American Politics

Behind the Music: Hip Hop and Social Justice

Posted On June 15, 2017
Categories American Politics, News

Hosted by Georgia State University Political Science Department Location: Classroom South, Room 608


In 2017 Hip-Hop culture celebrates its 44th year of existence as a cultural form in America. Since its beginning Hip-Hop has expanded beyond the borders of the United States to serve as a political, social and cultural art form in many… more »

Confidence Prevails in Georgia’s Voting System

Posted On November 7, 2016
Categories American Politics, News

All five panelists at the recent Election Integrity panel have confidence in Georgia’s voting system.

A public bipartisan panel addressed Are Our Elections Safe? in Langdale Hall in the Political Science Department at Georgia State University on Oct. 25.

“Election fraud occurs very rarely in the U.S.,” said Dr. Carrie Manning, chair of Georgia State Political Science, who moderated the… more »

Student Debate Pizza Party a Success!

Posted On October 12, 2016
Categories American Politics, News

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump squared off for the second of three presidential debates Sunday night, October 9, and Georgia State was there — sort of.  More than 70 students participated in a Debate Pizza Party sponsored by the Department of Political Science at the Georgia State Commons.

Moderating the event, Political Science Professor… more »