We are witness here and around the world to a worldwide rebellion against liberal and representative democracy. In Hungary, Russia, Turkey, France, Austria, and across Europe, right and left wing parties flirt with authoritarian rule. In the United States, President-elect Donald Trump explicitly channels the populist voice of the self-described disenfranchised. Democratic governments everywhere are…Read more 2016: A Year In Review
Posted on 28 December 2016 | 9:00 am
Students reflect on Reverend Osagyefo Uhuru Sekou's visit to Bard College to speak at their Courage to Be Lecture Series in February 2016.
Posted on 20 April 2016 | 9:00 am
Last fall, as part of our eighth annual fall conference, “Why Privacy Matters: What Do We Lose When We Lose Our Privacy?,” we announced a Student Opinion Contest that challenged university and campus students to answer the following question: “Does Privacy Matter in the 21st century?” After reviewing close to 50 submissions, we are pleased…Read more Announcing the Winners of Our 2015 Student Opinion Contest!
Posted on 6 January 2016 | 8:00 pm