Monday, April 6
In this final Neilson Professor lecture, Sahar Amer will focus on the life and legacy of Shajarrat al-Durr, the first woman sultan of Egypt, and the ruler responsible for the defeat of Saint Louis during the 7th cruasade. ()
Monday, Apri l3
Former CIA spy Robert David Steele will analyze questions around power, democracy and access to information in today's climate.
Is the USA a democracy? Have all of the checks and balances been corrupted across academia, civil society, commerce, government, law enforcement, media, military, and non-government/nonprofit domains?
Can open power, the combination of electoral reform and public empowerment with open source everything effect a non-violent revolution?