Weekly events giving members the opportunity to meet with journalists online and pitch their story ideas.

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Capitol Riot Aftermath

Capitol riot, Inauguration, and Impeachment

Tuesday, Jan 19, 2021, 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST


The January 6 rally that turned into a riot, and the fallout and aftermath of these unprecedented events, from impeachment to the inauguration. Experts from the University of Washington and others will discuss these topics and take questions from the media.


  1. Dr. Patricia A. Zapf Ph.D. - Forensic and Clinical Psychologist, Vice President, Continuing & Professional Studies, Palo Alto University.
  2. Rashad Shabazz, Ph.D. - Associate professor of African and African American Studies in the School of Social Transformation here at ASU.
  3. James D. Long, Ph.D. - Associate Professor of Political Science and a co-founder of the Political Economy Forum at the University of Washington & Host of the "Neither Free Nor Fair?" podcast.
  4. Victor Menaldo, Ph.D. - Professor of Political Science and is affiliated with the Center for Statistics and the Social Sciences (CSSS) & co-author of “Authoritarianism and the Elite Origins of Democracy.”
  5. Joshua Arthurs, Ph.D., Associate Professor of History, Eberly College of Arts and Sciences at West Virginia University.

Registration is closed for this event.

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