Plus: China builds the next Hollywood; Trump, Carson, and the myth of early polling; why you bought that ugly sweater
New version of CityLab.com will bring Spanish speakers coverage of issues and ideas emerging from cities around the globe.
The Atlantic’s Ta-Nehisi Coates to headline, plus New Orleans mayor Mitch Landrieu, Anna Deavere Smith, director of DOJ's Office of Community Oriented Policing Services Ronald Davis, Michele Norris of NPR and the Race Card Project
Event exploring changing face of global food production to feature Senator Debbie Stabenow; World Food Program USA chair Hunter Biden; Honest Tea TeaEO Seth Goldman; Toki Underground owner Erik Bruner-Yang
Speakers include London Mayor Boris Johnson, Athens Mayor Giorgos Kaminis, three-term New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai, Mayor Muriel Bowser of Washington, D.C.
TheAtlantic.com reports 25 million visitors as new features are introduced and the masthead expands.
Coates is the author of current Atlantic cover story “The Black Family in the Age of Mass Incarceration”
Secs. Julián Castro, Arne Duncan, Penny Pritzker; Sens. Booker, Corker, Cotton, McCain; Deputy National Advisor Ben Rhodes; Former Secs. of State Colin Powell and Madeleine Albright; Former Governor Mitt Romney
Plus: “Why I Put My Wife’s Career First,” “Our Fragile Constitution,” “Are Bosses Necessary?” and more
Al Gore, Theo Padnos, Madeleine Albright, Lonnie Bunch, Jeff Weiner, Stanley Nelson, and others to participate in two-day summit
Mayors from London, Jerusalem, Atlanta, Rio de Janeiro, Nairobi, Bangkok, Athens, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, and Christchurch among participants
Program to hear from Mayor Mitch Landrieu, FEMA Administrator W. Craig Fugate, Gwen Ifill, Brandan “Bmike” Odums, authors Jesmyn Ward, Chris Rose, John M. Barry, Gary Rivlin
The Atlantic’s Steve Clemons and MSNBC’s Alex Wagner to moderate post screening discussion with weries creators Fred Armisen, Bill Hader and Seth Meyers
Custom content campaign to run through September; features original art installations in print and as part of live interactive NYC event.
Krishnadev Calamur named News editor; Ed Yong joins as Science writer; Caitlin Frazier is new Social-Media editor.
Mayor Mitch Landrieu, The New York Times’ Executive Editor Dean Baquet, LA Superintendent of Education John White, Teach For America Executive Director Kira Orange Jones among speakers
First prize essay reflects on Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream Speech”
Plus: winner of The Atlantic and College Board’s first annual high school writing prize to be announced
Former top editor of Time, People, Life magazines to lead content for The Atlantic’s growing creative marketing group