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Thursday, March 2 2017

8:30 am to 1:30 pm

On March 2-3, Common Cause, the Campaign Legal Center, and Duke University's Center for Political Leadership, Innovation, and Service (POLIS) are co-hosting a daylong conference highlighting efforts around the country to end the undemocratic practice of drawing legislative districts for...

5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

*No tickets required!*UC Berkeley professor Ian Haney López will offer a historical perspective on the successful use of coded racism, or political dog whistles, in the 2016 presidential campaign. The talk, a Robert R. Wilson Distinguished Lecture called "Dog Whistle Politics: Race, Policy and...

6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

When Marine Corps Master Sgt. Jerry Ensminger's nine-year old daughter Janey died of a rare type of leukemia, his world collapsed. As a grief-stricken father, he struggled for years to make sense of what happened. His search for answers led to the shocking discovery of a Marine Corps cover-up...