Is Democracy in Crisis?
April 18, 2019
Fareed Zakaria discusses the problems facing democracy in our tumultuous times.
The Role of the Judiciary
May 7, 2019
Judges Robert A. Katzmann, Jenny Rivera, and Shira A. Scheindlin and others address the role of the judiciary in safeguarding democracy. Moderated by Julie C. Suk.
Capitalism and Democracy: Can They Coexist?
May 15, 2019
Featuring Leslie McCall, Vanessa Williamson, and Andrew Yang. Moderated by Richard Reeves.
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On May 15, 2019, The Graduate Center brought together a group of scholars, entrepreneurs, and journalists to discuss the promises and perils of two of the West’s most vaunted principles — capitalism and democracy.
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At the annual conference of the Midwest Political Science Association (MPSA), researchers were debating populism in numerous panels and roundtable events.