First, we look at the effects of Wikileaks on Latin America with Latin American specialist, Peter Kornbluh. Peter Kornbluh is Senior Analyst, National Security Archives and an author of The Pinochet File: A Declassified Dossier on Atrocity and Accountabilility. [ dur. 29 mins. ]
Then on the Scholars’ Circle, what factors determine the outcome of presidential elections? We look at money, vice presidents, voter turnout and much more.
- Prof. Samuel Popkin, UC San Diego. Author of The Candidate: what it Takes to Win – and Hold – the White House;
- Prof. Allan Lichtman, American University, WA. Author of Predicting the Next President: The Keys to the White House;
- Prof. Baumgartner, East Carolina Univ. . Author of Conventional Wisdom and American Elections: Exploding Myths, Exploring Misconceptions.
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