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Speaking on rebooting of the US civic national narrative, Newport, R.I., July 17

I’ll be speaking on the results of Nationhood Lab’s ongoing work to develop a rebooted civic national narrative for the United States — and the reasons why that is so… Read more »

Warning of threats to U.S. Democracy at Jan. 6 vigil in Newport, R.I.

January 13, 2023 NEWPORT, R.I.  –  The director of Salve Regina University’s Nationhood Lab delivered keynote remarks at a vigil commemorating the Jan. 6 coup attempt in which he warned… Read more »

Speaking on the crisis facing US democracy; Newport, R.I., Jan. 6

I’ll be the keynote speaker at the annual Jan. 6 anniversary vigil held by the League of Women Voters of Newport County the evening of January 6th. Attendees include US… Read more »

Speaking on American Nations and Nationhood Lab; Newport, R.I. June 14 (private)

I’ll be speaking to board members and other stakeholders from The Forum for Education Abroad — which sets standards for international education exchange programs — during their meeting at Salve… Read more »

Launching Nationhood Lab at the Pell Center

I’m pleased to announce that I‘ve launched a think tank project built on the intellectual foundations of the American Nations trilogy and aiming to help save the U.S. republic and… Read more »

Speaking on Union and the struggle to forge a story of U.S. nationhood in Newport, R.I, April 21

On April 21 at 7pm I’ll be speaking on my most recent book, Union: The Struggle to Forge the Story of United States Nationhood, and the battle between civic and… Read more »

Speaking on Union in Newport, R.I., April 21

I’ll be speaking on my most recent book, Union: The Struggle to Forge the Story of United States Nationhood, and the battle between civic and ethno-nationalist visions of the country… Read more »

Speaking on American Nations, Providence, R.I, April 20

I’ll be giving a private talk on American Nations in Providence, Rhode Island this evening. The event is included on the calendar for planning purposes (and in case anyone in… Read more »

Joining the Pell Center

In personal news, as they say, I was recently named a Visiting Senior Fellow at the Pell Center for International Relations and Public Policy, a think tank at Salve Regina… Read more »

Talking Union and America’s search for national identity with PBS’ “Story in the Public Square”

Maintaining a shared sense of nationhood has always been a special challenge for the United States, arguably the world’s first civic nation, one defined not by organic ties, but by… Read more »