The New America Fellows Program supports talented journalists, academics and other public policy analysts who offer a fresh and often unpredictable perspective on the major challenges facing our society.

Trust and Economic Growth in China


Guests include Madeleine Lynn, Director of Communications at Carnegie Council; Evan Osnos, staff writer at The New Yorker; Hao Wu, fellow at the New America Foundation; William Kirby, professor at Harvard University; and Edward Chin, supporter of the Occupy Central Movement with Love and Peace in Hong Kong.


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in the news | November 05, 2014 | Fellows

Midterm election results may force President Obama to shift course

“A horrible situation on Capitol Hill is going to only get worse,” said Julian Zelizer, a political historian at Princeton University. “The idea that there’s going to be room for compromise is a nice idea, but it’s not likely. Republicans are going to feel emboldened and they’re going to push the president much further than he wants to go on domestic policy.”

in the news | November 04, 2014 | Fellows

Christie's big day is nigh, but will his shower of RGA cash yield wins for GOP governors?

“He was this vey powerful candidate for the presidency,” said Julian Zelizer, a professor at Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University and a presidential historian. “People are looking for measures of what kind of guy he is, and what he can deliver in terms of both money and elections. The overall count (of won or lost governor’s races) matters.”

in the news | October 29, 2014 | Fellows

Yasuní, Ecuador

Levi Tillemann

The proof is in: Detailed report shows how U.S. Internet access monopolies punish rivals and catch innocent bystanders in the crossfire—legally.