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Commencement Forum ─ The Future of Media and Political Engagement

The panelists today are focusing on the intersection of new media and political engagement. And all of them are some combination– we’ll see how they would describe themselves– as entrepreneurs, which is, again, why we’re co-hosting this, journalists, and communication experts. And I’m just going to lightly introduce each of them. And I think you’ll weave in comments about them...

Challenges to Brazilian Democracy Conference – Political Exile under the Bolsonaro Government

[NON-ENGLISH], good evening. [NON-ENGLISH],, I’m going to speak in English. On behalf of the Brazil Initiative, I would like to welcome you to the seventh international conference on Brazil at Brown University entitled Challenges to Brazilian Democracy. My name is James Green. I’m the director of the Brazil Initiative, a member of the departments of history and Portuguese and Brazilian...

Now Playing Centerfield? Party Politics in Bitter Times | CUNY Forum

♪ [THEME MUSIC] ♪>>GOOD EVENING. MY NAME IS BOB LIFF, AND THIS IS THE CUNY FORUM, A MONTHLY TOWN MEETING THAT BRINGS PROMINENT NEW YORKERS TOGETHER WITH FACULTY AND STUDENTS OF THE EDWARD T. ROGOWSKY INTERNSHIP PROGRAM IN GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS. WHEN DEMOCRAT JIM HIGHTOWER WAS THE POPULIST TEXAS AGRICULTURE COMMISSIONER IN 1980, HE SPOKE OUT AGAINST THE GO-ALONG-GET-ALONG...