By Lindsay Marsh on March 14, 2017
Watch Professor Robert Reich in conversation with Professors Cristie Ford and Wei Cui of the Centre for Business Law, Peter A. Allard School of Law, UBC.
By Lindsay Marsh on March 2, 2017
Watch Prof. Robert Reich of UC Berkeley, a former US Labor Secretary and prolific author deliver his Lind Initiative in U.S. Studies lecture at UBC.
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By Lindsay Marsh on January 20, 2017
Robert Reich is the co-creator of the award-winning documentary, Inequality For All (2013) which exposes the heart of widening inequality in the United States. Watch the official trailer here and learn more about the film on its official website.
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By Lindsay Marsh on October 17, 2016
Interviews and Live Taping Watch the 2016 Lind Initiative in U.S. Studies Fall series video recordings on the Liu Institute for Global Issues at UBC YouTube channel. Also find interviews with speakers Peter Beinart and Jane Mayer on the U.S. Election. Watch by clicking on the links below: Sept. 15th, 2016: Editors David Frum and Peter Beinart, moderated by Andrew Coyne with introductory remarks by Liu Director Moura Quayle. Watch an interview by UBC’s Liu Institute for Global Issues with Peter Beinart, well-known columnist, author and Associate Professor of Journalism and Political Science at City University of New York. Beinart speaks about the role of media in the 2016 US presidential race, internal party politics. and a potential Clinton Administration’s foreign policy. Watch an interview by UBC’s Liu Institute for Global Issues with Andrew Coyne, political columnist and regular CBC panelist about the wider implications an American political unraveling. Sept. 23rd, 2016: Author & New Yorker Staff Writer Jane Mayer, moderated by UBC Journalism Professor Peter Klein. Watch an interview by the Liu Institute for Global Issues with Jane Mayer, staff writer at the New Yorker and author of “Dark Money.” Mayer provided UBC audiences with an acute analysis of how super PACs and big donor money has shaped the 2016 U.S. election, or in the case of the GOP, how this money failed to counter the rise of Trump.