400 Years of Black History
The tragic and triumphant four-hundred-year history of Black American experience.
Is Anti-trust the Answer?
How do we ensure consumer protections against corporate consolidation.?
Foreign Travel in a Post-Pandemic World
What will travel look like in a post-Covid world?
The End of American Exceptionalism
How do we navigate America's toughest challenges with more than just military might?
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and PBS Newshour anchor Judy Woodruff discuss current issues.
A Reason for Hope
Dr. Jane Goodall discusses conservation and relationship between humans and animals.
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About the Festival
The Crosscut Ideas Festival is a celebration of big ideas and a gathering for bold thinkers. Newsmakers, changemakers and innovators come together to take a fresh look at the biggest issues of our time. Over one week, the Crosscut Ideas Festival hosts fireside conversations and panels, meetups, art installations, workshops, and interactive experiences.