Past Event

The Return of Strongmen: India, Turkey, and the U.S.

March 20, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Pulitzer Hall World Room
What are the signs of an authoritarian leader and how should people respond? Join a timely discussion with Steve Coll, Dean and Henry R. Luce Professor of Journalism, author Basharat Peer '07 M.A., and David Phillips of Columbia University's Human Rights Institute in a discussion of how autocratic regimes can damage civil liberties and create chaos in communities. Vishakha Desai will moderate the panel.