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Friday, July 21 • 2:30pm - 3:20pm
M. Zachary Johnson, Madeleine Morgenstern, Katherine Mangu-Ward; Russell Fulmer (mod) - Trigger Nation: How to Overcome Manipulation by the Media and Academia (Reason)

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Today we face constant manipulation of our perception by academia and the media.
This workshop focusses on recognizing and counteracting influence
triggers to take back your life and your mind.

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Russell Fulmer

Professor, Northwestern University
Russell Fulmer is a professor at Northwestern University. He currently teaches master’s level students seeking a degree in counseling. Active in the behavioral sciences, he has taught at the graduate, undergraduate, and community college level. He spent four years in the Caribbean... Read More →

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M. Zachary Johnson

Cofounder, NeoHumanist Institute
M. Zachary Johnson is the co-founder of the NeoHumanist Institute, serves on the faculty of the College of Performing Arts at The New School University, and is the music program director of the Montessori-based T.E.C. Schools, “Think, Explore, Create.” He is the composer of The... Read More →
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Katherine Mangu-Ward

Editor-in-Chief, Reason Magazine
Katherine Mangu-Ward is editor in chief of Reason, the magazine of "Free Minds and Free Markets." A few of her more memorable cover stories include a defense of plastic bags, an argument for why you almost certainly shouldn't vote, and an introduction to the new "robot overlords... Read More →
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Madeleine Morgenstern

Digital Editor, Washington Examiner
Madeleine Morgenstern is the digital editor at the Washington Examiner, where she headed social media during the 2016 election, including running Facebook Lives from the Republican and Democratic conventions in Cleveland and Philadelphia. She previously spent four years at The Blaze... Read More →

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Reason is the monthly print magazine of "free minds and free markets." It covers politics, culture, and ideas through a provocative mix of news, analysis, commentary, and reviews. Reason provides a refreshing alternative to right-wing and left-wing opinion magazines by making a principled... Read More →

Friday July 21, 2017 2:30pm - 3:20pm MDT
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