Challenges to Democracy
A public dialogue in honor of the Ash Center's 10th anniversary: scholars, thought leaders, journalists, public officials, activists & artists will name the greatest challenges to U.S. democracy and explore promising solutions  MORE >
Explore Further

Notable ideas from past events, guest posts, and exploration of the greatest challenges and most promising solutions at the Challenges to Democracy Blog.

Featured Challenge
Promise and Perils of Digital Technology

Does technology enable more people to engage in the political process, or does it concentrate influence among even fewer institutions?

News & Events
> November 20, 2014
The Politics of Displacement in the American City: A Conversation with Two Documentary Filmmakers

> December 2, 2014
Making Cities Work: The PerformanceStat Potential

> December 4, 2014
Eve Ensler’s O.P.C. [Obsessive Political Correctness] Followed by a Discussion with Jane Mansbridge and Aisha Bhoori