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Activism 101: Can Social Work Help Save Democracy?

This event was cancelled due to inclement weather. 

Social Work Activism

The Congressional Research Institute for Social Work and Policy (CRISP), New York University, and the National Association of Deans and Directors (NADD) will present a panel discussion with Nancy MacLean, Duke University professor of history and author of Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America.


Dr. Nancy MacLean

Dr. Nancy MacLean

Dr. Nancy MacLean is the William H. Chafe Professor of History and Public Policy at Duke University and an award-winning scholar of 20th century American history. Her latest book, Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America explores the disparate influence of libertarianism on American politics and governance. She is a finalist for the National Book Award and has received more than a dozen prizes and awards for her work.

Dr. Charles Lewis, Jr.

Dr. Charles Lewis, Jr.

Dr. Marilyn Flynn

Dr. Marilyn Flynn

Dr. Martell Teasley

Dr. Martell Teasley

Dr. Edwina Satsuki Uehara

Dr. Edwina Satsuki Uehara

Democracy in Chains THE DEEP HISTORY OF THE RADICAL RIGHT’S STEALTH PLAN FOR AMERICA

Democracy in Chains: THE DEEP HISTORY OF THE RADICAL RIGHT’S STEALTH PLAN FOR AMERICA

An explosive exposé of the right’s relentless campaign to eliminate unions, suppress voting, privatize public education, and change the Constitution. 

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National Association of Deans and Directors Schools of Social Work

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