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Ask a Political Scientist

May 21 Through May 28 | Thu |

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Ask a Political Scientist is a weekly comedy show about political science. Comedian and Political Science Professor Andrea Jones-Rooy, host of the popular NYC live political analysis and comedy show live Political Circus has brought her comedy and commentary online for the foreseeable future with Ask a Political Scientist. Jones-Rooy is joined by weekly guests to answer questions submitted by viewers concerning the politics affecting the pandemic response, the election, etc.

Thursday May 21: Political Scientist guest: Seth Masket, Ph.D., University of Denver (@smotus) Comedian guest: Josh Gondelman Topic: Learning from failure: The Democratic Party since 2016

Thursday May 28: Political Scientist guest: Joshua Tucker, Ph.D., NYU (@j_a_tucker) Comedian guest: Jen Kirkman Topic: Social media and politics: echo chambers, partisan hate, and detecting fake news and Russian bots!

Ask a Political Scientist can be found on NYC venue Caveat's YouTube channel: New episodes live-stream for free on Thursdays at 7PM Eastern Time. A donation link can be found at the link above. All proceeds go to Caveat which is currently closed to live shows due to the coronavirus.

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