Your Ambassador of JOY, Barry Shore, is honored to present  Dr. Carol Swain, the host of the podcast “Be the People” and an author or editor of nine books, one of which (Black Faces: Black Interests) has won three national awards. Another of her books, The New White Nationalism in America, was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize. She is also the host of “Two Minutes to Think About It,” heard on Bott Radio and other Christian radio stations. She is a former university professor of political science and law at Princeton and Vanderbilt Universities, and a nationally known political commentator who has appeared on Fox News, ABC Headline News, CNN, BBC Radio and NPR, among other national and International outlets. Dr. Swain was a Nashville mayoral candidate in 2018 and 2019. Her opinion pieces have been published in the likes of The New York Times, USA Today, CNN Online, the Epoch Times, The Washington Post, and The Wall Street Journal.

From high school dropout and teenage mother to highly accomplished university professor and public intellectual, Dr. Carol M. Swain is passionate about empowering others to confidently raise their voices in the public square.

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Dr. Carol Swain

Dr. Carol M. Swain is an award-winning political scientist, a former professor of political science and professor of law at Vanderbilt University, and a lifetime member of the James Madison Society, an international community of scholars affiliated with the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University. Before joining Vanderbilt in 1999, Dr. Swain was a tenured associate professor of politics and public policy at Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. Dr. Swain is passionate about empowering others to raise their voices in the public square.