In this lecture hosted by the University of Auckland Law School, a panel of experts analyse US President Joe Biden’s first 100 days in office. What has Biden achieved so far? What is the state of America? Can Trump make a comeback?


Timothy Kuhner is an Associate Professor of Law at the University of Auckland. He is an expert in constitutional law, corruption, political finance, and law & society.

Maria Armoudian is a Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations at the University of Auckland. She studies media, politics, and law, particularly in the areas of human rights, the environment, and good governance.

Danny Osborne is an Associate Professor in Psychology at the University of Auckland. His research is broadly situated in the overlap between political psychology and intergroup relations.

Scott Optican is an Associate Professor in Law at the University of Auckland. He specializes in evidence, criminal procedure, and comparative criminal procedure, and has written widely on criminal justice and policing issues arising under the New Zealand Bill of Rights.

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