Panel Discussion on If Mayors Ruled the World

Benjamin Barber talked about his book, If Mayors Ruled the World, in which he examined public policy and problem-solving efforts at the… read more

Benjamin Barber talked about his book, If Mayors Ruled the World, in which he examined public policy and problem-solving efforts at the municipal level. He argued that more should be done to push cooperation between cities on even major global issues like climate change, illegal trafficking, immigration, and terrorism. During this event, held at the City University of New York, Professor Barber was joined by CUNY’s Frances Fox Piven, and the y responded to questions from the audience. close

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Panel Discussion on If Mayors Ruled the World

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311062-1
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Public Affairs Event
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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Feb 24, 2013
Last Aired:
Mar 23, 2013

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  • Feb 24, 2013 | 10:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 25, 2013 | 6:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 23, 2013 | 11:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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