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Sharper Focus/Wider Lens “Being Russia: The Past, Present and Future of a Superpower”

Sharper Focus/Wider Lens “Being Russia: The Past, Present and Future of a Superpower”

– My name is John Beck, and it’s my pleasure to be connected to the MSU honors college. Tonight, I’m taking over for Dean Cynthia Jackson-Elmoore, who is unfortunately feeling a little under the weather and not able to moderate this discussion tonight. So it falls to me, it’s really my absolute pleasure, because I’m working up here tonight with four fabulous professors here at Michigan State University. Tonight, you are attending the latest in our series of transdisciplinary discussions…

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Jeffrey Epstein Death May Put Alleged Co-Conspirators In New Legal Peril | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Jeffrey Epstein Death May Put Alleged Co-Conspirators In New Legal Peril | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

BOTH OF THESE DRAMATIC CHANGES UNVEILED BY THE TRUMP UNVEILED BY THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION WILL NOW GO TO ADMINISTRATION WILL NOW GO TO COURT. COURT. MEANWHILE, THE COURTHOUSE FUTURE MEANWHILE, THE COURTHOUSE FUTURE IS VERY HARD TO PREDICT FOR ONE IS VERY HARD TO PREDICT FOR ONE OF THE APPALLING AND UNSETTLING OF THE APPALLING AND UNSETTLING HIGHEST-PROFILE CRIMINAL CASES HIGHEST-PROFILE CRIMINAL CASES OF THE 21st CENTURY. OF THE 21st CENTURY. THE CASE OF JEFFREY EPITEEN. THE CASE OF JEFFREY…

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‘Say Sorry’: Pulitzer-Winner Scolds Donald Trump, Hits Conspiracy | The Beat With Ari Melber | MSNBC

‘Say Sorry’: Pulitzer-Winner Scolds Donald Trump, Hits Conspiracy | The Beat With Ari Melber | MSNBC

>>>TAKING A WIDER LENS OF THE>>>TAKING A WIDER LENS OF THE STORY WE’VE BEEN COVERING, RIGHT STORY WE’VE BEEN COVERING, RIGHT NOW DONALD TRUMP IS ON DEFENSE NOW DONALD TRUMP IS ON DEFENSE AGAIN OVER HIS APPROACH TO AGAIN OVER HIS APPROACH TO INDICTED EPSTEIN. INDICTED EPSTEIN. THIS IS THE THIRD TIME TRUMP THIS IS THE THIRD TIME TRUMP FINDS HIMSELF UNDER FIRE OVER FINDS HIMSELF UNDER FIRE OVER EPSTEIN. EPSTEIN. THE PROSECUTOR WHO GAVE EPSTEIN THE PROSECUTOR WHO GAVE…

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Banned: Racialization of the Middle East and its Diasporas in U.S. Culture

Banned: Racialization of the Middle East and its Diasporas in U.S. Culture

PROFESSOR KALICK: In particular, we hope that this event will allow the Brown community to dig deeper into the problematics of new policies, such as the immigration ban, in order to advance understanding of the dangers of the conflation and visual marking that brown bodies undergo. I’ve been asked to make just a couple of brief remarks to sort of maybe frame the conversation, which doing it before the event and not in consultation with the speakers is, kind of,…

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Mile End Institute: Who represents London?: Ethnicity, gender, and party in local government

Mile End Institute: Who represents London?: Ethnicity, gender, and party in local government

Okay welcome one and all thank you so much for coming along this evening to this event facing white supremacy, I am only here to say a very few words and then shut up and get my colleague Nivi Manchanda to introduce the panel hi my name’s Tim Bale and I’m director of the Mile End Institute and it’s the Mile End Institute that is hosting tonight. I should just say a bit of some housekeeping stuff if the fire…

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Shields and Brooks on midterm results and GOP ‘lockstep loyalty’ to Trump

Shields and Brooks on midterm results and GOP ‘lockstep loyalty’ to Trump

AMNA NAWAZ: It’s been a dramatic week in politics. Thankfully, we have the analysis of Shields and Brooks. That’s syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks. Welcome to you both. Happy Friday. MARK SHIELDS: Amna. AMNA NAWAZ: You may remember there was an election earlier this week. (LAUGHTER) AMNA NAWAZ: Look, yesterday, Lisa Desjardins and our political team did a wonderful breakdown looking at the new Congress. She called it a generational change, a lot of…

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New Insights: Native American History in the Colonial Period

New Insights: Native American History in the Colonial Period

ALAN PRICE: –Director of the Kennedy Foundation. And on behalf of all of our colleagues on the library side and the foundation side, we welcome you to this evening’s forum. It would be marvelous if everyone here could just take the moment to silence any electronic devices you may have brought with you. We would very much appreciate that. I would like to acknowledge the generous support of our Underwriters of the Kennedy Library Forums. Our lead sponsor is Bank…

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Summit on Combatting Anti-Semitism Part 3

Summit on Combatting Anti-Semitism Part 3

PDAAG John Gore: Ladies and gentlemen I am honored to introduce our next speaker, United States Special Envoy to monitor and combat anti-Semitism. Elan Carr. Special Envoy Carr advises the Secretary of State and is responsible for directing U. S. policies and programs aimed at countering anti-Semitism all across the world. Special Envoy Carr has served as a deputy district attorney in Los Angeles as an officer in the United States Army Reserve, as the International President of the Jewish…

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Has the Political Establishment Failed America?

Has the Political Establishment Failed America?

Good evening, and welcome to what I know will be an exciting and engaging event. My name is Sian Beilock. I’m a faculty member in the Department of Psychology, and executive vice provost of the university. As you know, a core value of the University of Chicago is that of free expression and rigorous evidence-based debate and argument. It happens in class. It happens when the Astronomy and Astrophysics Department debates whether they’ll find life on other planets by the…

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Europe Is Killing Itself

Europe Is Killing Itself

Apparently we don’t have enough criminals, terrorists, and rapists here in Europe. We do have quite a few, but unfortunately it’s not enough for our politicians’ liking, so we’re having to import them wholesale from the Muslim third world, which, being what it is, has plenty to spare. Of course, along with crime, terrorism, and rape, we are also importing the religion of Islam, which is followed in the main by millions of people from an already violent authoritarian culture…

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