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TCF President Janice Nittoli Announces Resignation

April 17, 2014 COMMENTARY BY: The Century Foundation TOPICS: Additional Focus, News About TCF

The Century Foundation announced today that Janice Nittoli, President of the organization, has resigned from her position for health reasons.


TCF Senior Fellow Barton Gellman Wins Third Pulitzer

April 14, 2014 COMMENTARY BY: The Century Foundation TOPICS: Foreign Policy, National Security, Additional Focus, News About TCF

Century Foundation senior fellow Barton Gellman shared journalism’s top prize today. The Pulitzer committee awarded its public service medal to The Washington Post and The Guardian for their respective coverage of the National Security Agency’s massive surveillance program. Gellman, who led the Post’s coverage, based much of his reporting on documents leaked by Edward Snowden, a former NSA contractor now living in exile in Russia.

Tags: washington post, pulitzer prizes, pulitzer, nsa, national security agency, national security, edward snowden, barton gellman, bart gellman

Jeff Madrick Joins TCF as a Senior Fellow

April 1, 2014 COMMENTARY BY: The Century Foundation TOPICS: Additional Focus, News About TCF

The Century Foundation is very pleased to welcome Jeff Madrick as a senior fellow. Madrick is the Director of the Bernard L. Schwartz Rediscovering Government Initiative, which will now be housed with TCF.

For more about Madrick and his work, read on.

Tags: the roosevelt institute, the century foundation, senior fellow, rediscovering government, jeff madrick, greg anrig, child poverty

#TCFBest: Two Awards and a Goodbye

It’s been a big week for The Century Foundation. Senior fellow Barton Gellman was named a winner of the George Polk Award, one of the highest honors in journalism. Meanwhile, fellow Harold Pollack received the Award for Creative and Effective Institutions from the MacArthur Foundation. Finally, #TCFBest said goodbye to Blog of the Century mainstay Ben Landy, who leaves The Century Foundation to join a great group of writers and editors at MSNBC.

Tags: tcfbest, msnbc, macarthur foundation, harold pollack, george polk award, benjamin landy, ben landy, barton gellman

Reporters Expected To Win Top Journalism Award

BuzzFeed reports that TCF senior fellow Barton Gellman is expected to share a George Polk award with Glenn Greenwald, Laura Poitras, and Ewen MacAskill. The four will reportedly share the award for their work investigating Edward Snowden's leaked National Security Agency files. The Polk award is one of the most respected journalism prizes. Official announcements are expected later in February.

Tags: snowden nsa, nsa, laura poitras, glenn greenwald, george polk award, ewen macaskill, edward snowden, buzzfeed, barton gellman

The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.

The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
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By Stephen Schlesinger

TOPICS: Additional Focus, News About TCF

This extraordinary collection gathers the never-before-seen correspondence of a true American original, Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.—the acclaimed historian, lion of the liberal establishment, and longtime trustee of The Century Foundation.

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