2020

2020 Nov 19

Reforming Democratic Institutions and Practices

4:00pm to 5:00pm

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Virtual event, registration required

Democracy urgently needs repair. Constructive participation in political systems has been eroding and intense political conflict growing. Civil dialogue across political divides and confidence in the legitimacy of political institutions has declined. Societal groups remain quite unequal in their ability to shape government policy, and the dominance of organized monied interests results in policies that fail to address the needs of average citizens....

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2020 Nov 13

Reckoning with Election 2020: Race, Violence, & the Power of New Voters

3:00pm to 4:00pm

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Virtual Event (Registration Required)

Election 2020 proved to be historic in terms of the numbers of voters that were mobilized to the polls. The Election also made clear that there would be no nationwide repudiation of Trumpism. Join the Carr Center for Human Rights and the Ash Center for a conversation with leading scholars of racial politics about the election turnout, voter suppression, and what this means about the state of democracy today. This event is part of the Bending the Arc: A Talk Series with Dr. Megan Ming Francis

  • Dr. Christina M. Greer | ...
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