• Promoting Freedom Isn’t Free! Webathon 2016: November 29 – December 6, 2016

    • November 29, 2016
      8:00 am

    Webathon 2016: November 29 – December 6, 2016 On Giving Tuesday, please join Reason for the first day of Webathon 2016, your annual chance to kick in a few extra (tax-deductible!) bucks so that we can keep publishing the award-winning content that you know and love. From political horse races to police militarization, nanny state (more…)

  • Celebrate the new book from Reason’s John Tamny on 8/18!

    • August 18, 2016
      6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    In his new book, Who Needs the Fed?: What Taylor Swift, Uber and Robots Tell Us About Money, Credit, and Why We Should Abolish America’s Central Bank, John Tamny argues that the core functions of the federal reserve system are better met by market mechanisms. Please join us for drinks and hors d’oeuvres on Thursday, August (more…)

  • Reason and R Street Present: The Politics of Star Trek

    • August 4, 2016 - May 31, 2017
      6:30 pm - 4:01 pm

    Reason and R Street Present: The Politics of Star Trek Thursday, August 4, at 6:30 PM Reason Magazine 1747 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, DC (Reception to follow) With the next installment of the long-running space opera to be released this July, there are some important questions we must examine: Was the Prime Directive responsible foreign (more…)

  • Join Reason for an evening with Katherine Mangu-Ward and Virginia Postrel!

    • August 24, 2016
      6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Join us for an evening with Katherine and former Reason editor Virginia Postrel, who’ll sit down together to discuss the future of the nation’s most popular libertarian magazine as well as the broader context of Reason’s role in shaping politics and culture. Date: Wednesday, August 24 Time: 6:00 p.m. food trucks and drinks; 7:00 p.m. (more…)

  • The Future of Education Finance Summit

    • July 22, 2016
      8:00 am

    Education leaders, teachers, technology and finance professionals, and researchers will come together to present case studies on successful education funding reforms, highlight school districts that are utilizing student-based budgeting to get more money into classrooms, discuss new technology and best practices that are increasing schools’ purchasing power and more at the inaugural Future of Education (more…)

  • Join Reason for CAN WE TAKE A JOKE? on July 29!

    • July 29, 2016
      8:00 am

    You are cordially invited to join Reason for the opening night screening of CAN WE TAKE A JOKE?, a side-splitting and thoughtful new documentary that examines the collision between comedy and outrage culture. Directed by Reason.tv alum Ted Balaker and narrated by comedian Christina Pazsitzky, CAN WE TAKE A JOKE? features commentary by comedy heavyweights (more…)

  • Join Reason for a pre-convention politics-free happy hour on June 30!

    • June 30, 2016
      5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Convention season will soon be upon us. Come gather your strength at Reason’s Calm Before the Storm party! People of all political persuasions are invited for drinks, hors d’oeuvres, and discussion about anything but politics. We’re transforming our Dupont Circle office into a politics-free safe space for one night only. Beltway denizens who can’t resist (more…)

  • Abuse of Power: Suppressing Free Speech

    • June 21, 2016
      6:00 pm - 8:45 pm

    In March, six Democratic state attorneys–general and the independent attorney general from the U.S. Virgin Islands–joined forces with former Vice President Al Gore on a campaign to intimidate policy organizations that question climate policy. Reason’s Ron Bailey looks at Reason’s involvement in the campaign in a recent Reason.com article. A subpoena was served to the (more…)

  • Who Needs the Fed?: What Taylor Swift, Uber and Robots Tell Us About Money, Credit, and Why We Should Abolish America’s Central Bank

    • June 22, 2016
      5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    John, who recently joined Reason Foundation as the Senior Fellow in Economics, is also the political economy editor at Forbes and editor of RealClearMarkets.com. He writes frequently about the securities markets as well as tax, trade and monetary policy issues, and his articles have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Investor’s Business Daily, Financial Times, (more…)