Tonight: McClure Lecture Series Presents “Civil Liberties and Poverty in America”

On Tuesday, November 15th the University of Idaho McClure Lecture Series on Science and Public Policy will feature Dr. Caroline Heldman of Occidental College speaking on the topic Civil Liberties and Poverty in America. The talk begins a 7:00pm in the Borah Theater in the Student Union Building at 709 Deakin Avenue, Moscow, ID.

Caroline Heldman is an Associate Professor of Politics at Occidental College in Los Angeles. She specializes in the presidency, media, gender, and race in the American context. She has published in the top journals in her field and co-authored Rethinking Madame President: Are We Ready for a Woman in the White House? A prominent champion of efforts to revitalize New Orleans, and a frequent political commentator on Fox News programs, Dr. Heldman advised and appeared in the acclaimed film, Mis-Representation.

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About nwchr

The Northwest Coalition for Human Rights (NWCHR) exists to facilitate connections and communication among organizations and individuals who are engaged in human rights and social justice work in the Northwest region of the United States, with special focus on the Inland Northwest. The coalition, inspired by Bill Wassmuth's former Northwest Coalition Against Malicious Harassment, will give strength to those working at the local level by allowing them to share resources, information, and ideas, as well as making them part of a larger support system. The University of Idaho Office of Human Rights, Access, and Inclusion (HRAI) in Moscow serves as the administrative home for the NWCHR, and the Coalition strives to build strong membership from throughout Idaho and eastern Washington, as well as from other parts of the Northwest region. All are welcome to join NWCHR and give their input.
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