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Polarization of climate change news is no hoax

U-M has conducted research about how climate change messages have changed over the past 30 years, and how the topic has become more politicized and polarized. March 11, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #EnvironmentandSustainability #ClimateSciences #Politics #Media #Polarization ​​​​​​​​​


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Bama Athreya and Sandy Levin: Integrating and Enforcing Labor Rights in Trade

U-M Ford School of Public Policy hosted Bama Athreya and Sandy Levin to discuss human rights and free trade in the U.S. March 2, 2020. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #video #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Politics #FreeTrade #LaborRights ​​​​​​​​​


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Is the New Social Consciousness of American CEOs Always a Good Thing?

Michigan Ross Professor Andy Hoffman discusses the central ideas in Marc Benioff’s new book and the dangers of relying on business to improve society. February 25, 2020. #5-15mins #Business #web-article #MichiganRossSchoolofBusiness #GovernmentandPolitics #SocialCampaigns #Politics #SocialResponsibility #AndyHoffman ​​​​​​​​​


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In the Hill, Javed Ali Lays Out Concerns for Intelligence Agency

U-M Ford School Towsley Foundation Policymaker in Residence Javed Ali shared his thoughts in a "The Hill" post about changes in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI). February 27, 2020. # #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Politics #2016Election #Policy #Government #JavedAli ​​​​​​​​​​


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Susan Rice on Tough Love: 'My Story of the Things Worth Fighting For'

U-M Ford School of Public Policy hosted Susan Rice to discuss her book "Tough Love: My Story of Things Worth Fighting For", which recounts her distinguished career and experiences. February 6, 2020. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #video #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Politics #Literature ​​​​​​​


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3 Standout Quotes From the New Hampshire Democratic Debate, Explained

Aaron Kall, Dean of Students at the University of Michigan and others weigh in on three key quotes from the Democratic debate in New Hampshire for The Conversation. February 7, 2020. #<5min #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #GovernmentandPolitics #Politics #2020Election


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How Volunteers Can Save Democracy

OLLI course "How Volunteers Can Save Democracy" discusses the group Voters Not Politicians (VNP), which is a grass roots, nonpartisan organization. In the course, participants will learn what they can do to advocate for better policies in Michigan. #60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #OLLI #Politics #Policy ​​​​​​​​​

 02-07-2020 10:00 AM - 02-21-2020 12:00 PM ET


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Beyond the Headlines: Barbara McQuade: Humility, Determination, and Inspiration

Michigan News offers a new podcast series, Beyond the Headlines, created to give listeners deeper insight on the work of U-M professors. This first episode features Professor of Law, former sports reporter, and federal prosecutor Barbara McQuade. January 13, 2020. #15-30-mins #universityofmichigan-other #podcast #MichiganNews #Society #GovernmentandPolitics #Law #Politics ​​​​​​​​​


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The Current Impeachment Cycle in Washington DC

Osher Distinguished Lecture Series is hosting U-M Law professor Barbara McQuade to discuss the current impeachment process in the U.S., and will answer questions about the current political climate with the two parties. #60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #Lecture #osherlifelonglearninginstitute-U-Michigan #GovernmentandPolitics #Politics ​​​​​​ #In-PersonCourse ​

 05-12-2020 | 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM ET


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Ken Aptekar Pits Diderot’s Encyclopedia Against Fake News

Stamps Alum Ken Aptekar combines Diderot's Encyclopédie, Madame de Pompadour and his individual take on modern politics in his exhibition displayed in Autun, France. November 14, 2019. #5-15mins #ArtandDesign #web-article #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtsandCulture #GovernmentandPolitics #Politics #History #KenAptekar ​​​​​​​​​