Jack W. Peltason Center for the Study of DemocracyThe Jack W. Peltason Center for the Study of Democracy (CSD) at the University of California, Irvine sponsors research and education aimed at improving the democratic process in the United States and expanding democracy around the world.
The center frequently sponsors community lectures featuring prominent public figures, high ranking international government officials and democracy supporters, the likes of which have included Jimmy Carter, former President of the United States; Janet Yellen, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco; Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland and former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights; and California Governor Jerry Brown.
TEACH-IN: What We Got Right and What We Got Wrong: The 2016 Election
November 15, 2016
November 16, 2016
Asian American attitudes on affirmative action, healthcare reform and social movements
December 9, 2016
Researchers receive Russell Sage Foundation funding to assess policy positions of America's fastest growing racial group
The secret of better government? Citizens who complain
December 2, 2016
Russ Dalton via Democratic Audit UK, Dec. 2, 2016