Next America

January 1, 2016
Washington, D.C.

Next America chronicles how the current wave of demographic change and shifting cultural norms are redefining America and what it means to be American. Events under this banner seek to explore how the country's growing racial and ethnic diversity is changing the national agenda and ask what it will take to lift more of the emerging Next America into the middle-class. Watch previous events by following the links below.

Early Childhood Education: The San Antonio Experience / March 9, 2016

Confronting the Skills Gap: The Texas Experience / March 8, 2016

Connecting All Neighborhoods / November 10, 2015

From Coverage to Care / October 8, 2015

Opportunity for All / June 25, 2015

Taking Stock / June 9, 2015

Population 2043: California’s Story / April 30, 2015

Population 2043 / January 20, 2015

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Atlantic Live

Also in This Series

Upcoming Events

  • Economy/Business

    Future Economy Summit

    The path to the new economy is being charted today. The Atlantic will explore what the future might hold for Americans across the socioeconomic spectrum.

  • In Pursuit of Happiness

    The Atlantic will host a live event that explores the human hold on happiness—and aims to find ways to build a more meaningful life.

  • Health Care

    The Atlantic's Health Equity Summit

    The Atlantic will explore what the health-care system is doing to combat inequities across race, age, and gender and to improve health outcomes for all Americans.