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Foreign affairs symposium

Foreign Affairs Symposium announces spring 2021 lineup
Published Feb 15, 2021
Speaker series will feature a lineup of artists, activists, and journalists in its 24th year
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Hong Kong activists discuss civil disobedience
Published Feb 21, 2020
Foreign Affairs Symposium hosts Joshua Wong and Nathan Law, two of the founders of the 2014 Umbrella Protests, for a conversation on activism and political autonomy
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Foreign Affairs Symposium lineup set
Published Feb 3, 2020
Visitors to campus this spring include activists Joshua Wong and Nathan Law, Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, Muzoon Almellehan, and Angela Davis
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Artist/activist Boots Riley on film, capitalism, social justice
Published April 4, 2019
Acclaimed director of 'Sorry to Bother You' discusses the history of activism, his artistic career, and effective forms of protest
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Pardon the disruption
Published Feb 11, 2019
The student-run speaker series invites public figures and activists to discuss issue relating to the theme 'Disrupt'
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Chelsea Manning: 'The objective is to do something'
Published April 3, 2018
In JHU talk, polarizing activist discusses her decision to leak classified documents
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Four takeaways from Samantha Power's talk
Published March 14, 2018
Former U.S. ambassador to the U.N. discusses current political climate, addresses issue raised by student protesters
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Chelsea Manning, Samantha Power headline 2018 lineup
Published Feb 12, 2018
Five events announced for spring speaker series organized and run by undergrads
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Outside the mainstream
Published April 26, 2017
VICE co-founder Suroosh Alvi discusses the future of news and online media
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Putting faith in government with a little 'G'
Published March 9, 2017
Former U.S. Chief Technology Officer Aneesh Chopra says the mechanisms of government can drive innovation, discovery