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Global Perspectives - Sri Lanka


How Jamestown Led to 1776?

  • H.Edward Mann, former Executive Director of the Jamestown 400th Commemoration Commission

The Declaration of Independence and American Principals

  • Lawrence Eagleburger, former U.S. Secretary of State

Components of Democracy and Their Impact on Everyday Life

  • Frank Atkinson - Panel Chair, Chairman, McGuireWoods Consulting LLC
  • Malfourd Trumbo - Rule of Law, Judge, Circuit Court of Virginia
  • Karol Boudreaux - Free Markets, Professor, George Mason University Mercatus Center
  • John Hager - Representative Government, former Lieutenant Governor of Virginia

Images of Oppression and Reconciliation

  • Tim Reid, Actor and Director

American System of Government and the Constitution

  • Dan Roberts, Executive Producer & Host, "A Moment in Time"

Freedom of Religion

  • Robert Seiple, former U.S. Ambassador-at-large for International Religious Freedom

Freedom of the Press

  • William Mims, Attorney General of Virginia

Social Entrepreneurialism

  • Stewart Gamage, Director, University of Virginia Morven Project

Grass Roots Organizing/Civic Mobilization

  • Ron Christie, former Director, U.S.A Freedom Corps

Applying the Lessons of Practical American Politics and the Importance of Civic Engagement

  • Larry Sabato, Director, University of Virginia Center for Politics

Diversity in American Society

  • Stephen Adkins, Chief, Chickahominy Tribe of Virginia

What would Thomas Jefferson Say about Sri Lanka?

  • Ruhi Ramazani, Professor Emeritus, University of Virginia

Fostering Youth Involvement in the Democratic Process

  • Meg Heubeck and Daman Irby, Youth Leadership Initiative, U.Va. Center for Politics