Emmanuel Saez, Gabriel Zucman, Lily Batchelder, Janet Gornick, and Paul Krugman
The Triumph of Injustice

October 23, 2019
Featuring Emmanuel Saez, Gabriel Zucman, Lily Batchelder, and Paul Krugman. Moderated by Janet Gornick.


Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole
Racism and Democracy

October 24, 2019
Featuring Jelani Cobb, Jessie Daniels, Mary Hooks, and Bitta Mostofi. Moderated by Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole.


USA depicted with flag
The New Conspiracism and the Assault on Democracy

November 20, 2019
The Irving Howe Memorial Lecture will feature Nancy L. Rosenblum.


Book cover - Capitalism, Alone; and Branko Milanovic
The Future of Global Capitalism

December 10, 2019
Branko Milanovic In conversation with Janet Gornick, James K. Galbraith, and Marshall Steinbaum.


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1112, 2019

Highlights from Last Night!

December 11, 2019|Events|

On December 10, 2019, Branko Milanovic, visiting presidential professor and senior scholar at the Stone Center for Socio-Economic Inequality at The Graduate Center, discussed his new book, Capitalism, Alone: The Future of the System That Rules the World, which explores the […]

412, 2019

Recap: Race and American Democracy

December 4, 2019|Events|

On October 24, 2019 a powerful group of speakers came to the Graduate Center for a panel on  “Racism and Democracy”. They spoke about the influence of ethnic bias and racism on US democracy. We heard how the […]

2111, 2019

Event Recap: Nancy L. Rosenblum on The New Conspiracism

November 21, 2019|Events|

Introduced by political theorist Michael WaltzerNancy L. Rosenblum, Harvard University Senator Joseph Clark Emerita Professor of Ethics in Politics and Government, gave the Irving Howe Memorial Lecture last night at The Graduate Center on November 20. She shared theories of her […]