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Twelve Duke students had an exciting opportunity recently – they attended the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow,
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  Dr. Jim Young Kim is a physician and anthropologist who previously served as the President of the World Bank.
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Scholars, practitioners, advocates and students gathered recently at Duke University to examine the topic of redistricting. (That’s the process of
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There’s been tremendous political wrangling in the US recently about raising the debt ceiling (how much money we allow ourselves
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If you’ve ever opened the New York Times, it’s likely that you’ve read something by Frank Bruni. He worked at
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Duke University’s Cyber Policy program has a new report that shows data brokers are openly and explicitly advertising sensitive information
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Most Americans have no idea that there are elaborate pretend Iraqi and Afghan villages scattered around the United States –
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COVID-19 has ripped through nursing homes and long-term care facilities in the US. At its height, in North Carolina alone,
What does it take – as a woman – to build a business from the ground up? Are there special
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What role do corporations play in a functioning democracy? In each administration, the answers seem to change. The Trump administration
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Polarization is one of contemporary society's most vexing issues. Many of us lean left, many of us lean right, and
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Sometimes we know exactly what the consequences of a policy will be, and sometimes we don’t. In this episode, we’ll
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In 1801, the inventor Eli Whitney demonstrated his newest innovation for top military brass, along with US President John Adams
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As Elizabeth Warren memorably wrote, “It is impossible to buy a toaster that has a one-in-five chance of bursting into
Americans constantly make choices about products and services - from buying a new pair of running shoes to figuring out
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On Jan. 27, 2021, the Acting Secretary of Homeland Security issued a first-ever National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Bulletin based
When Professor Anne-Maria Makhulu returned to South Africa to start her research in the late 1990s, the South African Truth
The end of the Cold War is often considered a bit of a geopolitical anomaly. In 1980 the increasing antagonistic
In a special episode, Policy 360 joins a panel of Duke University experts for a debrief the day after election
Elections are the bedrock of our democracy, but for so many of us the process around the ballot box, is
Since graduating from Sanford in 2015, Emily Feng has travelled all over China as a foreign correspondent covering topics ranging
In the past few elections cycles North Carolina has been at the center of discussions around race-based voter suppression, most
Thomas J. Tierney is an expert in smart philanthropy and co-founder of the Bridgespan Group which provides management consulting to
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Billy Shore is a founder of the organization Share Our Strength, the umbrella organization of No Kid Hungry. Over the
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Since the first confirmed case of coronavirus in Durham, North Carolina in March 2020, the Durham city and county governments
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In late March President Trump said he considers himself a wartime president. The fight against COVID-19 has since intensified; the
On the week of March 21st, 2020, over 3.3 million Americans claimed unemployment, nearly 5 times the highest weekly number
On January 30, 2020 the World Health Organization declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern in response to the
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We’d guess there are few more qualified to talk about American power and the problem with peace than former Ambassador
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Social media has drastically changed political discourse. With the 2020 elections around the corner, we sit down with two people