On Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, ending nearly 50 years of constitutional protections for abortion. The Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health ruling is expected to result in abortion bans in nearly half the states. Here two WAPPP-affiliated faculty reflect on the historic ruling overturning constitutional protection for abortion and the impact it will have...
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wapppHKSJoin us for a lunch discussion with @NatashaD1atx, Austin, TX City Councilor. Harper-Madison is a mom, cancer survivor, community advocate, small business owner and Austin’s only African American city councilor.
🗓 Mon., Oct. 3
HarvardIOPWill democracies around the world survive the renewed rise of authoritarianism? Last night in the Forum, we welcomed Professors Daniel Ziblatt and Steven Levitsky, authors of “How Democracies Die,” for a conversation with @MsLaToshaBrown of @BlackVotersMtr. t.co/G9r1dwHWqa
HarvardIOP“It’s interesting even in a poll that there’s an assumption [respondents] share the same understanding of what is democracy. That’s where the flaw is. What the Republicans who are in power now see as democracy may be very different.” – @MsLaToshaBrownt.co/RoBNFr5XoU
wapppHKSIn next week's seminar, Jens Mazei of @TU_Dortmund will explore how social constructions of “masculinity” and “negotiation” can result in gender inequities, emphasizing intersecting identities that shape negotiation processes.
🗓 Oct 3
wapppHKS"Without question, the current student debt forgiveness proposal does not do enough to address persistent economic inequality among racial and ethnic groups." — WAPPP Research Fellow Anna Gifty @itsafronomicst.co/18iSLvm0z1
Kennedy_SchoolProspective students, experience HKS firsthand this fall!
Come to campus in October or November for a Fall Open House to learn about our master's degree programs, student life, and the application process.
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wapppHKS“Black girls shoulder many of the burdens + responsibilities in our communities, yet organizations that support them & can help them be resilient amid this trauma are not receiving the financial support.” — former WAPPP Leader in Practice @MsLaToshaBrownt.co/VMmHFpyVk6
wapppHKS“We haven’t been making the progress we’d like to see in the D&I realm. It’s because we haven’t approached it with the same seriousness and with the same evidence-based rigour that we approach other parts of business.” — WAPPP Research Fellow Siri Chilazi