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C. Miller Lecture

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Understanding and Interrupting Extremism

Creating impact by addressing extremism.
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Beto O'Rourke joined Kennedy Political Union on April 6.

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Beto O'Rourke Talks Politics, Future

The former Congressman and presidential candidate joined the KPU to talk current events and politics.
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Robert Putnam, Shaylyn Romney Garrett, Jim Thurber

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Can Today’s Polarized America Come Together Again?

James Thurber interviews authors of The Upswing
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Audrey Kurth Cronin testifies before a full hearing of the House Armed Service Committee on "Extremism in the Armed Forces"

Statement by Audrey Kurth Cronin for the Hearing on "Extremism in the Armed Forces" - The Committee on Armed Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventeenth Congress, Rayburn House Office Building; Wednesday 24 March 2021
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Ana Navarro is a co-host of The View and a commentator on CNN.

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Ana Navarro Talks Future of Republican Party with AU Students

Ana Navarro of CNN and The View shares her thoughts on the GOP and Donald Trump.
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Stacey Abrams spoke at AU about combating voter suppression efforts.

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Stacey Abrams Continues to Fight for Voter Rights

Abrams joined the Kennedy Political Union to talk about her advocacy for voting rights.
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David Barker

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SPA Professor David Barker Tracks Support for Political Protests

This recent study examined the ideological basis behind perceptions of protest legitimacy.
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The Capitol Has Been Attacked Before: This Time It Was Different

Violence in the U.S. Capitol is more common than is generally known, but seldom rises to the level of terrorism as the January assault did.
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Translucent image of a power plant on top of an image of an American flag.

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Regaining American Competitiveness in the Global Nuclear Power Market

America has relinquished its position as leader in nuclear energy missing out on a multi-billion-dollar export market. The absence of the US from the market is economically significant, but the foreign policy implications are even more alarming.
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James A. Thurber Dialogue Featuring Senator Cory Booker

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James Thurber Discusses State of American Democracy with Sen. Cory Booker

Senator Booker headlines first Thurber Dialogue
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