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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  

Slavery & Me

Michelle Anderson Curran Associate Director, Stewardship Network; CSU, Chico Alumni Born and raised in Chico, Michelle spent a semester of her CSU, Chico education studying abroad in Thailand and…

From  Jeff Layne on October 31st, 2016 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Trafficking, Migration & Working with Rescued Victims and Survivors Vicki Zito

Vicki Zito R.N., Anti-Trafficking Activist, Mother of a Survivor Ms. Zito is the mother of four children, including a trafficking victim. She relates that one evening her daughter did not return…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Sex Trafficking

Shamere McKenzie Chief Executive Officer, Sun Gate Foundation Keisha Head Secretary, Board of Directors, Sun Gate Foundation Two survivors come together for a powerful presentation about sex…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 95 plays 0  

Drugs, Disappearances, and Mass Graves: Mexico's National Nightmare comes to Reyna Grande's Hometown of Iguala, Guerrero

Dr. Steve Lewis Faculty, History Department, California State University, Chico Reyna Grande’s book, “The Distance Between Us,” was chosen as the 2014-2015 CSU, Chico Book in…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Human Trafficking - USA

Kelsey Cotton Wray & Renee Saechao CSU, Chico Students This presentation provides a quick overview of human trafficking in the United States. Part of it focuses on trafficking issues close to…

From  Jeff Layne on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 49 plays 0  

The U.S. Surveillance State

Ray McGovern Former Analyst, CIA Former CIA analyst Ray McGovern, based on years of experience in the intelligence community, provides an insider’s account of the United States…

From  Jeff Layne on August 15th, 2016 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Morality vs. Pragmatism in U.S. Foreign Policy

Ray McGovern Former Analyst, CIA Former CIA analyst Ray McGovern talks about the dilemma of reconciling his religious beliefs as a Christian with his professional duties. He eventually left the…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Democracy's Essentials: Free Speech & Government Accountability

Panel of Professional Journalists and Legal Experts A panel of journalists and legal experts discuss free speech issues in the field of journalism. They include: Peter Scheer, Executive Director of…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 96 plays 0