Politics

Summer/19

The first annual Hagel Lecture at UChicago brought together Madeleine Albright and Chuck Hagel to speak to students and the public.

Summer/19

Barbara Flynn Currie, LAB’58, AB’68, AM’73, helped pave the way for other female politicians in the Prairie State.

Summer/19

Raghuram Rajan, William Howell, and Bret Stephens, AB’95, debated the nuances of contemporary populism.

Summer/18

The primary preoccupations of an unlikely political wife.

Summer/17

Feeling inspired to try to change the world? Illinois state representative Christian Mitchell, AB’08, has some advice.

Summer/17

Matthew Foldi, Class of 2018 (political science), describes himself in his Twitter bio as “everyone’s favorite Republican committeeman.”

Spring–Summer/17

Cathy Cohen’s team digs into the opinions of an oft-generalized generation.

01.06.2017

The spy agency’s director spoke the day before his first meeting with the president-elect.

08.19.2016

CNN Politics reporter Tal Kopan, AB’09, takes you behind the curtain at the RNC and DNC.
Summer/16

Kelly Bulkeley, PhD’92, examines what our dreams reveal about our religion, our culture, and our politics.

07.08.2016

Socialists squeak by Communists! Impostor students! And more from the straw poll of 1936.

10.20.2015

What we don’t talk about when we talk about climate change.