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Edmund Santurri moderates a panel discussion featuring Justice Alan Page, Jackie MacMullan, and Nate Boyer.

Fall 2020 Series: The Presidential Election and a Nation in Crisis: Polarization, Pandemic, Prejudice

“College campuses are turning into places where people are just scared to talk…the good part is there is a lot of moral passion; people want to change the world. The bad part is you can’t do it through hatred and bludgeoning. So to have an Institute [like this]…is a very brave and important thing, and it’s really the only way forward.”

David Brooks, New York Times columnist
Institute for Freedom & Community Keynote Speaker, Fall 2018

John M. Barry

Pandemic Expert, Author and Historian

Alice Dreger

Former Professor of Clinical Medical Humanities, and Bioethics, Northwestern University

Glenn Loury

Professor of Economics and Faculty Fellow, Watson Institute, Brown University

Michael Lind

Professor, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin