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Lecture: Between Barack and a Hard Place: Racism, Privilege, and Denial in the Age of Obama
Anti-racist writer and activist Tim Wise has spoken to more than a million people in 49 states, and on over 500 college campuses, including Harvard, Stanford, and the law schools at Yale, Columbia, and Vanderbilt. He has trained teachers as well as government, corporate, media, entertainment, military, and law enforcement officials on methods for dismantling racism in their institutions, and has served as a consultant for plaintiff's attorneys in federal discrimination cases in New York and Washington State. Recorded February 23, 2011.
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Lecture: Beyond Green Jobs: The Next American Economy and the Politics of Hope
Van Jones is the best-selling author of "The Green-Collar Economy." Jones is currently a senior fellow at the Center For American Progress. Jones also holds a joint appointment at Princeton University as a distinguished visiting fellow in both the Center for African American Studies and in the Program in Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. Recorded March 3, 2011.
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State of the Rockies Lecture: Environmental Groups and Public Involvement in Forest Health Decisions
Suzanne Jones and Sloan Shoemaker give an insight into the role of environmental group and public involvement in the forest decisions made by the government concerning the future of our national and state forests. Suzanne Jones is the central Rocky Mountain regional director of the Wilderness Society and Sloan Shoemaker is the executive director of the Aspen Wilderness Workshop. Recorded January 31, 2011.
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State of the Rockies Lecture: Colorado State Government and Forests: Controversy over Health, Climate, and Roads
Nolan Doesken is a state climatologist who has been monitoring Colorado’s climate for decades. Mike King is the executive director of Colorado Department of Natural Resources. Their combined expertise will offer a unique view of Colorado forests from a Colorado government perspective. Recorded December 6, 2010.
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Lecture: Inside Afghanistan's 'Secret' Prisons
Veteran globe-trotting correspondent Willy Stern will talk about his experiences as the only journalist to have been inside Afghanistan's "secret" prisons. Stern found many surprises in these facilities, including conjugal huts, a first-rate toy box in a women's prison, brand-new 40" flat screen TVs, and a fleet of golf carts. Stern was even invited back for tea in the jail cells by the Taliban! He will share an inside look at the U.S. military's new strategy on detentions and interrogations in this ragged, war-torn country. Recorded November 15, 2010.
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