Brown Bag: Revolution In The Air

Brown Bag: Revolution In The Air

An intimate sit down with author Max Elbaum to discuss his book that is the first in-depth study of the long march of the US New Left after 1968 on, and a discussion of a then and now’ compare and contrast of what it might mean for today.

How the Left Changed (and Can Further Change) America

Join us for a brown bag lunch discussion with Michael Kazin, professor of history at Georgetown University, co-editor of Dissent Magazine, and author of the recent book American Dreamers: How the Left Changed a Nation. We’ll talk about how progressive movements have transformed the United States and what impact they continue to have through Occupy Wall Street and other efforts.

Hemispheric Hypocrisy

As Latin America’s leftward political shift grows deeper roots, U.S. influence over the region is declining.

Left-Right Alliance Against War?

The War Party dominates Washington. But antiwar movements on the left and the right have a historic opportunity to change the political map.


The Uruguayan writer Eduardo Galeano writes about foreign policy with the flair of a poet.