
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A community discussion that will include background history of Palestine and Palestinians, US policy in the Middle East, its impact on Palestinian rights, what the different is and what's not about Trump's Middle East policy, and why we call Israeli policy towards the Palestinians "apartheid."

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Unpacking Netanyahu’s Reelection: Future Implications

April 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The National Press Club, 529 14th St. NW
Washington, DC 20045 United States
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IPS's Phyllis Bennis featured a panel about Trump support and recognizing Israel’s annexation and sovereignty over the West Bank and his Administration's long-awaited peace deal.

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The Resurgence of Public Ownership: A Transatlantic Exchange

April 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Institute for Policy Studies, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
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A discussion of the power and potential of public ownership over universal services, as a new wave of momentum in the US & UK confronts climate change and decades of neoliberal austerity measures.

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How Public Funding of Elections Saves Taxpayers $$$

April 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5th and K Busboys & Poets, 450 K Street NW
Washington, DC United States
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IPS's Justin Jacoby Smith and other panelists will unpack having our tax dollars work for a stronger democracy.

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