Articles by: CPR

by / on June 21, 2014 at 1:59 pm / in Campus, Current Issue, Domestic, Education

Cashing In On Columbia?

With recovery from the global recession proceeding slowly and youth unemployment at almost 15 percent, it is tempting to question the actual value of our liberal arts degrees. We reached out to the Columbia community to find out their views on education and the economy, asking student groups, professors, and administrators the following question: What role should Columbia play in preparing students to face this economy?

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by / on June 21, 2014 at 1:31 pm / in Current Issue, Europe, Interview, World

Ask The Experts

“Putin may be able to get concessions out of Ukraine that stem from fear, but he may ironically have accelerated the resolve of Ukrainian elites to overcome their own internal problems, including by cleaning up corruption and cementing civilian control over the security forces, and thereby make Ukraine a more attractive candidate for western trade and investment.”

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by / on June 21, 2014 at 1:22 pm / in Current Issue, Europe, World

Crimea and Punishment

Will Putin’s actions in Crimea pay off? Eric Wimer and Ben Rimland debate.

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by / on April 4, 2014 at 5:40 pm / in Issue, Middle East, World

Israel/Palestine Debates

by PROMPT:  What is the academic boycott of Israel and why is it so important? PANELISTS:  Isabel Peñaranda, CC ’14, is studying Anthropology, and uses it to draw connections between the dispossession of poor communities of color in Harlem due to Columbia’s Manhattanville expansion, the people of Palestine by the Israeli state, and peasants by state and paramilitary violence in Colombia, […]

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by / on March 25, 2014 at 1:53 pm / in Campus, Events

**Events March 24-30**

Get Involved!

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by / on March 9, 2014 at 11:56 am / in Campus, Events

*Events* March 10th-14th

Here’s our list of all the events you can’t go to this week because of midterms.

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by / on March 3, 2014 at 1:53 pm / in Events

*Updated* Exciting Events March 3rd-9th

A rundown of some important events around Campus!

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by / on February 27, 2014 at 4:47 pm / in Campus, Events

CPU Hosting “CPU Talks” March 4 Tuesday 8pm

We recommend CPU Talks, an on-going speaker and debate series from Coluimbia’s multi-partisan political union. Tuesday’s talk features student groups Delta GDP, Black Students’ Organization, and Students Against Mass Incarceration

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by / on February 23, 2014 at 3:29 pm / in Blast from the Past, Domestic, Election

Blast from the Past: Citizens United; Columbians Divided

Columbia Students, from libertarians to socialists, debate the Citizens United ruling and campaign finance more generally.

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by / on February 18, 2014 at 7:35 am / in About, Uncategorized

Get Published: Write for CPR

by Join your intellectual heroes as a published writer! The Columbia Political Review accepts written submissions (on any socio-political topic) year-round. If you’d like to share your thoughts and join a lively, enriching debate, email Web Editor Stewart Shoemaker at sms2318@columbia.edu for more details. by

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