On Wednesday March 12, The Atlantic convened an exclusive conversation with Bill Gates, moderated by Atlantic Editor-in-Chief James Bennet. The conversation centered on game changers in poverty, education and the common core, and Gates' work with the Foundation more broadly.
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On Media interested in attending please contact Alexi New (firstname.lastname@example.org)., The Atlantic screened the documentary, Hank: Five Years from the Brink, followed by an interview with the film's subject, former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson, and Atlantic Media Chairman David Bradley. Paulson discussed his experiences as Treasury Secretary during the 2008 financial crisis and offered his insight into the country's economic future.
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The State of the Union and the Chance for Criminal Justice Reform
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Atlantic Exchange featuring Evan Burfield
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Early Childhood Education: The San Antonio Experience
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