The Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation has partnered with Streamable Learning, an educational platform that provides live and interactive presentations for middle and high school teachers and students, to provide educational resources on the history and perils of communism to teachers and students who are part of Streamable Learning.
“Ideologies and Methods of Rule: Communism 101” with Dr. Elizabeth Spalding
About the speaker:
Dr. Elizabeth Edwards Spalding is Senior Fellow at the Pepperdine University School of Public Policy. In addition to serving as Vice Chairman of the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation’s (VOC) Board of Trustees, she is a core faculty member in VOC’s National Seminar for Middle and High School Educators. Spalding is the author of The First Cold Warrior: Harry Truman, Containment, and the Remaking of Liberal Internationalism, the co-author of A Brief History of the Cold War, and currently at work on a history of world communism. She has taught on subjects ranging from U.S. foreign policy, national security, and international relations to presidential leadership, religion, and politics at Pepperdine University, Claremont McKenna College, George Mason University, and Catholic University of America.
Other VOC Courses on Communism with Streamable Learning this Spring
January 18 – 10:10 AM EST and 2:10 PM EST
Totalitarianism with Dr. F. Flagg Taylor IV, associate professor of government, Skidmore College
March 7 – 10:10 AM EST and 2:10 PM EST
Marxism with Dr. Gregory McBrayer, assistant professor of government, Ashland University
April 7 – 10:10 AM EST and 2:10 PM EST
Leninism with Dr. Jonathan Pidluzny, Director of Academic Affairs, American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA)
May 12 – 10:10 AM EST and 2:10 PM EST
The Cold War with Dr. Elizabeth Spalding, Senior Fellow, Pepperdine University School of Public Policy