Programs by Genre - Political Science
Noon to 12:45 p.m.
State Capitol Building, Senate Committee Room C
Past as Prelude: Racial Conflict and Violence
John DeSantis, The Thibodaux Massacre: Racial Violence and the 1887 Sugar Cane Labor Strike
12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
State Capitol Building, House Committee Room 3
Dead Center: How Political Polarization Divided America and What We Can Do About It
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