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Thinking it Through

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Authoritarian America

Sociologist Joshua Woods examines how the post-9/11 world has leaned America toward authoritarianism.

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Karen Culcasi

Refugees

Hear what researcher Karen Culcasi found when she interviewed women in a Syrian refugee camp in Jordan.

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Allison Peck

Genetically Modified Food

Agriculture law professor Alison Peck says your food is more unregulated than you think. As genetic engineering has advanced, U.S. law hasn't caught up, and she has some ideas on how to change that.

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James Van Nostrand

Clean Power

Law professor James Van Nostrand is director of the WVU Center for Energy and Sustainable Development. He's worked on a report to help the state of West Virginia handle the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's new Clean Power Plan.

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James Nolan

Policing

Criminology professor James Nolan was a cop in “Murder Town USA” and has researched crime with the FBI. He’s got some ideas on how to create policing that works.

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Oliver Luck

College Athletics

Former Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Oliver Luck examines the changes ahead for the NCAA as college athletes work to form unions and become recognized as employees.

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