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IOP Artificial Intelligence Panel
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Panel Experts Talk Artificial Intelligence Ethics

​Computer science and public policy experts from Harvard and MIT spoke at a Kennedy School forum Thursday night about the potential of eliminating human bias and errors in policy-making through artificial intelligence.

IOP Artificial Intelligence Panel
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IOP Artificial Intelligence Panel

Sheila Jasanoff, Alex Pentland, Cynthia Dwork, and Iris Bohnet discuss artificial intelligence at the Institute of Politics on Thursday.

Khizr Khan
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Khizr Khan

Khizr M. Khan discusses the letter that inspired him to take the stage at the 2016 Democratic National Convention at the JFK Jr. Forum at the Harvard Institute of Politics Wednesday night.

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Khizr Khan, Father of Fallen Soldier, Denounces Trump at IOP

“We are faced right now with an administration without moral compass,” Khan said.

Ray Mabus on Foreign Policy
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Ray Mabus on Foreign Policy

Raymond E. Mabus, former Secretary of the Navy, talks about the future of U.S. foreign policy Tuesday night in the Kirkland Senior Common Room. Mabus is an IOP Visiting Fellow.

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Former Navy Secretary Discusses Future of War

​Former Secretary of the Navy Raymond E. Mabus Jr. spoke to undergraduates and Harvard affiliates about the future of warfare and his work with the Navy.

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At Conference, Students Reflect on Tense Political Climate

​Undergraduates from across the country convened at Harvard’s Institute of Politics to look back at the November presidential election and reflect on the nation’s political climate.

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Young People See American Politics as Less Civil, IOP Survey Finds

American young people agree that political discourse has become less civil in the last five years, according to an Institute of Politics survey.

Let’s Debate About Trump
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Let’s Debate About Trump

Members of the Harvard Political Union debate the role of media in the Trump 2016 presidential campaign Tuesday night in Fong Auditorium.

Journalism in a Post-Truth Era
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IOP Inauguration Watch Party
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IOP Inauguration Watch Party

Harvard students and affiliates at the IOP watch the inauguration of Donald Trump Friday morning. Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States on Capitol Hill Friday.

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Former Obama Staffers Join IOP

​Six new fellows—including a longtime former member of Congress and a former speechwriter for First Lady Michelle Obama—will lead weekly study groups at Harvard’s Institute of Politics this spring.

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Trump, Clinton Campaign Managers Spar at IOP

​Sparks flew between President-elect Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton’s respective campaign managers Kellyanne Conway and Robby Mook during their first public appearance together since Election Day.

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Attendees leave the JFK Jr. Forum after the “War Stories: Inside Campaign 2016” event Thursday evening. At the event, which will be broadcast on CNN this Sunday, Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway and Clinton campaign manager Robby Mook discussed the 2016 presidential election with moderator Jake Tapper.

"You Can't Normalize White Supremacy"
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Protesters Denounce Trump Advisers Outside IOP Event

​Protesters gathered in the pouring rain outside Harvard’s Institute of Politics Wednesday evening to denounce the University for inviting advisers of President-elect Donald Trump to a campus event this week and call for the dismissal of Trump’s chief strategist, Stephen K. Bannon.