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Challenges to Brazilian Democracy Conference – Panel V: Environmental Justice and the Right to Land
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Challenges to Brazilian Democracy Conference – Panel V: Environmental Justice and the Right to Land

[MUSIC PLAYING] Welcome to our fifth panel of the conference. [INAUDIBLE] Again thank people who haven’t been here throughout, among them [? Leah Van Way ?] for helping us think about this conference and organizing it. [? Leah Van Way,

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President Dilma Rousseff – The Challenges for Democracy in Brazil (English translation)
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President Dilma Rousseff – The Challenges for Democracy in Brazil (English translation)

Good afternoon. [PORTUGUESE] Dilma Rousseff, Provost Richard Locke, faculty, students, and staff from Brown University, and members of the community. On behalf of the Watson Institute for International and Policy Studies and the Brazil Initiative, I would like to welcome

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Glenn Weyl Book Lecture: Radical Markets Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society
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Glenn Weyl Book Lecture: Radical Markets Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society

DAN D’AMICO: Hello. Welcome. Thank you all for braving the weather. My name Dan D’Amico. I’m the associate director of the Political Theory Project. We’re the hosts for this evening. We’re joined by Professor Glen Weyl. He is a principal

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Challenges to Brazilian Democracy Conference – Political Exile under the Bolsonaro Government
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Challenges to Brazilian Democracy Conference – Political Exile under the Bolsonaro Government

[NON-ENGLISH], good evening. [NON-ENGLISH],, I’m going to speak in English. On behalf of the Brazil Initiative, I would like to welcome you to the seventh international conference on Brazil at Brown University entitled Challenges to Brazilian Democracy. My name is

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Rick Perlstein – Jimmy Carter and the Origins of the Democratic Party Cult of Austerity
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Rick Perlstein – Jimmy Carter and the Origins of the Democratic Party Cult of Austerity

[MUSIC PLAYING] Well hello, and welcome everybody to another of our Rhodes events. Trying to pack in as many as possible before they dismantle this building and shuttle it across the road into new digs. And when you’re putting together

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Indian Democracy: The Role of Civil Society and Social Movements in Strengthening Democracy
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Indian Democracy: The Role of Civil Society and Social Movements in Strengthening Democracy

[MUSIC PLAYING] Evening. I come from a very informal background, so you’ll forgive me if I don’t follow the rather formal structures that you’re used to in Brown. So I suggested to Patrick that the best thing to do would

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Educating for Democracy: The Prospects & Importance of Civics Education in the Era of Trump & Brexit
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Educating for Democracy: The Prospects & Importance of Civics Education in the Era of Trump & Brexit

Good afternoon, everybody. My name is Alan Harlem. I’m the director of social innovation at the Watson center. And it is really my honor and privilege to welcome you here today and to introduce Scott Warren. I met Scott in

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