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Eliza DeCubellis '17 Wins Hoopes Prize

May 4, 2017

Eliza DeCubellis '17 has won the Hoopes Thesis Prize for her thesis "Activism Under Authoritarianism: Breaking Ground on Domestic Violence in China." Congratulations!

Asia Stewart '18 named as a 2017 APSA Ralph Bunche Summer Institute (RBSI) Scholar.

April 5, 2017

Asia Stewart '18 has been named as a 2017 APSA Ralph Bunche Summer Institute (RBSI) Scholar. Congratulations!

The Ralph Bunche Summer Institute (RBSI), now in its 31st year, is an annual, intensive five-week program held at Duke University. It is designed to introduce to the world of doctoral study in political science those undergraduate students from under-represented racial and ethnic groups or those interested in broadening participation in political science and pursuing scholarship on issues affecting… Read more about Asia Stewart '18 named as a 2017 APSA Ralph Bunche Summer Institute (RBSI) Scholar.

One Scholar On Similarities, Substantial Differences Between Trump And Hitler / NPR Here & Now

December 19, 2016

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with Daniel Ziblatt (@dziblatt), professor of government at Harvard University and author of the forthcoming book "Conservative Parties and the Birth of Modern Democracy in Europe," about Hitler's rise to power in 1930s Germany, and whether the comparisons… Read more about One Scholar On Similarities, Substantial Differences Between Trump And Hitler / NPR Here & Now

One Scholar On Similarities, Substantial Differences Between Trump And Hitler

December 8, 2016

http://www.wbur.org/hereandnow/2016/12/07/trump-hitler-comparisons

Even before the election, critics had been drawing comparisons between Donald Trump and Adolf Hitler.

They've pointed to Trump's promise to ban Muslims, deport millions of immigrants, crack down on the press and "make America great again."

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with Daniel Ziblatt (@dziblatt… Read more about One Scholar On Similarities, Substantial Differences Between Trump And Hitler