Podcasts

Nathaniel Keohane, Environmental Defense Fund, Senior Vice-President, Climate
Thu, 04/26/2018

Climate change is one of the defining challenges of our world today.  With temperatures and sea levels rising, and...

Kathryn Sikkink, Ryan Family professor of Human Rights Policy, Harvard Kennedy School and Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor, Radcliffe
Wed, 10/11/2017

Kathryn Sikkink proposes that effective protest must not drown out opposing voices. Looking at instances of successful...

Kathryn Sikkink, Ryan Family professor of Human Rights Policy, Harvard Kennedy School and Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor, Radcliffe
Tue, 10/10/2017

Kathryn Sikkink looks at the problem of low voter turnout in the United States. She argues that compulsory voting is not...

Kathryn Sikkink, Ryan Family professor of Human Rights Policy, Harvard Kennedy School and Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor, Radcliffe
Mon, 10/09/2017

Kathryn Sikkink discusses the mystery of why many human rights treaties do not discuss the role of individual duties,...

Ben Wizner, ACLU
Wed, 04/19/2017

For more than 15 years, Wizner has worked at the intersection of civil liberties and national security, litigating...

Branko Milanovic, Graduate Center, CUNY
Thu, 04/07/2016

Branko Milanovic, Presidential Professor at the Graduate Center, City University of New York, delivered this year’s...

William Easterly, New York University
Mon, 04/13/2015

Over the last century, global poverty has largely been viewed as a technical problem that merely requires the right “...

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