The New Republic Staff
Livestream: The Ukraine Thinking Together Conference
May 16, 2014
Intellectuals from around the world are meeting in Kiev to discuss Ukraine's future. Watch live.
Matching the top 10 endowments with 10 countries' GDPs.
The New Republic Hosts “The Frontier of Climate Change: State and Local Action in New England”
April 30, 2014
Watch: The Brutal Ageism of Tech
April 28, 2014
The pimply and young are receiving millions from venture capitalists. Why is experience a negative in Silicon Valley?
The Democrats' Best Senate Hopes: An Unorthodox Ranking
April 27, 2014
The 12 states that Democrats have the best chances of winning through mobilization.
Here are the two types of voters who make a difference in U.S. elections.
These maps illustrate four specific groups that Democrats are hunting for this fall.
The Charming Doodles of Kurt Vonnegut
April 18, 2014
Kurt Vonnegut's whimsical, amusing doodles are collected and published for the first time.
Photos: Blood and Prayer on the Streets of Ukraine
April 14, 2014
A discomfiting photo gallery
The Frontier of Climate Change: Action in the Heartland
April 04, 2014
State and local politicians, especially those whose communities have suffered from the recent spike in extreme weather events, have been far quicker than Congress to embrace and implement meaningful climate change policies. Are these case studies and pockets of success enough to achieve broad-scale climate action in the coming years? What will it take to bring climate change to the forefront of policy debates? Will future candidates for public office shy away from climate policy, or will it become a key issue in upcoming elections?
On Earth Day 2014, The New Republic, Drake University, and The League of Women Voters will host The Frontier of Climate Change to address the current state of climate policy at the federal, state, and local level and the role climate will play in future political campaigns and agendas.
Frontier of Climate Change will take place at Parents Hall North on Drake University's campus from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm on Tuesday, April 22.