Continuing our series of one-on-one interviews with prominent leaders, Patty Stonesifer, President & CEO of Martha’s Table, joined Margaret Carlson for an in-depth conversation on her life and her organization's work improving lives, reducing poverty, and minimizing inequality for those in Washington, D.C., Ms. Stonesifer also discussed her role as a senior adviser America Achieves, Amazon.com, RaiseDC, and the Smithsonian Board of Regents, among others, as well as her long tenure as a top executive at Microsoft and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Also in This Series
Atlantic Exchange: Floodlines Podcast Release
Join The Atlantic on March 24 for a discussion about the events uncovered by the reporting on the eight-part Floodlines podcast about the aftermath of the day the levees broke in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, with Newkirk, executive producer Katherine Wells, and executive editor Adrienne LaFrance.
A Retrospective on Race in America
“The feeling of the nation must be quickened; the conscience of the nation must be roused; the propriety of the nation must be startled; the hypocrisy of the nation must be exposed; and its crimes against God and man must be proclaimed and denounced.” - Frederick Douglass
The State of Education: Rebuilding a More Equitable System
We’ll convene education advocates and practitioners, from both K–12 and higher education, to explain how the disruption of the pandemic is pushing forward long-overdue pedagogical reform.
The Atlantic Festival
The Atlantic Festival returns Fall 2021.