Brookings Institution: On June 26, Brookings hosted a panel discussion on E.J. Dionne’s “The Reformicons,” featuring Dionne, Henry Olsen of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, Ramesh Ponnuru of National Review, and Michael Strain of the American Enterprise Institute.
Aspen Institute: On June 4-6, the Aspen Institute’s Franklin Project hosted a summit, “Our Unfinished Work,” in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania on the subject of national service in the United States. The event coincided with the launch of the Summer Issue of Democracy, which featured a symposium on national service.
Democracy: A Journal of Ideas: Lawrence H. Summers’s review of Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century, released last week in a preview of the upcoming Summer Issue, has received widespread commentary and acclaim.