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REGISTER NOW! Democracy in the Age of Decolonization - A discussion with Adom Getachew, Asst. Prof. Political Science, Race, Diaspora and Indigeneity, Univ. Chicago, October 26, 2022

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REGISTER NOW! Smashing the Liquor Machine: A Global History of Prohibition - A book talk with Mark Schrad, Professor of Political Science, Villanova University, November 2, 2022

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REGISTER NOW! Chip War: The Fight for the World's Most Critical Technology - A book talk with Chris Miller, Assoc. Professor of International History, Fletcher School, Tufts University, November 28, 2022

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VIDEO AND PODCAST WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON! When Fighting Becomes an End in Itself: Conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo - A book talk with Jason Stearns, Director of the Congo Research Group, NYU, October 4, 2022

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CONFERENCE AND KEYNOTE VIDEO AND PODCAST AVAILABLE NOW - IX Summit of the Americas - Safeguarding Democracy in the Americas, June 8, 2022

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When Fighting Becomes an End in Itself: Conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo

A book talk with Jason Stearns, Director of the Congo Research Group, NYU

Tuesday, October 4, 2022
12:30 PM (Pacific Time)
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The Making of an Alliance: The Origins and Development of the US-Israel Relationship

The first event in a three-part lecture series on the relationship between the United States

Thursday, October 6, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM (Pacific Time)
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Can Russia be Brought to Justice for War Crimes in Ukraine?

A panel discussion featuring experts in human rights law and Russia

Wednesday, October 19, 2022
12:15 PM (Pacific Time)
UCLA Law School, Room 1447
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Democracy in the Age of Decolonization

A discussion with Adom Getachew, Asst. Prof. Political Science, Race, Diaspora and Indigeneity, Univ. Chicago

Wednesday, October 26, 2022
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