politics

politics

Guido Tintori, senior research associate at the University of Oxford, examines the progressive involvement and integration of Italian-Americans in mainstream politics. 

Election Day is Tuesday, November 6, 2012.

Listen to first-time voting stories from around campus. 

In celebration of the department’s 20th anniversary, Africana studies hosts a panel on the politics of race and gender in this year’s U.S. presidential campaign. 

Cristina Beltrán analyzes the rise in anti-immigrant rhetoric and explains how xenophobic speech and policies obscure political diversity among Latinos.

To celebrate Constitution Day, Herbert Sloan will explore Thomas Jefferson’s ideas about constitutions and why they have not won favor with most Americans, either in Jefferson's own lifetime or in the present day.