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Town Hall Seattle: Civics Series

Town Hall’s Civics series highlights everything from local policies to world politics. These events offer perspectives on a range of topics as diverse as Seattle itself—a bustling forum for activism, discovery, and thought-provoking discussion.

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Nov 20, 2019

As his campaign rhetoric in the 2018 midterms demonstrated, no issue matters more to Donald Trump than immigration. And no issue—with the possible exception of his opposition to Robert Mueller’s investigation of his 2016 campaign—better defines his administration. Julie Hirschfeld Davis and Michael D. Shear have...


Nov 18, 2019

Few challenges are more daunting than feeding a global population projected to reach 9.7 billion in 2050—especially at a time when climate change is making it increasingly difficult to successfully grow crops. To explore agricultural avenues open to us in the near future, researcher Timothy A. Wise presented insight...


Nov 14, 2019

During the final three years of the Obama administration, Richard Stengel—former editor of Time magazine and an Under Secretary of State—stood on the front lines of the new global information war. Stengel took Town Hall’s stage to recount his time as the single person in government tasked with unpacking,...


Nov 11, 2019

What do we do when our society’s economic elite become more interested in celebrating their own magnanimity than bringing about real change? Former New York Times columnist Anand Giridharadas returned to Town Hall’s stage with a reprise presentation of perspectives from his hit book Winners Take All: The Elite...


Nov 8, 2019

In a world in which internet troll farms attempt to influence foreign elections, can we afford to ignore the power of viral stories to affect economies?

Whether it’s the belief that tech stocks can only go up, that housing prices never fall, or that some firms are too big to fail, economist Robert Shiller asserted...