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Thursday, February 6, 2020
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Rose Gottemoeller, recent Deputy Secretary General of NATO (2016-2019), discusses New Tools for the Arms Control Future. She will speak about the fact that soon nowhere on Earth will be immune to observation by small commercial satellites with ever-improving image resolution, nighttime sensitivity and revisit times. These...
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Monday, February 10, 2020
12:30pm to 2:00pm
Becoming the world’s first climate-neutral continent by 2050 is the greatest challenge and opportunity of our times. To achieve this, the European Commission has proposed the European Green Deal, a highly ambitious package of measures that should enable European citizens and businesses to benefit from the sustainable green...
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Tuesday, February 11, 2020
2:00pm to 4:00pm
The presidential year begins amid a historic political impasse at home and continued democratic decline across the globe. As we face this precipice, join us for a timely and engaging conversation with our two distinguished speakers, as they address these questions and more: What are the common tactics authoritarians use in...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2020
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Foreign interference, gerrymandering, voter suppression, the census, the purging of voter registration logs, fake ballots, the malfunction and hacking of voting machines — each of these issues poses a distinct threat to the fairness and security of our elections. Although the right to vote is not constitutionally conferred...
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Tuesday, March 3, 2020 5:00pm
The Robert T. Matsui Center for Politics & Public Service and the Institute of Governmental Studies are hosting a "Super Tuesday" Watch Party. Join us as we track primary election results in California and 14 other states. Food and drinks will be provided. There will be games and prizes, too.