Nationwide Events

Nationwide Events

Big Thinkers’ Book Club: Educated by Tara Westover

What role does formal and informal education play in our society? What extent, if any, should the government play in mandating education requirements? To whom or what institutions do we...

  • March 4, 2020
  • Milwaukee

Socialism Sucks: Two Economists Drink Their Way Through the Unfree World

Most people seem somehow to have missed Economics 101 and don’t understand that socialism isn’t nice, cuddly government that takes care of everything for you so that you can remain...

  • March 10, 2020
  • Dallas

Why Millennials Should Fear Their Future

It’s become fashionable to demean millennials as the “snow flake” generation. Raised during the peace and prosperity of the ‘90s, they’re often perceived as carrying an entitlement mentality and of...

  • March 11, 2020
  • Chicago

The Overton Window: Learn, Persuade, Make a Difference

How does change happen? How do you explain social movements? What determines which ideas politicians will support and which ideas will stay on the shelf? The Overton Window of Political...

  • March 18, 2020
  • Detroit

Criminal is NOT an Identity | Reforming our Criminal Justice System

Join AFF-Phoenix for an evening of networking and a fireside chat to discuss Arizona's criminal justice system. Business leaders, think tanks, students, and community activists continue to attend our monthly...

  • March 19, 2020
  • Phoenix

AFF-Indianapolis: Headshot Happy Hour

Jumpstart your 2020 career goals with AFF-Indianapolis! Update your résumé with suggestions from others in your field, receive a new LinkedIn-ready headshot from a professional photographer, and get to know...

  • March 27, 2020
  • Indianapolis

Drug Policy Reform | Ending the Opioid Crisis

Join AFF-Phoenix for a discussion on drug policy reform and ending the opioid crisis. The evening will begin with drinks and networking at our Liberty Happy Hour, which will be...

  • April 9, 2020
  • Phoenix

Journey Greatly

Greatness begins with an idea. Millions of people have ideas, but far fewer live out their practical application. Do you have a starry-eyed vision of your future today? What are...

  • April 15, 2020
  • Detroit

Axe the Tax! AFF-Indianapolis

Help "celebrate" Tax Day with AFF-Indianapolis – we'll be axing the Indiana tax code, literally, at Bad Axe Throwing! (We had so much fun last year that we've made this...

  • April 15, 2020
  • Indianapolis