Crisis of the Liberal Order

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Crisis of the Liberal Order

Time: May 11, 2017 from 6pm to 7:30pm
Location: Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs
Street: 170 E. 64th Street
City/Town: New York
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Event Type: ethics matter
Organized By: Carnegie Council
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Eventbrite - Leon Botstein and Walter Russell Mead - Crisis of the Liberal Order

A number of students tickets are available. For more information, please contact events@cceia.org.

This event is part of the James Clarke Chace Memorial Speaker Series, co-sponsored by the Bard Globalization and International Affairs Program and Foreign Affairs.

Leon Botstein and Walter Russell Mead will discuss trends in politics across the globe. What explains the resurgence of populism and the rise of political actors on the right? What are the effects on longstanding alliances, international institutions, and accepted norms? Why are democratic systems creating non-democratic outcomes?

Leon Botstein has been president of Bard College since 1975, where he is also Leon Levy Professor in the Arts and Humanities.

Walter Russell Mead is the James Clarke Chace Professor of Foreign Affairs and the Humanities at Bard College and editor-at-large of The American Interest.

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