News & Events
Author Rod Dreher spoke on the themes of his recent book, "The Benedict Option".
Dr. Stanford Levinson presented the 2017 Constitution Day Lecture, titled: "Flaws in the Constitution? What We Should be Learning about the Constitution Today" on Monday, September 18, 2017.
On Thursday, September 7, 2017, Ryan Anderson and John Corvino spoke on their new book (co-authored with Sherif Girgis), "Debating Religious Liberty and Discrimination."
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Friday, September 1, 2017
O. Carter Snead, Professor of Law at the University of Notre Dame, presented "Fighting for Charlie Gard: Ethics, Public Policy, and Pope Francis."
On June 13th, Daniel Mark, a Visiting Tocqueville Fellow at the University of Notre Dame, was elected chairman of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF).
Looking for the Constitutional Studies and Tocqueville Programs? We've moved!
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"Are Antidiscrimination Laws Hostile to Freedom or Essential to It?"
On March 31, 2017, we hosted a conversation with Professor Richard Epstein (University of Chicago Law, New York University School of Law) and Matthew Coles (UC Hastings College of Law, ACLU).
You can also watch this talk here.
"Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010" featured Charles Murray, American Enterprise Institute, and Agustin Fuentes, Chair of Anthropology, University of Notre Dame.
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What Does Trump’s Election Mean? Find out from two of the nation’s most thoughtful social critics, New York Times columnist Ross Douthat and Wall Street Journal columnist William Galston.
Video can also be viewed here.
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Tom West, Paul Ermine Potter and Dawn Tibbetts Potter Endowed Professorship in Politics, Professor of Politics, Hillsdale College
Alexander Tsesis, Raymond & Mary Simon Chair in Constitutional Law and Professor of Law, Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Daniel Mark, Chairman of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom.
Presented in partnership with the Notre Dame Forum 2017-18: Going Global
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Lucas Morel, Professor of Politics and Head of the Politics Department, Washington and Lee University
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Corey Brettschneider, Professor of Political Science, Brown University
Friday, April 20, 2018
The Catholic Center at NYU
238 Thompson St. | New York, NY 10012
Keynote address by Ross Douthat
Friday, April 20 - 7:00 pm
Saturday, April 21 - 1:00 - 6:00 pm
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