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Policing, Urban Policy, and American Ideals and Institutions

An America’s Founding and Future Lecture Following the recent killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and others by law enforcement officers, the reform of policing practices and police…

From  Evelyn Behling on July 9th, 2020 0 likes 271 plays

Education in America During and After the Pandemic

The novel coronavirus pandemic has disrupted the typical flow of American education at every level, from K-12 schooling to collegiate and graduate studies. When the pandemic ends, will our…

From  Evelyn Behling on May 11th, 2020 0 likes 326 plays

Statesmanship in Times of Crisis: Robert P. George in Conversation with Allen C. Guelzo

Allen C. Guelzo, Senior Research Scholar in the Council of the Humanities and Director of the Initiative on Politics and Statesmanship in the James Madison Program, Princeton University and Robert P.…

From  Evelyn Behling on April 9th, 2020 0 likes 511 plays

Audio Only: Pandemic! What Do and Don’t We Know? Robert P. George in Conversation with Nicholas A. Christakis

From  Evelyn Behling on March 31st, 2020 0 likes 21 plays

Pandemic! What Do and Don’t We Know? Robert P. George in Conversation with Nicholas A. Christakis

Professor Christakis is a leading authority on contagions, both biological and ideological. He has been a very important voice in ensuring that consideration of COVID-19 is fact-based and rooted in…

From  Evelyn Behling on March 30th, 2020 0 likes 2,635 plays

The Rise and Fall of the Judeo-Christian Consensus

Catholics, Protestants, and Jews are not well known for getting along; throughout the twentieth century, however, Americans of all three faiths formed a religious consensus that rested on a shared…

From  Evelyn Behling on March 23rd, 2020 0 likes 49 plays

America's Revolutionary Mind: A Moral History of the American Revolution and the Declaration That Defined It

John Adams once wrote that the true American Revolution was in the “minds of the American people,” and Thomas Jefferson once described the Declaration of Independence as an…

From  Evelyn Behling on March 20th, 2020 0 likes 208 plays

Give Me Liberty: America's Exceptional Idea

Richard Brookhiser, Senior Editor, National Review

From  Evelyn Behling on January 3rd, 2020 0 likes 35 plays

Reconsidering Dr. Rush: What the “Lost” Founding Father Benjamin Rush Can Teach Us About the Revolution and America Today

Stephen Fried, Journalist; Adjunct Professor, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism; Lecturer, University of Pennsylvania

From  Evelyn Behling on January 3rd, 2020 0 likes 64 plays

Prophecy and Political Emancipation in the History of Italy - Maurizio Viroli - December 9, 2019

Prophecy and Political Emancipation in the History of Italy - Maurizio Viroli - December 9, 2019

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on December 20th, 2019 0 likes 53 plays

The Challenge to "Brain Death": are we taking organs from living human beings, and if we are, does it matter?

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on December 6th, 2019 0 likes 89 plays

Repugnant Laws: Judicial Review of Acts of Congress from the Founding to the Present - November 14, 2019

Repugnant Laws: Judicial Review of Acts of Congress from the Founding to the Present - November 14, 2019

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on December 3rd, 2019 0 likes 51 plays

The Plight of the Uyghurs: Mass Internment in Western China - November 20, 2019

The Plight of the Uyghurs: Mass Internment in Western China - November 20, 2019

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on December 3rd, 2019 0 likes 55 plays

The Constitution As Our Story

The story of America’s history—its pivotal moments, its triumphs, and its disgraces—can’t be told without the Constitution. The Constitution’s amendments are documentary…

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on November 8th, 2019 0 likes 552 plays

America and the Just War Tradition

America and the Just War Tradition examines and evaluates each of America’s major wars from a just war perspective. Using moral analysis that is anchored in the just war tradition, the…

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on November 8th, 2019 0 likes 36 plays