Upcoming Events


MEMORY AND FORGETTING IN AUTOCRACIES

Sponsor: Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford University
Speakers: Erin Baggott Carter, Assistant Professor at the School of International Relations at the University of Southern California; Brett Carter, Assistant Professor at the School of International Relations at the University of Southern California
Date and Location: Thursday, May 16, 2019 @ 12:00pm-1:30pm PDT
616 Serra Street
Stanford, CA
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VIOLENCE PREVENTION IN SOUTHERN SOMALIA

Sponsor: New America
Speakers: Bridget Moix, U.S. Senior Representative and Head of Advocacy, Peace Direct; Isse Abdullahi, Director, Social-Life and Agricultural Development Organization (SADO); Pauline Muchina, Public Education and Advocacy Coordinator for the American Friends Service Committee’s Africa region
Moderator: Melissa Salyk-Virk, Policy Analyst, New America’s International Security Program
Date and Location: Thursday, May 21, 2019 @ 1:00pm-2:30pm EDT
740 15th Street, NW
Washington, DC
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UN SECURITY COUNCIL OPEN DEBATE ON THE PROTECTION OF CIVILIANS

Sponsor: United Nations Security Council
Time and Location: Thursday, May 23, 2019
TBD
More information TBD.

 

FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE COLLECTION

Sponsor: Center on National Security and the Law at Georgetown University
Speakers: Laura K. Donohue, Professor of Law, Georgetown Law Center, Director, Center on National Security and the Law; Jeremy McCabe, Research Services Librarian, Georgetown Law Library
Moderator: Carrie Cordero, Senior Fellow and General Counsel, Center for a New American Security, Adjunct Professor, Georgetown Law Center
Date and Location: Thursday, May 23, 2019 @ 9:00am-10:30am EDT
37th and O Streets, NW
Washington, DC
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HOW TO SAVE A CONSTITUTIONAL DEMOCRACY

Sponsor: Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford University
Speakers: Tom Ginsburg, Leo Spitz Professor of International Law, Ludwig and Hilde Wolf Research Scholar, Professor of Political Science, University of Chicago; Aziz Huq, Frank and Bernice J. Greenberg Professor of Law, Mark Claster Mamolen Teaching Scholar, University of Chicago
Date and Location: Thursday, May 23, 2019 @ 12:00pm-1:30pm PDT
616 Serra Street
Stanford, CA
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WHAT DO WE MEAN WHEN WE SAY ‘CONTENT MODERATION”?

Sponsor: Hart House at the University of Toronto
Keynote Speaker: Jillian C. York, Electronic Frontier Foundation
Date and Location: Saturday, May 25, 2019-Sunday, May 26, 2019
7 Hart House Circle
Toronto, ON
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COERCING SYRIA ON CHEMICAL WEAPONS

Sponsor: Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford University
Speaker: Jeffrey Knopf, Middlebury Institute of International Studies (MIIS)
Date and Location: Thursday, June 6, 2019 @ 3:30pm-5:00pm PDT
616 Serra Street
Stanford, CA
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