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February 2015
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DCIFF: The Other Barrio

February 26 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Jack Morton Auditorium,
805 21st St NW, Washington, DC, 20052
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IPS partners with DCIFF on a film based on a short story of the same name by San Francisco poet laureate Alejandro Murguía, followed by a discussion of it’s relationship to DC gentrification.

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Film: American Denial

February 22 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Busboys & Poets – 14th & V,
2021 14th Street NW, Washington, DC United States
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An IPS and Community Cinema [DC] preview of a film that uses research footage, newsreels, home movies, and modern short films to expose some of the potential underlying causes that continue to affect implicit racial biases inherent in American institutions.

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Conference: Malcolm X and Human Rights

February 21 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Howard University Armor J. Blackburn Center,
2400 Sixth Street, NW, Washington, 20059 United States
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The Institute for Policy Studies’ Netfa Freeman moderates a session of the “Malcolm X Black Power Conference” that highlights the international struggle for reparations on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Malcolm X.

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The Social Role of The Arts

February 19 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Busboys & Poets – 14th & V,
2021 14th Street NW, Washington, DC United States
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The Institute for Policy Studies, CHIME and Busboys & Poets invite you to a new monthly lunchtime series starting with “Bernice Johnson Reagon: The Voice Of Freedom” presented By E. Ethelbert Miller.

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Film: She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry

February 15 @ 7:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Landmark E Street Cinema,
555 11th Street, N.W., Washington, DC United States
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Institute for Policy Studies is proud to co-sponsor a Sunday evening screening of “She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry,” a new film that takes a provocative look at the birth of the women’s liberation movement between 1966 and 1971.

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Celebration in D.C. for The Return of The Cuban 5

February 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Festival Center,
1640 Columbia Road, NW, Washington, DC United States
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The Institute for Policy Studies joins with the International Committee for the Freedom of the Cuban 5 to Raise Up A New Era in U.S. Cuba Relations.

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Author Event: The Age of Dignity

February 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Busboys & Poets – 14th & V,
2021 14th Street NW, Washington, DC United States
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IPS proudly co-sponsors the celebration and book signing of Ai-jen Poo’s newly released book on “Preparing for the Elder Boom in a Changing America.”

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Future of U.S. Rail

February 3 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Corporation for Enterprise Development,
1200 G Street, NW Suite 400, Washington, DC, 20005
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IPS’ New Economy Working Group co-sponsor a technical symposium on electrification, transmission, track speeds, financing and their prospects for movement building and infrastructure for the future of transport.

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Probation, Parole, Criminal Record: The Collateral Consequences of Being Imprisoned

February 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
UDC David A. Clarke School of Law,
4200 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC United States
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The Institute for Policy studies joins UDC David A. Clarke School of Law to bring you another look at the Prison Industrial Complex and the way it extends into our communities.

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January 2015

Brown Bag: Beyond Survival

January 26 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
AFL-CIO Headquarters,
815 16th Street, NW, room 7012, Washington, DC United States
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As a member of the National Domestic Workers Alliance, IPS’ Global Economy project will launch a new campaign report for organizing to end human trafficking of domestic workers.

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