The End of American Exceptionalism
How do we navigate America's toughest challenges with more than just military might?
Is Anti-trust the Answer?
How do we ensure consumer protections against corporate consolidation.?
400 Years of Black History
The tragic and triumphant four-hundred-year history of Black American experience.
Foreign Travel in a Post-Pandemic World
What will travel look like in a post-Covid world?
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.