Incarceration Nation

The United States leads the world on many fronts, from technology and finance to entertainment and higher education. But there’s another arena in which its leadership is far less flattering: incarceration. Currently, the U.S. prison and local jail population sits ... read more

Second Circle Launches Debut Season

In March, Angie Tenant, Lyto Triantafyllidou, Nick Chris, Noa Egozi, Patrick Horn and Allan Staples stood before a rapt crowd at New Challenge Pitch Day and submitted their idea for a theater company dedicated to community engagement. Now, just three ... read more

The New School Supports Jason Rezaian

On July 22, 2014, Jason Rezaian, a 2001 graduate of The New School’s Eugene Lang College and a foreign correspondent for the Washington Post, was detained by Iranian authorities in Tehran. Charged with “collaborating with hostile governments” and “propaganda against ... read more