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    Fasten Your Seat Belts: Election Night 2016

    Featuring Joe Stewart: Executive Director, North Carolina Free Enterprise Foundation
    on October 31, 2016
    It’s been an election season like no other in modern political history. With stark polarization, a bitterly divided electorate, and tension within the major political parties, Nov. 8 is shaping…
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    Recent Civics Education Activities

    Featuring Sam Ervin IV: Justice, North Carolina Supreme Court / Paul Newby: Justice, North Carolina Supreme Court
    on October 3, 2016
    North Carolina Supreme Court Justices Paul Newby and Sam Ervin have assumed primary responsibility for the implementation of the civics education component of Chief Justice Martin’s Administration of Justice plan.
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    The Future of Nuclear Energy

    Featuring David McNelis: Director, Center for Sustainable Energy, Environment and Economic Development, Institute for the Environment, UNC
    on September 26, 2016
    In this presentation, Dr. McNelis will review where nuclear energy is in the U.S. and the world, and the issues that nuclear faces today: economics, safety, proliferation, and spent fuel.
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    Markets Without Limits

    Featuring Jason Brennan: Professor, Georgetown University
    on September 19, 2016
    May you sell your vote? May you sell your kidney? May gay men pay surrogates to bear them children? May spouses pay each other to watch the kids, do the…
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    Constitution Day: The U.S Constitution, the N.C. Constitution, and the 2016 Elections

    Featuring John Dinan: Professor of Politics & International Affairs, Wake Forest University
    on September 12, 2016
    In commemorating the constitutional convention’s September 1787 vote in Philadelphia to endorse the U.S. Constitution, Professor John Dinan of Wake Forest University will examine recent cases and controversies concerning the…