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Media MentionJune 25, 2020

UT professor reflects on university's desegregation

It's one thing to witness history, but in Edwin Dorn's case, he lived it. Recent protests for Black Lives Matter demanding racial equity and condemning police brutality brought him back to his days as an undergraduate at the University of Texas. He was one of about 200 African American students who attended the university in the early 1960s.

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Media MentionMarch 29, 2020

What the government needs to do next

In late 2019, doctors and public health experts in Wuhan saw symptoms they concluded were caused by a new virus, but Beijing did not respond correctly. The U.S. president had weeks of warning. He has been derelict, and the nation will pay a heavy price, writes LBJ's Edwin Dorn. 

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NewsFebruary 27, 2018

LBJ School's 21st annual Barbara Jordan National Forum celebrates perseverance, resolve in public service

The LBJ School of Public Affairs celebrated the 21st annual Barbara Jordan National Forum Feb. 19–23, paying tribute to the former congresswoman’s life and legacy through student-led programming focused on social justice issues.

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NewsFebruary 12, 2018

LBJ School celebrates Barbara Jordan National Forum 21st anniversary

The LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin will pay tribute to the life and legacy of former congresswoman, distinguished public servant and teacher Barbara Jordan during the 21st annual Barbara Jordan National Forum (BJNF), Feb. 19–23.

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NewsJanuary 31, 2018

LBJ faculty react to State of the Union

Tuesday evening President Trump delivered his first State of the Union address. Here, faculty from the LBJ School share their reactions.

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Media MentionJuly 1, 2017

Commentary: Senate health bill panel clearly thinks women don’t matter

Ed Dorn, LBJ Professor and former dean of the LBJ School, discusses the shortcomings of the Senate health bill. 

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Media MentionJanuary 29, 2017

Russians did to us what we've long done to others

Commentary from Ed Dorn suggests that Russia's potential influence in the 2016 presidential campaign is similar to prior U.S. actions in other countries. He goes on to discuss Russia's primary motivations for preferring Trump to Hillary Clinton as president of the U.S.

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Media MentionJanuary 28, 2017

Russians did to us what we've done to others for long time

Commentary from Ed Dorn suggests that Russia's potential influence in the 2016 presidential campaign is similar to prior U.S. actions in other countries. He goes on to discuss Russia's primary motivations for preferring Trump to Hillary Clinton as president of the U.S.

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Media MentionJanuary 28, 2017

How Trump is fulfilling Russia's wildest fantasies

Commentary from Ed Dorn suggests that Russia's potential influence in the 2016 presidential campaign is similar to prior U.S. actions in other countries. He goes on to discuss Russia's primary motivations for preferring Trump to Hillary Clinton as president of the U.S.

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Media MentionJanuary 26, 2017

How Trump is fulfilling Russia's wildest fantasies

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