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Rising Populism - Declining Democracy?

Dr. Jennifer Wilking Political Science and Criminal Justice Department CSU Chico News coverage frequently reports an increase in "populism" around the world. Dr. Jennifer Wilking (Political…

From  Jeff Layne on December 6th, 2019 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Are Trump's Sanctions Stifling Change in Cuba?

Dr. Kate Transchel History Department CSU ChicoDr. Kate Transchel is Chico State's resident expert on the history of Russia and the Soviet Union. In this presentation, she offers her impressions…

From  Jeff Layne on October 3rd, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

ON FIRE: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal

Naomi Klein Journalist & Author Senior Correspondent, The Intercept Naomi Klein is an award-winning journalist, columnist, and New York Times bestselling author. In a special talk, she joins…

From  Jeff Layne on October 2nd, 2019 0 likes 84 plays 0  

Is the EU the Wrong Direction for Europe in the Modern Age?

Dr. Dean Fairbanks Department of Geography & Planning CSU Chico Dr. Dean Fairbanks explores the possibility of no longer having an established European Union. Although this may be a provocative…

From  Jeff Layne on May 9th, 2019 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Achieving Inevitability

Larry Kopald Co-Founder & President The Carbon Underground Larry Kopald shares how his company, The Carbon Underground, accelerates the adoption of regenerative agriculture to draw down carbon…

From  Jeff Layne on March 29th, 2019 1 likes 114 plays 0  

What Happened to Venezuela’s Bolivarian Revolution

Dr. Stephen Lewis Chair, History Department California State University, Chico Twenty years ago, Hugo Chávez became president of Venezuela and launched what he called the Bolivarian…

From  Jeff Layne on February 1st, 2019 0 likes 112 plays 0  

Is Mexico's Democratic Consolidation Back on Track?

Dr. Stephen Lewis History Department CSU, ChicoHow does Mexico’s history, political parties, and corruption affect its government and people? Stephen Lewis explores the major elections and the…

From  Jeff Layne on November 7th, 2018 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Hidden In Plain Sight: American Indians and the American Master Narrative

American Indians are often left out of the traditional American Narrative. Lisa Emmerich reveals the covering up of the dark history between Native Americans and Europeans. The lack of basic rights…

From  Jeff Layne on November 6th, 2018 0 likes 163 plays 0  

Car Smarts

Bernie Knaus New Autos Inc. http://www.newautosinc.com/ How can you tell if a car dealership is honest, and how do you know if you are being taken "for a ride"? Bernie Wallmark points…

From  Jeff Layne on November 5th, 2018 0 likes 53 plays 0  

Green Race: Building Sustainable Economies and Resilient Communities for Our Future

Dune Lankard Alaskan Native environmental activist and sustainable fishing entrepreneur The CSU, Chico student who introduces Dune Lankard for this presentation describes him as “one of…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 19 plays 0