- The Republic of Conscience | 06/30/15 (with live webcast)
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America is nowhere near the republic it set out to be at its founding, falling to the very misconduct it hoped to avoid. How has America's sense of national interest become distorted and diluted? How have the military, the CIA, and Congress led the country away from its founding principles? Is there hope for Americans who feel jaded, confused, and disappointed by their own government? (Public Affairs Program)
- HDCA Conference: Capabilities on the Move: Mobility and Aspirations | 09/10/15
This conference will take place in Washington, D.C.
The 2015 Human Development & Capability Association Program Committee cordially invites scholars, government policy makers, practitioners and other interested parties from all over the world to participate in this conference.
- The Ethics of Pope Francis | 09/30/15 (with live webcast)
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There's no doubt that Pope Francis has changed the tone of the papacy. He's accessible and energetic, where his predecessor seemed reclusive and tired. But in becoming the face of change, Francis has also raised the expectation of change. Will Pope Francis succeed in overcoming his opponents and save the faith from decline? (Public Affairs Program)
- ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror | 10/06/15 (with live webcast)
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With brutal force and horrific beheadings of hostages, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has shocked the world. It has conquered territory equal to the size of Great Britain--and promises to create a new Muslim caliphate under the strict dictates of Sharia law. How does ISIS recruit its jihadi army of international volunteers? Where do the key players, like elusive leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, come from? And how has the movement attracted global support and financing? (Public Affairs Program)