Tag: Yale

Lecture 22: Political Sources of Populism – Misdiagnosing Democracy’s Ills

– Good morning, everybody. (students chattering) So we talked about the economic demographic and social sources of populism last time. And today, we’re gonna zero in on the political sources that interact with them and produce the kind of politics that we have all been experiencing since 2016. – The leaders to the US, India, China, Australia, every single one...

Chubb Fellowship Lecture : “Simply Too Hot: the Desperate Science and Politics of Climate”

(attendees chattering) (attendees applauding) (“Sun Singer” by Paul Winter) (attendees applauding) – Good afternoon and welcome to the Chubb Fellowship Lecture with our distinguished guest, Bill McKibben, award-winning environmental activist and writer. The piece you just heard is titled Sun Singer composed and performed by Grammy Award winner Paul Winter and accompanied by Janet Yieh who is pursuing her master...