Sally Yates Shows Her Conviction At Chancellor’s Series Lecture

Sally Yates Shows Her Conviction At Chancellor’s Series Lecture

This article was written by new VPR contributor Yuhang Zhang. On Tuesday night, Sally Yates, former Acting Attorney General of the United States, spoke with Chancellor Nicholas Zeppos and Distinguished Visiting Professor Jon Meacham as part of the eagerly anticipated Vanderbilt University’s Chancellor Series. Yates was notably the Acting Attorney...

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The Tired, the Poor, the Huddled Masses: Why A Travel Ban is the Wrong Ebola Strategy

The United States is no stranger to foreign threats–but we also tend to consider ourselves exempt. By 1937, for example, Adolf Hitler had started his meteoric rise to power. It seemed that war was approaching, and some Americans started to sound alarm bells. Many, however, continued to believe that the...

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