Women remain significantly underrepresented among elected officials in the U.S. – only 17% of Congress is made up of women. But this year a record number of women are running for seats in both the House and Senate. Moderated by Pamela... Read more
Andrew Rasiej, founder and publisher of Personal Democracy Media and producer of the Personal Democracy Forum, discussed how technology and new media are affecting the political landscape, and in particular, how they are shaping the... Read more
Your Power to Decide: A Panel Discussion on Young Voters and the 2012 Election brought three distinguished guests who are working on various initiatives to enable and empower the youth vote. The p... Read more
The next administration will face great challenges in addressing continued global climate change and its effects. In his book Terra Nova, The New World after Oil, Cars and Suburbs (published in 2013 by Abrams) Er... Read more
Geoffrey Kabaservice, Roosevelt House Visiting Fellow and author of the recent book, “Rule and Ruin: The Downfall of Moderation and the Destruction of the Republican Party, From Eisenhower to the Tea Party.” Kabaservice was joined by moderator... Read more
Roosevelt House, an integral part of Hunter College since 1943, reopened in 2010 as a public policy institute honoring the distinguished legacy of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt. Its mission is three-fold: to educate students in public policy and human rights, to support faculty research, and to foster creative dialogue.
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