Global Democracy and American Leadership: A Conversation with David Ignatius and Deval Patrick


Associated Program:
John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum
David Ignatius
Deval Patrick
Center for Public Leadership

Join the Center for Public Leadership and the Institute of Politics in the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum for a conversation with Washington Post foreign affairs columnist and novelist David Ignatius, one of the most influential opinion journalists in the country. Governor Deval Patrick, co-director of the Center for Public Leadership, will moderate a wide-ranging conversation on America’s moral and democratic leadership in the world and how emerging leaders can effectively defend democratic norms.

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