“New Atheism and the Issue of Religion”

by University of Delaware Senior, Ryan McLoughlin

I’ve been sharing blogs written by my University of Delaware students since 2013. This blog, by Ryan McLoughlin, a major in International Relations with a minor in Political Communication, was written for my National Agenda class and examines the intersection of new atheism, vaccine hesitation, and religion. …

“The Morality in Missing Persons Cases & the Role of Media Coverage”

By University of Delaware senior Kayleigh O’Kane

I’ve been sharing blogs written by my University of Delaware students since 2013. This blog, by Kayleigh O’Kane, a double-major in Psychology and Communication, was written for my National Agenda class and examines how moral foundations can explain news coverage of the Gabby…

Dr. Lindsay Hoffman, University of Delaware

Dr. Hoffman, Kyle Emile, and Dean John Pelesko join University of Delaware students on the Green (October 2019)

I’m passionate about getting students interested in politics, engaged in their communities, and helping them to communicate across differences. That last one is how I ended up meeting Kyle Emile at a Heterodox Academy conference last June. I saw his “Free Intelligent Conversation” sign…

“Corporations, China, and Contradictions: How the NBA is facing criticisms regarding a General Manager’s support of Hong Kong Protests”

Jenna Figlioli is a Senior Political Science major with minors in Economics, and Legal Studies. She is a student in the 2019 National Agenda “Direction Democracy” class, and reflects on Jonathan Haidt’s “moral foundations” theory to examine the recent controversy about the NBA and China.

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Lindsay H. Hoffman, Ph.D.

Dr. Hoffman is an Associate Prof. of Communication, Associate Dir. of the Center for Political Communication, and Dir. of National Agenda Speaker Series, UDel

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