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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  

Brexit

Dr. Jason Nice History Department CSU, Chico March 29? April 12? When, if ever, will the United Kingdom leave the European Union? Dr. Nice discusses the causes and consequences of the UK's…

From  Jeff Layne on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 22 plays 0  

What Happened? The 2016 Presidential Election in Historical Perspective

Dr. Robert Tinkler History Department CSU, Chico Dr. Laird Easton History Department CSU, Chico Dr. Jeff Livingston History Department CSU, Chico Please note the audio was recorded low.…

From  Jeff Layne on February 6th, 2017 0 likes 414 plays 0  

Plutocrats United: Campaign Money, the Supreme Court, and the Distortion of American Elections

Dr. Richard Hasen Chancellor's Professor of Law and Political Science, University of California, Irvine The U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in the Citizens United case removed restraints…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Obstacles to Democratic Goals of Social Movements: A Case Study of Egypt’s Post Arab Spring

Lila Wael Raouf Student, Indiana University Ms. Raouf starts out by posing the question, “Why do social movements sometimes not reach their original goals of democracy?” She notes that…

From  Jeff Layne on October 6th, 2016 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Global Policy Series: U.S.-Korea Relations

Dr. James Matray Faculty, CSU, Chico History Department Dr. Matray points out that the 2016 Presidential candidates said very little during their campaigns about U.S. foreign policy toward Korea,…

From  Jeff Layne on September 7th, 2016 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Contested Knowledge: What Conspiracy Theories are Telling Us

Professor Rebecca Moore Professor of Religious Studies, San Diego State University Professor Moore’s lecture focuses on the current interest, or revival, in various conspiracies, with a…

From  Jeff Layne on August 11th, 2016 0 likes 46 plays 0