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Oct 18, 2016

The Hoover Institution today launched, an online platform that hosts videos and other educational content to equip Americans with knowledge and an analytical perspective about public policy issues. Based on the research of Hoover Institution scholars, the site offers solutions to today’s challenges in economics, health care, national security, civics, and the environment.

Jan 14, 2016

92nd Street Y, the Hoover Institution at Stanford University, and Citizen University today announced the Ben Franklin Circles ( – a 21st-century community-building initiative inspired by Benjamin Franklin’s “club for mutual improvement,” launched more than 300 years ago. The initiative aims to bring people together to discuss 13 core virtues and how they can be catalysts for personal, social, and civic change.