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Lifeline phones should be enhanced to ensure public safety, CCLP urges FCC

By Justin Chapman | May 29, 2015 0
Why can't many inexpensive cell phones receive life-saving emergency weather alerts? Why, unlike people in much of the world, can't Americans listen to emergency information broadcasts on their cell phones? These are not accidents or unanticipated consequences. These are the results of policies and decisions by government agencies and the U.S. cell phone industry that should be addressed by the Fe ...

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From the CCLP Blog

Civility No More: Where Are the Better Angels of Politics?

By Dan Glickman | August 28, 2015 0
This article was originally published on The Huffington Post. In 1860 as this nation stood on the brink of civil war, President Abraham Lincoln implored Americans and their political leaders to think of, "the better angels of our nature," before committing totally to the dissolution of the Union. To plea...

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2016: We Need More Healing, Not More Division

By CCLP Staff | August 27, 2015 0
This article by CCLP senior fellow Matthew Dowd was originally published on The Huffington Post. There is an old Cherokee Native American legend about the two wolves that feels once again apropos for today's conversation in our country (I have cited this before in a previous column), and the emergence...

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Countering Boko Haram and violent extremism is focus of DC program featured on C-SPAN

By Adam Powell | August 10, 2015 0
CCLP and the USC Center on Public Diplomacy presented a Washington DC forum on countering violent extremism with a specific focus on Boko Haram in Nigeria. The program was organized by CCLP senior fellow Adam Powell III, who also serves as president of the Public Diplomacy Council. Click here to...

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Events

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250 students filled the lobby at Wallis Annenberg Hall for our 2015 State of the Union live viewing and analysis.
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Open Data LA partnered with the City of Pasadena to connect community leaders with city officials. Left to right: Rick Cole;, Michael Beck, Dana Chinn, and Phillip Leclair.
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At CCLP's forum on Women and Photojournalism, Lori Shepler (right) shows off her photography book, Pau Gasol: Life / Vida, as Narda Zacchino (left) looks on.
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The 2014 Get Mobile Forum brought together local community organizers and technology leaders.
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CCLP director Geoffrey Cowan discusses the benefits of informal diplomacy at Central European University in Budapest, Hungary. (Photo by CEU/Daniel Vegel.)
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Director of research Mark Latonero and California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris
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Director Geoffrey Cowan, Lt. John Vanek, Mark Latonero, and Chris Kelly.

In the News

Orville Schell was quoted in a Sheffield Times article about China.

Matthew Dowd was quoted in a Hollywood Reporter article about Donald Trump.

Dan Schnur was interviewed by Political Science Now.

Dan Schnur, CCLP senior fellow, was quoted by NPR in a story comparing Donald Trump to Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Visiting fellow Vasily Gatov was quoted in a Moscow Times article about the Russian government blocking Wikipedia.

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