A conversation with Durham City Council member and mayoral candidate Steve Schewel, and UNC-Chapel Hill professor of political science Andrea Benjamin. Schewel and Benjamin will discuss issues facing Durham government including access to affordable housing amid economic growth, the impact of changing demographics on local elections, police-community relations, and the role of university students in local civic life. Moderated by Professor Joseph Blocher. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Duke Law Democrats. For more information, please contact Gabriel Espinal at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Prof. Siegel discuss the Court’s recent and upcoming terms, the importance of consensus, and Ginsburg’s legacy at D.C. Summer Institute event.
Environmental Law Newsletter – 2017
Read about the Environmental Law and Policy Clinic’s first 10 years, a new book on regulating after crises, faculty scholarship, and more.
On the Ground
Students share their experiences working with asylum-seeking families at a south Texas detention center.
Politics = Local
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- Griffin: "One need look no further than the articles of impeachment against President Nixon or President Clinton to see that presidents can be held accountable for obstructive conduct" CBC: Power & Politics