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Fordham faculty weigh in on topics ranging from religion, politics and law to science, business and ethics.

Fordham faculty weigh in on topics ranging from religion, politics and law to science, business and ethics.
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Fordham faculty weigh in on topics ranging from religion, politics and law to science, business and ethics.

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English

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John Davenport Bonus Track

9/18/2018
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In his upcoming book "League of Democracies," Fordham philosophy professor John Davenport notes that in many ways, the challenges the world's democracies face are similar to those that America's founding fathers faced in the 18th century. In this extended bonus track, Davenport delves into the ways in which game theory explains how.

Duration:00:03:08

John Davenport on the need for a "League Of Democracies"

9/18/2018
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In 2011, a series of uprisings known as the Arab Spring briefly gave the impression that democracy was on an unstoppable march across the globe. Seven years later, it hasn’t exactly turned out that way. Egypt has embraced authoritarianism, Libya is in a state of near anarchy, and Syria has been mired in a catastrophic civil war for seven years. Meanwhile, the international influence of authoritarian countries such as China and Russia has grown significantly. John Davenport, a professor of...

Duration:00:10:09

Mahlon Bailey on Being a Yellow Ribbon Graduate

8/27/2018
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It’s September, which means students are flocking back to campus after the summer break. At Fordham’s school of Professional and Continuing Studies, 300 of those enrolled this fall will be participating in the Veterans Administration’s Yellow Ribbon program, which covers tuition and fees for eligible post 9/11 veterans at select colleges. This past May, Mahlon Bailey, a subway mechanic for the MTA and Property Book Officer in the104th Military Police Battalion in the New York National Guard,...

Duration:00:06:30