Vernon Johnson

Washington state residents opened their wallets in recent months to help Democrats flip two Senate seats in Georgia, contributing at least $7.3 million toward the party’s successful bid to take back the U.S. Senate.

The bulk of those individual donations — about $5.8 million — came …

Washington state residents opened their wallets in recent months to help Democrats flip two Senate seats in Georgia, contributing at least $7.3 million toward the party’s successful bid to take back the U.S. Senate.

The bulk of those individual donations — about $5.8 million — came …

The annual Munro Seminars, hosted by Western's Ralph Munro Institute for Civic Education, will be held online on Oct. 27 and 28. The keynote of this year's seminars, "Institutional Stresses in an Era of Pandemic" will feature Alasdair Roberts of UMass…

Vernon Johnson, a political science professor who directs Western Washington University’s Ralph Munro Institute for Civic Education, said Culp may not be trying to cultivate support among racists, armed militia members or white supremacists. But, at a minimum, Culp’s experience as a police chief…

Western Washington University's Ralph Munro Institute for Civic Education will partner with the Whatcom County League of Women Voters to present two panel conversations Oct. 6 and Oct. 13 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the passage and ratification of the 19th…

When Western Washington University professor and longtime champion of nonviolence and civic engagement Vernon Damani Johnson learned that he was receiving the Rosemary and Howard Harris Lifetime Peacemaker Award from the 

The committee members advising Richey include Lewis, who also spoke at the Solidarity Rally, Ana Cecilia Lopez, who is an…

Western Washington University’s Ralph Munro Institute for Civic Education will host its annual seminar for civic education on Oct. 22 and 23.

All events are free and open to the public. 

This year’s…

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The events that transpired during the past week in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio reiterate the fact that no community is safe from atrocities borne of hatred, racism, provocative media and divisive politics that feed off of xenophobic fears.

Over the past few years we have…

Western Washington University’s Ralph Munro Institute for Civic Education will facilitate a roundtable discussion at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 14 in the Harold and Irene Walton room at the Mount Baker Theatre to review the results of the 2018 midterm elections. The event is free and open to the…

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