In his new book, Why Leaders Lie: The Truth About Lying in International Politics, political scientist John Mearsheimer poses that provocative question of when is it justified, or not, for leaders to lie to other leaders, to other nations or to their own citizens.Mearsheimer is regarded as
Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson is creating an institute at the University of Chicago dedicated to international relationships.The Paulson Institute will focus on the relationship between the U.S. and China.
1. It's the 25th anniversary of Off-Off Campus, University of Chicago's famous improv comedy group, this weekend. Expect to see cast members from the history of the group performing favorite scenes in the show on Saturday from 9 to 11 pm in Ida Noyes Hall at the UofC.2.
Updated at 9:19 p.m. Richard Daley is going back to school. The recently retired Chicago mayor has taken a position at the University of Chicago.Daley will not be a professor, and he won't be grading papers.