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2016

The Worst Election Ever? Putting ugly and negative campaigns in context

November 1, 2016

9th District Legislative Debate

October 26, 2016

Carbon Tax Debate

October 20, 2016

The wicked problem of water, energy and climate change

October 19,  2016

Negative campaigning in the U.S. and beyond

October 18, 2016

Crisis in Europe: Refugees, the EU, and contentious politics 

September 29, 2016

Race & Policing in America

September 27, 2016

The politics of education in the State of Washington

September 16, 2016

Reconciling Barack Obama’s legacy and the rise of Donald Trump

April 25, 2016

Climate Change: a report from the front lines

April 14, 2016

War Crimes: when great powers invade small countries

April 13, 2016

Can you make a difference? Political engagement in challenging times

March 1, 2016

Destroying cultural heritage: The failure to protect artifacts from extremist groups

February 23, 2016

Using Fetal Tissue: The ethics of scientific research

February 11, 2016

Law and Morality: the regulation of private behavior

February 11, 2016

Jihad in Mali: The Holy War of Amadou Koufa

January 20, 2016

2015

Washington state District 9 Legislators 

December 9, 2015

Building a Career in Public Service and Becoming a Political Leader

November 17, 2015

John Wiesman: Marijuana and Your Health

November 12, 2015

Maria Chavez: The de-Americanization of Latino Youth 

October 27, 2015

Rick Garza: Legalizing Marijuana: Initiative 502 in Washington State

October 22, 2015

Fighting Inequality: Then and Now with James Meredith

October 19. 2015

Sister Simone Campbell on Social Justice Advocacy

October 5, 2015

Melinda Gann Hall – Attacking Judges: the politics of judicial campaigns

September 18, 2015

Sameer Ranade: Confronting Global Warming with Citizen Input in the Policy Process

September 14, 2015

Speaking for the President: Scott McClellan, Robert Mann, and Lawrence Pintak

April, 16, 2015

The most famous political ad ever: The Daisy Girl and the 1964 Presidential Campaign – Robert Mann

April, 16, 2015

How to Fix Congress: Greg Koger & Peter Hanson

April, 9, 2015

What is Wrong with Congress?: Congressmen David Minge & Charles Djou

March 4, 2015

How Government Creates Inequality: David Cay Johnston

February, 19, 2015

The Rights of Indigenous Peoples in the Contemporary World: James Anaya

February, 12, 2015

2014

Games Without Rules in the fight for Afghanistan: Tamim Ansary

November 18, 2014

From Bullets to the Peace Process: The Transformation of the IRA: Jon McCourt
October 28, 2014 
 
Saving American Capitalism: Nick Hanauer
October 2, 2014
 
Poison Everywhere: The Ethics, Law, and Policy Regulation of Environmental Toxicants – video available upon request
September 24, 2014
 
Meet the Candidate: Joe Pakootas
September 24, 2014
 
The Need for an American Land Ethic: Walter Echo-Hawk
September 17, 2014
 
Confessions of a Young Radical: Mary Beth Tinker
April 28, 2014
 
Media & Political Transformation in the Arab World
April 23, 2014
 
Money in Elections: What Montana can tell us about Citizens United: Dave Parker
April 16, 2014
 
Following the Money: Accountability in Campaign Finance: Attorney General Bob Ferguson
April 3, 2014
 
A Role of an Independent Judiciary in Washington: Washington State Chief Justice Barbara Madsen
March 28, 2014
 
Is Transparency Good for Democracy?: Mark Stephan
March 25, 2014
 
Remaking Urban Nature: How Industrial Hazards Become Systemic Risks
March 24, 2014
 
The Ethics of Animal Experimentation: What is the Moral Status of Animals?
March 13, 2014
 
Post-Crisis Financial Reform: Is it Working and Should More be Done?
March 11, 2014
 
A Long, Strange Trip: Legalizing Recreational Marijuana in Washington: Chris Marr
February 27, 2014
 
Do we have Moral Autonomy? The Power of Situations, People, and Education
January 24, 2014
 
2013
 
Meet your Legislators: Rep. Joe Schmick, Sen. Mark Schoesler, and Rep. Susan Fagan
December 4, 2013
 
Should Washington Adopt a Carbon Tax?: Yoram Bauman
November 12, 2013
 
How Foreign Voices Shape U.S. Support for Military Action: Danny Hayes
November 4, 2013
 
The Science, Ethics, and Politics of GMOs and Your Food
October 28, 2013
 
The U.S.-Iran Relationship: Abbas Milani
October 10, 2013
 
Are Partisan Media Dividing Us?: Matt Levendusky
October 3, 2013 
 
Culture & Sustainable Development Policy: Christian Wells
September 27, 2013
 
Revolt in the Desert: Lawrence Pintak
September 10, 2013
 
American Democracy Through British Eyes: Gillian Peele
September 3, 2013
 
The Media & Political Polarization
April 22, 2013
 
Can we Affect People’s Preferences for Like-Minded Information?: Natalie Stroud
April 22, 2013
 
Talking with Terrorists: Elena Mastors
April 19, 2013
 
Budget Crisis & Grand Bargains
April 18, 2013
 
The Era of Political Instability: Morris Fiorina
March 19, 2013
 
Political Polarization in Europe: Tony Lockett
February 28, 2013
 
Political Bubbles & Financial Crises: Howard Rosenthal
February 19, 2013
 
2012
 

Reproductive Health Rights & Religious Freedom

October 18,2012
 
Judicial Diversity in the State of Washington
June 2, 2012
 
Infotainment: Keeping the News Interesting
April 25, 2012
 
The Ethics of Global Climate Change
April 12, 2012
 
A Rational Conversation about Health Care Reform: Section 1
April 4, 2012
 
A Rational Conversation about Health Care Reform: Section 2
April 5, 2012
 
When Money Talks: Political Campaigns after Citizens United
February 2, 2012
 
2011
 

Civility & Democracy in America Conference: Session 1- History

March 4, 2011
 
Civility & Democracy in America Conference: Session 2- Religion
March 4, 2011
 
Civility & Democracy in America Conference: Session 3- Art & Architecture
March 4, 2011
 
Civility & Democracy in America Conference: Session 4- Philosophy & Ethics
March 4, 2011
 
Civility & Democracy in America Conference: Session 5- Communication & Media
March 4, 2011
 
2010
Women in Public Service: Opportunities & Obstacles
October 25, 2010
 
Political Islam: William Miles
October 7, 2010
 
Initiative 1098: Taxing the Wealthiest in Washington?: Bill Gates, Sr.
October 5, 2010
 
Identifying the Missing: Forensic Investigations of Human Rights Violations: Cristian Orrego
September 13, 2010
 
Obama & American Indians: Land issues, Congress, & the Administration: Brian Gunn
April 7, 2010
 
Shout Radio: How the Media Shape Civil Discourse
March 25, 2010
 
Is China’s New Development Model More Competitive Than Our Own?: Orville Schell
March 4, 2010
 
Lessons from a Long War: Conflict & Engagement in the Broader Middle East: Ryan Crocker
January 19, 2010