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Crucial Conversation: Worse than NAFTA? Lori Wallach discusses the “Trans-Pacific Partnership”

An NC Policy Watch Crucial Conversation luncheon— Worse than NAFTA? Why North Carolinians should be very, very worried about the so-called “Trans-Pacific Partnership.” Click here to register Featuring Lori Wallach, Director of the Global Trade Watch Division at ...
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Crucial Conversation: What’s next for our public schools? With June Atkinson

An NC Policy Watch Crucial Conversation luncheon— What’s next for our public schools? A conversation with June Atkinson, North Carolina’s Superintendent of Public Instruction. Click here to register As all who follow the public policy debates in North ...
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Crucial Conversation: The truth about NC’s Medicaid program — with Ron Pollack of Families USA

NC Policy Watch and the Health Advocacy Team at the North Carolina Justice Center are proud to announce a very special and timely Crucial Conversation luncheon: The truth about North Carolina’s Medicaid program: Why it’s not “broken” or ...
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Crucial Conversation: Why courts matter (and why North Carolinians should be paying a lot more attention to them)

NC Policy Watch and the North Carolina Justice Center are proud to announce a very special Crucial Conversation luncheon: Why courts matter (and why North Carolinians should be paying a lot more attention to them) Featuring the Honorable James ...
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Crucial Conversation in Charlotte: Tax the poor, feed the rich? — with Dr. Katherine Newman and Alexandra Sirota

NC Policy Watch comes to Charlotte— Tax the poor, feed the rich? Why making North Carolina’s tax system even more regressive is a terrible idea Featuring nationally acclaimed author and policy expert, Dr. Katherine Newman. Click here to ...
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Crucial Conversation featuring Diane Ravitch, America’s leading spokesperson for public education

A very special NC Policy Watch Crucial Conversation, featuring America’s leading spokesperson for public education, Diane Ravitch. Co-sponsored by the North Carolina Justice Center’s Education & Law Project and Public Schools First NC. Click here to register What ...
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Crucial Conversation: Why unions are good for business and “right-to-work” laws aren’t

An NC Policy Watch Crucial Conversation luncheon: Why unions are good for business and “right-to-work” laws aren’t Featuring the Secretary Treasurer of the national AFL-CIO, Liz Shuler Co-sponsored by North Carolina AFL-CIO. North Carolina has long been a ...
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Crucial Conversation – Big money, dark money

Big money, dark money: The threat posed to our democracy by media consolidation and secretly-funded elections   Featuring the former Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, Dr. Michael Copps. Co-sponsored by Common Cause North Carolina. Few developments in ...
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Crucial Conversation – Big money, dark money: The threat posed to our democracy by media consolidation and secretly-funded elections

An NC Policy Watch Crucial Conversation luncheon: Big money, dark money: The threat posed to our democracy by media consolidation and secretly-funded elections Featuring the former Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, Dr. Michael Copps. Co-sponsored by Common ...
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Crucial Conversation: Why is America so divided (and what can we do about it)? Featuring Coffee Party founders and filmmakers Annabel Park and Eric Byler

An NC Policy Watch Crucial Conversation breakfast: Why is America so divided (and what can we do about it)? A conversation with award-winning filmmakers and founders of the Coffee Party, Annabel Park and Eric Byler Annabel Park and ...
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How NC can fix its unemployment insurance system, with George Wentworth

NC Policy Watch and the North Carolina Justice Center invite you to a very important and timely Crucial Conversation luncheon: How North Carolina can fix its unemployment insurance system without harming workers and their families or the economy: ...
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Join us Oct. 23rd for a conversation with legendary journalist Hedrick Smith

NC Policy Watch and the North Carolina Justice Center are excited and proud to announce a very special, Crucial Conversation luncheon: Who Stole the American Dream? A conversation with legendary American journalist Hedrick Smith. Hedrick Smith, Pulitzer Prize-winning ...
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Who Stole the American Dream? A Conversation with journalist Hedrick Smith

NC Policy Watch and the North Carolina Justice Center are excited and proud to announce a very special, Crucial Conversation luncheon: Who Stole the American Dream? A conversation with legendary American journalist Hedrick Smith. Hedrick Smith, Pulitzer Prize-winning ...
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Who Stole the American Dream? A Conversation with legendary journalist Hedrick Smith

NC Policy Watch and the North Carolina Justice Center are excited and proud to announce a very special, Crucial Conversation luncheon: Who Stole the American Dream? A conversation with legendary American journalist Hedrick Smith. Hedrick Smith, Pulitzer Prize-winning ...
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Crucial Conversation – A talk with Kim Bobo on Worker Justice

Worker justice: A talk by Kim Bobo, Founder and Director of the national advocacy organization, Interfaith Worker Justice. Named one of Utne Reader‘s “50 Visionaries Who Are Changing Your World” in 2009, Bobo helped coin the phrase “wage ...
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Two Crucial Conversation luncheons on the state of the economy

No single issue is more “front and center” in the modern political debate than the state of our economy. Among other things, North Carolinians want to know: What, if anything, can policymakers do to stimulate growth and create ...
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