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3 informative politics events worth seeking out in New York City this week

3 informative politics events worth seeking out in New York City this week
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By Hoodline - Published on March 25, 2019.

Looking to get involved in politics and government?

From a discussion on the U.S. and Iran to a conversation about Christian Americans, here's a rundown of local events coming up in New York City this week that will get you connected to the wide world of civics and political engagement.

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The United States and Iran

Head to Baruch College on Wednesday night for a discussion on the United States' relationship with Iran. Learn the history of the two countries' politics and the future to which we are headed under the current administration. 

When: Wednesday, March 27, 5:30-7 p.m.
Where: Baruch College, 55 Lexington Ave., Room 14-270, Vertical Campus Building
Price: Free
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Smarter New York City—How City Agencies Innovate

Discuss the book "The Smarter New York City—How City Agencies Innovate" on Wednesday night with Columbia University's Technology and Innovation Student Association. Discuss major themes of the book, including public-sector inefficiency and government agencies, and how they apply to NYC today.

When: Wednesday, March 27, 6-8 p.m.
Where: Room 1501 (15F), 420 W. 118th St.
Price: Free
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President's Lecture Series: Tim Goeglein on The Major Issues Facing Christians in 21st Century America

Check out this King's College President's Lecture Series on Thursday, featuring Tim Goeglein. Goeglein will discuss the problems that Christian Americans face in society today. Goeglein was Special Assistant to the President George W. Bush from 2001 to 2008. 

When: Thursday, March 28, 12:15-1:15 p.m.
Where: The King's College, City Room, 56 Broadway
Price: Free
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