La Follette School Associate Professor Manny Teodoro joins five fellow UW-Madison faculty members for Democracy Checkup: State of Our Union 2021. The event is part of the Crossroads of Ideas series, presented by the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation and the Morgridge Institute for Research.
Franciska Coleman, Law School; Lewis Friedland, School of Journalism and Mass Communication; Kenneth Mayer, Political Science; Eleanor Neff Powell, Political Science; and Michael Wagner, School of Journalism and Mass Communication (moderator), also will participate in the event, which is free and open to the public. Registration is requested.
The panel discussion will focus on issues related to the health of the U.S. democracy in the wake of recent events, including the electoral college vote, the January 6 attack on the Capitol, the inauguration, and the first few weeks of the Biden-Harris administration.