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The Founding Fathers

Ruscio headshotKen Ruscio is a Senior Distinguished Lecturer in the Jepson School of Leadership Studies. He is an expert on democratic theory and public policy and author of The Leadership Dilemma in Modern Democracy. He teaches courses focused on democracy, its history and principles, political leadership and how these topics are used to interpret the current state of affairs in American democracy. 

On the April 24, 2020 episode of The Academic Minute, Ruscio read The Founding Fathers Hoped for the Best, But Prepared for the Worst, which the author excerpted from The Richmond Times-Dispatch

Contact Lindsey Campbell (lcampbe4@richmond.edu), media relations specialist, to connect with him.