Washington Post Live
Washington Post Live programming features government and business leaders, emerging voices and newsmakers discussing the most pressing issues of the day. Programs are streamed live. Visit wapo.st/postlive for the latest schedule and to learn more.
June 12 , 6–8:30 p.m.
A screening of the forthcoming movie, “Blindspotting,” followed by a discussion with stars and cowriters of the film, Daveed Diggs and Rafael Casal. “Blindspotting” was the opening night film of 2018 Sundance Film Festival.
June 13, 9–11 a.m.
Policymakers, health-care experts and advocates will discuss the state of mental-health care in America, strategies for addressing the country’s mental-health concerns and links between technology use and mental wellbeing. Speakers include: first lady of New York City Chirlane McCray, Sen. Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) and National Institute of Mental Health Director Dr. Joshua Gordon.
June 13, 6:30–7:30 p.m.
American fashion designer Derek Lam, above, will join Washington Post Pulitzer Prize-winning fashion critic Robin Givhan for the next installment in her “A New Line” interview series with leading names in the industry. Lam will discuss the entrepreneurial philosophy that has shaped his career, his focus on growing his brand internationally and the expanding role of social media in the fashion industry.
June 14, 9– 10 a.m.
Former National Economic Council director Gary Cohn will sit down for a wide-ranging interview with Washington Post White House economic policy reporter Damian Paletta to reflect on his 15 months in the administration, current domestic and global economic challenges and high-stakes trade negotiations with China.