Featuring Amir A. Nasr, Author, My Isl@m: How Fundamentalism Stole My Mind—and Doubt Freed My Soul (St. Martin’s Press, 2013); with comments by Suad Ad., Researcher, Arab Center for Scientific Research and Humane Studies, Morocco; moderated by Ian Vasquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.
American leaders have cooperated with regimes around the world that are, to varying degrees, repressive or corrupt. Such cooperation is said to serve the national interest. But these partnerships also contravene the nation’s commitments to democratic governance, civil liberties, and free markets. In Perilous Partners, authors Ted Galen Carpenter and Malou Innocent provide a strategy for resolving the ethical dilemmas between interests and values faced by Washington.
The Cato Institute has released its 2014 Annual Report, which documents a dynamic year of growth and productivity. “Libertarianism is the philosophy of freedom,” Cato’s David Boaz writes in his book, The Libertarian Mind. “It is the indispensable framework for the future.” And as the new report demonstrates, the Cato Institute, thanks largely to the generosity of our Sponsors, is leading the charge to apply this framework across the policy spectrum.
Welcome to Washington: Networking for Career Advancement
The Cato Institute, America's Future Foundation, and the Institute for Humane Studies invite you to a Young Professionals Event
Featuring Cynthia Bell, Reason Foundation; Alex Nowrasteh, Cato Institute; Robby Soave, Daily Caller; and Annie Dwyer, Rep. Lynn Jenkins.
Each summer, thousands of young professionals descend on D.C., hoping to make a name for themselves and land their dream job. With so many bright young leaders vying for the same opportunities, how can you stand out from the pack while also having some fun along the way? Find out Wednesday, June 26, as the Cato Institute, America’s Future Foundation, and the Institute for Humane Studies bring together young professionals from think tanks, advocacy groups, and the Hill for a crash course in creative networking and how to land a job.
Mingle with your newest peers during our rooftop reception, and hear from our panel of D.C. up-and-comers as they share their success stories and offer tips for getting the most out of your time in the city. This event will fill up quickly, so be sure to RSVP today!