Film: The Black Panthers: Vanguard of The Revolution

Film: The Black Panthers: Vanguard of The Revolution

An IPS and Indie Lens Pop-Up (formerly Community Cinema) preview screening about the turbulent 1960s when change was coming to America, the fault lines could no longer be ignored, and a new revolutionary culture emerged seeking to drastically transform the system.

Film: She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry

Film: She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry

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.

Book Event: This Light of Ours

Book Event: This Light of Ours

Institute for Policy Studies, with Teaching for Change bookstore and Busboys and Poets, welcomes Matt Herron, Dorie Ladner, and a panel moderated by Askia Muhammad to discuss the book on “Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement”

Film: The Powerbroker – 2nd screening

Film: The Powerbroker – 2nd screening

An IPS and DC Community Cinema preview about Whitney Young’s Fight for Civil Rights, one of the most celebrated — and controversial — leaders of the civil rights era.

Film: The Powerbroker

Film: The Powerbroker

An IPS and DC Community Cinema preview about the Barefoot College, where rural women around the world, are trained to become solar engineers so that they can bring electricity back to their homes.