Educator Roundtable on Thursday, April 23, 2015, from 6p to 8p at the MSU Detroit Center

Thanks for the email! I’m a “maybe”.. Dear John, Please join Rep. Stephanie Chang for an Educator Roundtable on Thursday, April 23, 2015, from 6p to 8p at the MSU Detroit Center. As teachers, support staff members, and administrators in the district, we will come together to discuss common challenges and successes across our public schools. Through our conversations, we will…

Midwest Political Science Association 2015 Program Overview

35-400 JSS: American Political Thought: Junior Scholar Symposium Date: Friday, April 17 9:45 am Paper(s): U.S. Democratic Theory Integrates Republicanism via Multiple Core Values John Renard Girdwood, Wayne State University MPSA 2015 Program Overview Wednesday, April 15 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm              Registration 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm  …

“Right to Instruct is COMMON American Experience” #mpsanet

Last year, I presented a paper at the Midwest Political Science Association regarding the “Right to Instruct” as an informal and formal American institution during the antebellum era. Informally, republican core values governed the hearts of the salient Founders. Formally, we witness “how” the Founders formally institutionalized republicanism during the antebellum era (paper here). There are…

What Scientific Tools Would You Use To Solve These PROOFS?

I contend that Americans subscribe to multiple core values as participants in the American culture. My method for discovering an individual’s commitment to an ideology is based on two proofs. I must show that (1) republican, liberal, and authoritarian value systems do allow the practices of said core values to ebb and flow in American…