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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  

The Truth Behind Argo: Iranian Hostage Crisis and Its Impact on Iranian-American Relations

Casey Benson, Thomas Giles, and Eric Lefevers Students, California State University, Chico The speakers use the results of their research to assert that the 1979-1981 hostage crisis, when Iranian…

From  Jeff Layne on October 6th, 2016 0 likes 83 plays 0  

(Challenges of) Democracy in China

Dr. Jennifer Wilking Faculty, Political Science Department, California State University, Chico Dr. Wilking’s presentation is based on three questions: What are the prospects for democracy…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 69 plays 0  

The Anarchy of Globalization: Local and Global, Intended and Unintended Consequences

Dr. Michael Perelman Professor, Economics Department, California State University, Chico Dr. Michael Perelman is an internationally-known economist who was in the process of writing his 21st book…

From  Jeff Layne on August 25th, 2016 0 likes 254 plays 0