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  • Sunday, September 4, 2016

    : Election Special 2016

    What is it: 

    Philosophy Talk looks beyond the horse race at some of the bigger questions raised by this year’s campaign:

    Do we always have a duty to vote? with Stanford political scientist Emilee Chapman
    Can our democracy survive the amount of money in politics? with former Labor Secretary Robert Reich
    • How do we justify the two-party system? with Elaine Kamarck from the Brookings Institution.

    The unexamined election is not worth stumping for, so join John, Ken, and their special guests for a deeper look at the 2016 election so far.

    Emilee Chapman, Professor of Political Science, Stanford University

    Robert Reich, Former US Labor Secretary

    Elaine Kamarck, Senior Fellow in Governance Studies, The Brookings Institution

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