Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor (DRL) Fostering Civil, Political, and Labor Rights in Cuba Applications Now Available

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DRL invites organizations to submit SOIs for programs that promote internationally-recognized individual, civil, political, and labor rights – as set forth in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international agreements – in Cuba. The Cuban government fails to respect freedom of speech and the press, restricts internet access, maintains a monopoly on political […]

Mike O’Connor presents “Two Santas: The Intellectual Roots of Conservative Tax Cutting”

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Date: October 8, 2014 Time: 12:00-1:00 Location: IUPUI University Library 4115S (IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute) “Tax-cutting is such a prominent concern among conservatives today that one could understandably believe it to be central to the meaning of conservatism. Yet this is not the case: during the middle of the twentieth century, conservatives were defined […]

IU center to host national conference on civic literacy

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The Indiana University Center for Civic Literacy, a research center at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, has announced that its second annual conference will take place Aug. 22 to 24 at the Crowne Plaza Union Station in Indianapolis. The public is invited to attend. “The data is depressing,” said Sheila Kennedy, director of the Center for […]