The IOP’s multimedia center offers photo slideshows from Institute events, special video features and our “3 with IOP” video interview series where we interview top leaders in politics and public service.

 

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Development as Political Process: the Ecuadorian Dream
Watch His Excellency Rafael Correa, President of Ecuador addressed the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum on a range of domestic policy issues affecting his country and the Latin American community. President Correa discussed Ecuador’s focus on reducing poverty and the role of government in promoting fair, equitable growth.

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December 17, 2014, 1:56PM EST

IOP By the Numbers


Watch "IOP by the Numbers" including photos and stats on all our work to promote politics and public service this year.

December 17, 2014, 1:56PM EST
May 2, 2014, 1:41PM EDT

3 with IOP: Peter King

 

U.S. Representative Peter King (NY-2nd, R) discusses his take on the NSA's global surveillance programs, the possibility of presidential bid in 2016 and the biggest threat to our nation's homeland security today.

May 2, 2014, 1:41PM EDT
April 24, 2014, 4:25PM EDT

3 with IOP: Mike Huckabee

 

April 24, 2014, 4:25PM EDT
April 24, 2014, 4:24PM EDT

3 with IOP: J.D. Schlough

 

April 24, 2014, 4:24PM EDT
April 24, 2014, 4:23PM EDT

3 with IOP: Jess McIntosh

 

April 24, 2014, 4:23PM EDT
April 18, 2014, 9:44AM EDT

3 with IOP: President of Ecuador Rafael Correa

 

April 18, 2014, 9:44AM EDT
April 18, 2014, 9:43AM EDT

3 with IOP: Jane Harman

 

April 18, 2014, 9:43AM EDT
April 17, 2014, 10:41AM EDT

3 with IOP: Bradley Whitford

 

April 17, 2014, 10:41AM EDT
April 17, 2014, 10:40AM EDT

Boston Marathon Bombing: One Year Later

 

Former Boston Police Commissioner and 2013 & 2014 Marathon runner Jamie Bergstein recap an emotional moment from last year's John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum on the marathon bombings, discuss experiences and lessons learned.

April 17, 2014, 10:40AM EDT
April 9, 2014, 3:34PM EDT

3 with IOP: Kelly O'Donnell

 

April 9, 2014, 3:34PM EDT
April 7, 2014, 3:47PM EDT

3 with IOP: Shira T. Center

 

Politics Editor at Roll Call and Spring 2014 Institute of Politics Resident Fellow Shira T. Center discusses the three ways the recent Supreme Court McCutcheon decision on campaign finance will affect the 2014 midterm elections.

April 7, 2014, 3:47PM EDT
April 7, 2014, 3:41PM EDT

3 with IOP: Lawrence O'Donnell

 

April 7, 2014, 3:41PM EDT
April 3, 2014, 12:39PM EDT

3 with IOP: Kevin Cullen

Boston Globe Columnist and co-author of "Whitey Bulger: America's Most Wanted Gangster and the Manhunt That Brought Him to Justice" discusses being the first reporter to raise questions about Boston mobster Whitey Bulger and his relationship as an FBI i

April 3, 2014, 12:39PM EDT
April 1, 2014, 1:26PM EDT

3 with IOP: Kevin Rudd

 

April 1, 2014, 1:26PM EDT
March 31, 2014, 3:01PM EDT

3 with IOP: Kelly Ward

 

March 31, 2014, 3:01PM EDT
March 28, 2014, 8:58AM EDT

3 with IOP: Brian Kelly

James "Whitey" Bulger prosecutor and former U.S. Attorney Brian Kelly describes his interactions with the criminal during trial, whether he believes justice was done and what it was like to try one of the biggest cases in Boston's history.

March 28, 2014, 8:58AM EDT
March 27, 2014, 2:42PM EDT

3 with IOP: Hanif Qadir

Former Extremist and Founder of The Active Change Foundation Hanif Qadir tells us his story of getting sucked into radical thinking, how young people get radicalized, what we can do to prevent it and if its possible to win over the extremists.

March 27, 2014, 2:42PM EDT
March 20, 2014, 2:58PM EDT

3 with IOP: Juan Zarate

 

Former Deputy National Security Advisor for Combatting Terrorism Juan Zarate discusses the global threat of Al Qaeda, what inspired him to write "Treasury's War" and how Harvard inspired him to pursue a career in public service.

March 20, 2014, 2:58PM EDT
March 20, 2014, 2:56PM EDT

3 with IOP: Roberta Kaplan

 

March 20, 2014, 2:56PM EDT
March 6, 2014, 3:07PM EST

3 with IOP: Former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino

 

March 6, 2014, 3:07PM EST
March 5, 2014, 1:52PM EST

3 with IOP: Nicholas Burns

 

March 5, 2014, 1:52PM EST
March 5, 2014, 12:05PM EST

3 with IOP: Ben Smith

 

March 5, 2014, 12:05PM EST
February 20, 2014, 9:40AM EST

3 with IOP: Michael T. Flynn

Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency Michael Flynn discusses the rise of Al-Qaeda-linked groups around the world and what inter-agency efforts are proving effective in stopping them, the growth of large cities and regional conflicts contributing

February 20, 2014, 9:40AM EST
February 6, 2014, 11:11AM EST

3 with IOP: Robert M. Edsel

Author of "The Monuments Men" Robert M.

February 6, 2014, 11:11AM EST
December 13, 2013, 11:30AM EST

John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum Timelapse

September 25, 2013 - Two heads of state visited the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum for two major events in one night; President of Colombia Juan Manuel Santos and Prime Minster of Norway Jens Stoltenberg.

December 13, 2013, 11:30AM EST
November 27, 2013, 9:53AM EST

3 with IOP: General Raymond T. Odierno

Chief of Staff of the United States Army General Raymond T.

November 27, 2013, 9:53AM EST
November 21, 2013, 9:45AM EST

3 with IOP: Alan Simpson

Former United States Senator from Wyoming Alan Simpson discusses the need to reduce the national debt, the friction between the Tea Party and the Republican Party and why Congress seemed to work so much better when he served.

November 21, 2013, 9:45AM EST
November 21, 2013, 9:43AM EST

3 with IOP: Andy Serwer

Managing Editor of Fortune Magazine Andy Serwer discusses the current state of business journalism, Wall Street's outlook on the friction and gridlock happening in Washington these days, and whether journalism can be called a "public service."

November 21, 2013, 9:43AM EST
November 19, 2013, 2:41PM EST

3 with IOP: Hilary Rosen

Democratic strategist and LGBT advocate Hilary Rosen discusses the recent groundswell of support for marriage equality in Congress and throughout the United States, what more needs to be done to support the equality movement and by whom and the strength

November 19, 2013, 2:41PM EST
November 15, 2013, 10:10AM EST

3 with IOP: Susie Kitchens

British Consul to Boston Susie Kitchens discusses what she likes best about representing British interests abroad, advice for current students hoping to obtain a position in international diplomacy and why she decided to pursue work in public service an

November 15, 2013, 10:10AM EST
November 15, 2013, 10:09AM EST

3 with IOP: Lilli Gordon

Founder & CEO of First Aid Beauty Lilli Gordon talks to the IOP about what's more important; a perfect product idea or the skills and training to market it, her career path to becoming one of the top marketers on QVC and her advice for aspiring wome

November 15, 2013, 10:09AM EST
November 14, 2013, 9:53AM EST

#EveryDayJFK: Honoring Kennedy's Legacy

At Harvard’s Institute of Politics, a living memorial to President Kennedy, we work to celebrate the President’s legacy of public service every day.

November 14, 2013, 9:53AM EST
November 7, 2013, 9:42AM EST

3 with IOP: Olympia Snowe

Former Senator (R-ME) and Senior Fellow at the Bipartisan Policy Center Olympia Snowe discusses whether the Republican party is working towards rebuilding its relationships with women, Congress' inability to get anything done and how to make the Senate

November 7, 2013, 9:42AM EST
November 6, 2013, 2:01PM EST

3 with IOP: Carla Harris

November 6, 2013, 2:01PM EST
November 6, 2013, 2:00PM EST

3 with IOP: Dan Meridor

Minister of Intelligence for the Government of Israel Dan Meridor discusses the recent Geneva talks between Iran and world powers on the country's disputed nuclear program,  the 2013 Israel-Palestine relationship and what direction the region is headed

November 6, 2013, 2:00PM EST
November 1, 2013, 12:29PM EDT

A New Era in the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum

In the Summer of 2013 the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum at the Institute of Politics in the Harvard Kennedy School underwent a series of upgrades.

November 1, 2013, 12:29PM EDT
November 1, 2013, 9:20AM EDT

3 with IOP: Karen Finney & Robert Costa

Washington Editor of the National Review Robert Costa and host of the MSNBC show "Disrupt with Karen Finney" Karen Finney discuss potential 2016 presidential candidates, whether the government shutdown will have an impact on 2014 congressional races and

November 1, 2013, 9:20AM EDT
October 24, 2013, 4:00PM EDT

3 with IOP: Antonio Villaraigosa

October 24, 2013, 4:00PM EDT
October 24, 2013, 3:58PM EDT

3 with IOP: Liba Rubenstein

Director of Outreach for Tumblr Liba Rubenstein discusses if the ease of being involved in a digital social movement makes advocates less worthy than past activists, how Tumblr is being used to impact local, state or federal policy and if a digital comm

October 24, 2013, 3:58PM EDT
October 23, 2013, 2:11PM EDT

3 with IOP: Rahm Emanuel

 

October 23, 2013, 2:11PM EDT

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