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Conflict. Civility. Respect. Peace.

 An educational series on civic sustainability for the Northeastern community hosted by Distinguished Professor Emeritus Michael S. Dukakis in conjunction with the Presidential Council on Inclusion and Diversity

White Supremacy, Insurrection, and U.S. Democracy

The attack on the Capitol in Washington, DC on January 6 shook the foundations of U.S. democracy. A panel of Northeastern experts will examine, together with the audience, the origins of the riot, the deeper ideological forces behind its occurrence, as well as its aftermath, including effects on the presidential transition and reactions in law enforcement and governance.

Tuesday, January 26, 2021
5:00 – 6:30 pm 

Zoom Webinar: REGISTER


Pat Williams

University Distinguished Professor of Law and Humanities, School of Law and College of Social Sciences and Humanities

Costas Panagopoulos

Professor and Department Chair of Political Science, College of Social Sciences and Humanities 

Rod Brunson

Thomas P. O’Neill Jr. Chair of Public Life; Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice and Political Science; Director of Graduate Mentoring and Diversity Initiatives, College of Social Sciences and Humanities 

Brooke Foucault Welles

Associate Professor of Communication Studies, College of Arts, Media, and Design


Richard O’Bryant
Director of the John D. O’Bryant African American Institute

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