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What do secret policemen really do? Insights from history and social science

by Mark Harrisonvia Fellow Talks
Thursday, August 14, 2014

Domestic spying and surveillance are rarely out of today’s headlines. How did a real-life totalitarian secret police go about watching citizens, shutting down dissent, and ensuring mass obedience? On July 24, Hoover fellow Mark Harrison brought historical records from the Hoover Archives together with modern social science to show how the KGB, the Soviet Union’s secret police,  upheld the communist monopoly of power during the Cold War.

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Polarization, Broken Government, and the 2014 National Election

by David Bradyvia Fellow Talks
Monday, May 5, 2014

David Brady, the deputy director and Davies Family Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, discusses the state of US governance in his talk entitled “Polarization, Broken Government, and the 2014 National Election.”

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Obamacare: What’s Happened and What’s Next

by Scott W. Atlasvia Fellow Talks
Monday, May 5, 2014

Scott Atlas, the David and Joan Traitel Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, gave a comprehensive overview of the Affordable Care Act in his talk entitled “Obamacare: What’s Happened and What’s Next.” 

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Adapt, Adapt, Adapt: Market Responses to Climate Change

by Terry Andersonvia Fellow Talks
Monday, May 5, 2014

Terry Anderson, the John and Jean De Nault Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, discusses market approaches to environmental problems in his talk entitled “Adapt, Adapt, Adapt: Market Responses to Climate Change.” 

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The Death of Honesty

by William Damonvia Fellow Talks
Monday, May 5, 2014

William Damon, a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, gives a psychologist’s perspective on the value of truth in his talk entitled “The Death of Honesty.” 

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Video and Audio recordings of Hoover scholars from retreats, board meetings, and other donor events presenting and discussing various issues and topics.