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ONLINE: Hacking Democracy: What Social Media is Doing to US Politics

Social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram—some of which did not even exist a decade ago—are playing an increasingly central role in politicians’ efforts to get elected. What does this mean for the American voter? Join political scientist Travis Ridout to explore the pros and cons of social media in political campaigns. While […]

  • When
  • 2:00 pm, Wednesday
    October 7, 2020
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Bellingham, United States
  • October 7
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ONLINE: Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Principal’s Office?

Beginning as early as preschool, Black students are disproportionately suspended and expelled from school. As many of these students reach adulthood, these punishments can lead to legal trouble, creating what some call the “school-to-prison pipeline” that affects many Black communities. Why are Black students punished more than others in the classroom? Based on his extensive […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Wednesday
    October 7, 2020
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    United States
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