In the spirit of free inquiry and meaningful dialogue, The Institute for Freedom & Community is committed to working with media professionals to advance civil discourse in our world. If you are interested in speaking with a representative of The Institute, please contact the St. Olaf College Media Relations Department. We look forward to facilitating your needs.
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A Dialogue on Sport, Protest, and the NFL National Anthem DebateAlan Page, Jackie MacMullan, and Nate Boyer January 23, 2018, 7:00 p.m., Buntrock Commons, Viking Theater
With the Super Bowl coming to Minneapolis, St. Olaf’s Institute for Freedom and Community will host former Viking, Justice Alan Page, writer Jackie MacMullan and former Green Beret and NFL player Nate Boyer in a town-hall-style forum on sport, protest, and the controversies surrounding the NFL and its players taking a knee during the national anthem.
The Problem of EldercareJoanne Lynn March 8, 2018, 7:00 p.m., Viking Theater, Buntrock Commons
Joanne Lynn, a national leader in research and policy on care for the last phase of life, will deliver a lecture as part of the Institute for Freedom and Community’s spring series on “Freedom, Community, and Health Care.”
Health Care: Should We Move to a Single-Payer System? IDavid Craig and Joan Tronto April 19, 2018, 7:00 p.m., Tomson Hall 280
As part of a spring series on “Freedom, Community, and Health Care,” David Craig and Joan Tronto will engage in a discussion on whether the United States should move to a single-payer health care system.
Health Care: Should We Move to a Single-Payer System? IIAmitabh Chandra and Tyler Cowen April 26, 2018, 7:00 p.m., Tomson Hall 280
As part of a spring series on “Freedom, Community, and Health Care,” Amitabh Chandra and Tyler Cowen will engage in a discussion on whether the United States should move to a single-payer health care system.
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