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SparkCognition founder and CEO Amir Husain reported on the many uses of artificial intelligence. Sponsor: Elliott Bay Book Company
Topics: china, tesla, agi
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Jeffrey Engel, founding director of the Center for Presidential History at SMU, examined George H.W. Bush's foreign policy initiatives at the start of the post-Cold War world. Sponsor: Southern Methodist University | Center for Presidential History
Topics: gorbachev, nato, europe, george bush, china, berlin, soviet union, baker, eric garner, germany,...
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John Hope Bryant, founder & CEO of Operation HOPE, argued that the poor should turn to economic independence to protect themselves from social and economic injustices. Sponsor: Barnes and Noble Booksellers
Topics: hollywood, new york, south africa, atlanta, florida, brown, barnes & noble, europe, new york...
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Astronaut Scott Kelly recalled his voyages into space. He was interviewed by former NASA administrator Charles Bolden. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: nasa, mars, mars, scott kelly, houston, russia, navy, leslie, the navy, scott
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George Mason University Professor Kimberly Mehlman-Orozco examined human trafficking in the U.S. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
Topics: virginia, ukraine, new york, new orleans, douglas massey, ikea, washington, detroit, maryland,...
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Rolling Stone's Matt Taibbi recounted the events leading up to the death of Eric Garner and examined issues surrounding policing and mass incarceration. He's in conversation with journalist and author Toure'. Sponsor: Greenlight Bookstore
Topics: eric garner, donald trump, ramsey, eric, garner, russia, mitch mcconnell, eric gardner, mccain,...
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Jeffrey Engel, founding director of the Center for Presidential History at SMU, examined George H.W. Bush's foreign policy initiatives at the start of the post-Cold War world. Sponsor: Southern Methodist University | Center for Presidential History
Topics: europe, gorbachev, george bush, nato, berlin, china, baker, germany, ronald reagan, james baker,...
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Isabel Allende talked about her career and her latest novel, "In the Midst of Winter." Sponsor: Seattle Arts and Lectures
Topics: seattle, india, chile, new york, portland, latina, singapore, brooklyn, costa rica, brown, portia,...
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John Hope Bryant, founder & CEO of Operation HOPE, argued that the poor should turn to economic independence to protect themselves from social and economic injustices. Sponsor: Barnes and Noble Booksellers
Topics: atlanta, south africa, barnes & noble, bryant, brown, new york city, florida, george bush,...
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Diana Henriques talked about the worst day in stock market history. On that day, October 19, 1987, the market lost 22 percent of its value. She discussed her book with Bloomberg View columnist, Joe Nocera. Sponsor: Word Bookstore
Topics: chicago, washington, new york, joe nocera, illinois, vanguard
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Non-fiction books and authors.
Topics: university press, princeton, new york, jennifer, frankfurt, england, bock
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Amy Knight talked about the critics of Vladimir Putin who have been killed since he came to power in Russia. Sponsor: Words Bookstore
Topics: russia, alexander, yeltsin, london, fsb, kremlin, moscow, washington, kgb, ukraine, new york, nato,...
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Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer William Taubman recalled the life of Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev. He was joined in conversation by Yuri Slezkine, history professor at the University of California and author of "The House of Government: A Saga of the Russian Revolution." Sponsor: Free Library of Philadelphia
Topics: gorbachev, moscow, khrushchev, russia, yeltsin, yuri, soviet union, ronald reagan, andropov,...
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Jeffrey Stewart and MaryLouise Patterson talked about Harlem Renaissance writers Alain Locke and Langston Hughes. Sponsor: Fall for the Book Festival
Topics: langston, harlem, langston hughes, alain locke, africa, locke, new york, langston, george mason,...
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Rachel Botsman discussed the impact technology has had on trust. Sponsor: Cambridge Forum
Topics: doris, alexa, washington, facebook, airbnb, rachel, google, facebook, equifax, cambridge, sophia,...
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National Book Award-winning author and psychiatrist, Robert Jay Lifton, argued that people have become numb to the reality of climate change. Sponsor: Book Culture Bookstore
Topics: washington, texas, paris, barack obama, hiroshima, columbus, new york, humankind, north korea,...
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Rupert Darwall examined the origins of the climate change movement. Sponsor: Heritage Foundation
Topics: sweden, soviet union, europe, washington, rupert darwall, china, paris, nazis, trump, palmer, u.n.,...
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Journalist Sharyl Attkisson discussed how smear tactics are used to influence public opinion and took viewer questions and comments at the 2017 Miami Book Fair. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,Miami Book Fair
Topics: donald trump, sharyl attkisson, clinton, sinclair, david brock, miami, washington, google, europe,...
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Mark Updegrove, former director of the LBJ Presidential Library, looks at the relationship between former Presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush. Sponsor: Johnson (Lyndon Baines) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: george w. bush, george h. w. bush, washington, donald trump, ronald reagan, john avlon, george...
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C-SPAN presents events from 2017 featuring celebrity activists. Our program includes Ashton Kutcher on modern slavery, Jennifer Garner on early childhood education, and Ryan Phillippe on support for military caregivers. Sponsor: C-SPAN
Topics: alzheimer, ronald reagan, hollywood, donald trump, washington, george bush, elizabeth dole,...
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Harvard Univ. prof. Danielle Allen examines mass incarceration through the lens of her cousin Michael A., who served 11 years in prison at age 15. Her book, "Cuz," traces both their journeys growing up. She's interviewed by author Wes Moore CEO of the Robin Hood Foundation and author of "The Other Wes Moore" and "The Work." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: california, washington, los angeles
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Journalist Milo Yiannopoulos discusses his book, "Dangerous" which explores free speech. He is interviewed by Marji Ross President and Publisher of Regnery. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: washington, donald trump, hollywood, google, north korea, madonna, islam, marilyn manson, amy...
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The parents of the late Trayvon Martin, Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, discuss their son's life and death and their experience with the judicial system in their book, "Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of Trayvon Martin." They are interviewed by Wesley Lowery, author of "They Can't Kill Us All: Ferguson, Baltimore, and a New Era in America's Racial Justice Movement" and a national reporter covering law enforcement and justice for the Washington Post. This weekend marks the...
Topics: trayvon, trayvon martin, george zimmerman, ben crump, florida, baltimore, brown, new york, hoodie,...
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Tom Bossert, assistant to the president for homeland security and counterterrorism, told reporters the administration has credible evidence that North Korea is responsible for a May 2017 ransomware attack called "WannaCry" that caused more than economic damage in countries around the world. Mr. Bossert was joined by Jeanette Manfra, the secretary of homeland security for cybersecurity. The two officials called on companies to share more information about cyber threats to more...
Topics: north korea, russia, korea, trump, china
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California Attorney General and former U.S. Representative Xavier Becerra (D-CA) spoke about some of the lawsuits his state has filed challenging the Trump administration efforts in areas including immigration and the environment. He also discussed a Supreme Court case that's considering the constitutionality of a California law that requires pregnancy counseling clinics to inform patients about state abortion services. Xavier Becerra spent 24 years in Congress including ten as the chair of the...
Topics: california, texas, washington, brown, washington d.c., c-span, raleigh, new york, xavier becerra
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Two House Energy & Commerce subcommittees held a joint hearing to examine the corporate average fuel economy program and greenhouse gas emissions standards for vehicles. Representatives from the groups Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers, Global Automakers, Union of Concerned Scientists and National Automobile Dealers Association testified on how these standards are impacting the industry. One of the challenges mentioned in testimony was that these standards are created and governed by two...
Topics: california, nhtsa, dr. cooke, epa, obama administration, houston, cooke, washington, new york, mr....
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The House Financial Services Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee held a hearing on the effectiveness of U.S. sanctions against countries like Iran and North Korea. Testifying were two officials, one from the State Department and another from the Treasury Department, who talked about their efforts to combat sanctions evasion, and responded to questions from lawmakers on what legislative changes could be made to boost the effectiveness of sanctions. Sponsor: House Financial Services...
Topics: north korea, iran, venezuela, russia, iran, nato, china, mahan, ukraine, smith, california, new...
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Dr. Elinore McCance-Katz, the assistant health and human services secretary for mental health and substance abuse, testified before the Senate Health Committee on mental health care treatment and prevention. Dr. McCance-Katz talked about efforts to implement the 21st Century Cures Act. This law was enacted by Congress in December 2016 and aims at bringing drugs and medical innovations more quickly to the market. Other topics addressed included funding for the opioid epidemic and suicide...
Topics: dr. mccance-katz, murphy, cassidy, samhsa, alexander, samhsa, cms, minnesota, tennessee,...
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The Wilson Woodrow International Center for Scholars hosted a panel discussion about the range of potential Brexit implications and outcomes for the United Kingdom, the European Union, and the United States. Panelists discussed the results of a study conducted by the RAND corporation on the economic, political and security implications of Brexit. The U.K. will exit the European Union March 2019. Sponsor: Wilson (Woodrow) International Center for Scholars
Topics: eu, uk, ireland, britain, europe, the uk, michelle, london, canada, the eu, edf, charlie, brussels,...
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Former ambassadors to the Middle East Ryan Crocker, Eric Edelman, James Jeffrey and Stuart Jones testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee about U.S. strategy in the region. They discussed efforts to combat ISIS, Iran's nuclear program, U.S. relations with Turkey and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Committee Chair Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) could not attend this hearing due to being hospitalized from side effects of cancer treatment. Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK) filled in as chair for the...
Topics: syria, iran, iraq, iran, isis, turkey, crocker, russia, nato, israel, lebanon, yemen, jeffrey,...
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Roxane Gay discusses her life, her body, and its impact on her life in her memoir, "Hunger." Ms. Gay is in conversation with Aminatou Sow, digital strategist and Co-founder of Tech LadyMafia. Sponsor: Barnes and Noble Booksellers | Union Square
Topics: roxann, china, ann arbor
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Roxane Gay discusses her life, her body, and its impact on her life in her memoir, "Hunger." Ms. Gay is in conversation with Aminatou Sow, digital strategist and Co-founder of Tech LadyMafia. Sponsor: Barnes and Noble Booksellers | Union Square
Topics: ann arbor, china
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Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice looked at democracy around the world at the 17th annual National Book Festival in Washington, D.C. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: afghanistan, russia, iraq, birmingham, gorbachev, poland, latin america, north korea, washington,...
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The International Energy Agency's Gas, Coal and Power Markets Division Head Peter Fraser spoke at the Center for Strategic and International Studies about his organization's 2017 study and forecast of coal use around the globe. He discussed specific countries' past, present and projected coal use through 2022, and said he anticipates a relatively slow but steady decline in the world's reliance on coal as an energy source as the growth of renewable energy use increases. Sponsor: Center for...
Topics: china, india, indonesia, europe, australia, south asia, africa, iea, queensland, pakistan, germany,...
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The Council on Competitiveness hosted its annual National Competitiveness Forum in Washington, DC, with a series of speakers discussing ways to boost American business productivity and innovation. This portion of the event addressed such topics as aerospace advancements, energy sector innovation, robotics, digital currency and medical breakthroughs. Sponsor: Council on Competitiveness
Topics: lonnie, nick, lonnie, china, dr. jackson, mit, india, orion, russia, rahan, ahold, myostatin, lee...
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The Council on Competitiveness hosted its annual National Competitiveness Forum in Washington, DC, with a series of speakers discussing ways to boost American business productivity and innovation. This portion of the event included remarks by National Science Foundation Director France Cordova, National Institute of Standards & Technology Director Walter Copan, Deloitte Chair Mike Fucci and university chancellors. Sponsor: Council on Competitiveness
Topics: st. louis, university, washington, academia, riverside, china, the nation, asia, wisconsin, uc,...
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The Council on Competitiveness hosted its annual National Competitiveness Forum in Washington, DC, with a series of speakers discussing ways to boost American business productivity and innovation. This portion of the event included remarks by Council on Competitiveness CEO Deborah Wince-Smith, Arizona State University President Michael Crow, Gallup CEO James Clifton and executives from PepsiCo and John Deere. Sponsor: Council on Competitiveness
Topics: china, jim, russia, sam, england, debra, asu, tunisia, deborah, europe, mike, ukraine, pepsi,...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin answered several rounds of questions on domestic and international affairs during his annual year-end news conference in Moscow. The news conference lasted close to four hours. This 90-minute portion included his responses to questions on North Korea and Syria, relations with President Trump, the allegations of Russian interference in the U.S. elections, and his decision to run for president again. Sponsor: Ruptly
Topics: russia, ukraine, north korea, china, poland, syria, afghanistan, donald trump, u.n., europe,...
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A House Financial Services subcommittee examined foreign investment in the U.S. and the inter-agency committee (CFIUS) that oversees the transactions. Members heard from former officials from the Defense, Treasury and Commerce Departments on modernizing and improving the effectiveness of the panel. They also discussed how the U.S. can balance the economic benefits of foreign investment with national security concerns arising from transactions from China and other countries. The hearing of the...
Topics: china, mister, pentagon, north carolina, nato, ms. mclernon, mr. kimmitt, mister estevez, arkansas,...
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CUNY Future Initiatives Director Cathy Davidson examined a new way of educating college students to be better prepared for the gig economy. Sponsor: New York Public Library
Topics: california, cathy davidson, kathy
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Founder and CEO of Success Academy Charter Schools, Eva Moskowitz discussed her work in education. She spoke with Louise Mirrer, president and CEO of the New-York Historical Society. Sponsor: New York Historical Society
Topics: new york, new york city, eva moscowitz, brooklyn, china, harlem
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CUNY Future Initiatives Director Cathy Davidson examined a new way of educating college students to be better prepared for the gig economy. Sponsor: New York Public Library
Topics: california, kathy, new york
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Founder and CEO of Success Academy Charter Schools, Eva Moskowitz discussed her work in education. She spoke with Louise Mirrer, president and CEO of the New-York Historical Society. Sponsor: New York Historical Society
Topics: new york, new york city, eva moskowitz, harlem, china
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CUNY Future Initiatives Director Cathy Davidson examined a new way of educating college students to be better prepared for the gig economy. Sponsor: New York Public Library
Topics: california, kathy, new york, obama, barack obama, cathy davidson
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Sam Sorbo, host of The Sam Sorbo Show (Talk America Radio), joined Book TV at FreedomFest to talk about her book, "They're Your Kids: An Inspirational Journey from Self-Doubter to Home School Advocate." Sponsor: FreedomFest
Topic: new york
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Founder and CEO of Success Academy Charter Schools, Eva Moskowitz discussed her work in education. She spoke with Louise Mirrer, president and CEO of the New-York Historical Society. Sponsor: New York Historical Society
Topics: new york, new york city, china, eva moscowitz, harlem, brooklyn
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The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) hosted a day-long discussion on security threats in the region of North Africa, known as Maghreb. This portion of the event included a panel discussion with current and former intelligence officials who outlined U.S. counterterrorism strategies in the region. Sponsor: Center for Strategic and International Studies
Topics: north africa, morocco, tunisia, europe, christine, china, general nagata, niger, africa, john,...
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The House Veterans' Affairs Economic Opportunity Subcommittee held a hearing looking at the implementation of a 2017 law that reauthorized and expanded education assistance programs for U.S. military veterans. Witnesses from various Veterans Affairs Department offices responsible for the administration of education benefits for former soldiers, sailors, Marines, and airmen talked about their efforts to implement the 2017 law, and specifically about a lengthy fix to an information technology...
Topics: worley, mr. hubbard, va, ms. moakler, the va, mr. correa, g.i. bill, barack obama, california,...
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Nobel Peace Prize-winning economist Muhammad Yunus talked about how to solve the problems of global poverty, unemployment, and climate change. He spoke with Jeffrey Sachs of Columbia University. Sponsor: New York Public Library
Topics: bangladesh, new york, mohammad yunus, jeffrey sachs, un, washington, united nations, haiti,...
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Nobel Peace Prize-winning economist Muhammad Yunus talked about how to solve the problems of global poverty, unemployment, and climate change. He spoke with Jeffrey Sachs of Columbia University. Sponsor: New York Public Library
Topics: bangladesh, new york city, georgia-pacific, francis, pakistan, paris, europe, michigan, haiti,...
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Andy Puzder, former CEO of CKE Restaurants and President Trump's first nominee for Labor Secretary, discussed his book, "Job Creation: How It Really Works and Why Government Doesn't Understand It." Sponsor: FreedomFest
Topics: san francisco, seattle, andy puzder, california, washington, baskin robbins, woodrow wilson, new...
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Nobel Peace Prize-winning economist Muhammad Yunus talked about how to solve the problems of global poverty, unemployment, and climate change. He spoke with Jeffrey Sachs of Columbia University. Sponsor: New York Public Library
Topics: bangladesh, mohammad yunus, new york, new york city, europe, u.n., georgia-pacific, haiti, francis,...
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Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and Susan Rice, President Obama's national security adviser, were among the speakers at a discussion on the future of U.S. global leadership hosted by the Aspen Institute in Washington, DC. Participants discussed the ways in which the U.S.'s diplomatic strategy has shifted since President Trump took office and how that has affected the country's place of leadership in the world. Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Topics: china, russia, north korea, steve, ukraine, tpp, india, europe, syria, aspen, washington, nato,...
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The Council on Foreign Relations hosted a symposium on cybersecurity threats to democracies, including voting infrastructure security and foreign attempts to shape public debate through disinformation and online commentary. This portion included a panel discussion analyzing the cybersecurity strategies of social media companies, specifically Facebook and Twitter. Sponsor: Council on Foreign Relations
Topics: russia, africa, new york, john brown, sweden, isis, alabama
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The U.S. Department of Education hosted a "Rethink School Summit" focusing on innovation in K-12 education. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos delivered remarks and participated in discussions with educators from across the country who shared ways their schools and communities were using new strategies and tools in elementary and secondary education. In this portion, participants discussed how to attain each child's unique potential and how to shift the teaching paradigm to...
Topics: lindsay, mooresville, north carolina, lindsay, california, mr. gonzales, mr. hammons, lindsey,...
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David Horowitz examined the left's impact on America's universities and colleges. Sponsor: Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel
Topics: palestine, david horowitz, eisenhower, houston, israel, berkeley, barry goldwater, germany, thomas...
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Scientist Jaron Lanier explored the connection between the brain and the world and argued that virtual reality enhances lives. Sponsor: Strand Bookstore
Topics: israel, mexico, new york, alan turing, mars, san francisco, zuckerberg, texas, new york city
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Poet Laureates Robert Haas and Charles Simic discussed their writing lives. Sponsor: C-SPAN,Miami Book Fair
Topics: washington, california, chicago, charlie, huckleberry, campbell
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During the 3-hour program, Cornel West & Robert George talked about their books and took questions from Book TV viewers. Cornel West is the author of "Race Matters," "Democracy Matters," "Living and Loving Out Loud: A Memoir," and other books. Robert George's books include "Making Men Moral," "The Clash of Orthodoxies," and "Conscience and Its Enemies." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: princeton, donald trump, robert george, martin luther king, north korea, jerusalem, barack obama,...
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World War II veteran Jerry Yellin recalled his bombing missions over Japan from April to August of 1945. Sponsor: Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: japan, yellin, jerry yellin, italy, air force, india, germany, danny mathis, phoenix, china
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MSNBC's Katy Tur discussed her coverage of the Trump campaign and took viewer questions and comments at the 2017 Miami Book Fair. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,Miami Book Fair
Topics: donald trump, washington, new york, katy tur, arizona, hollywood
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MSNBC's Katy Tur reflected on her coverage of the Trump campaign and the 2016 presidential election. She speaks at the 2017 Miami Book Fair. Sponsor: Miami Book Fair
Topics: donald trump, south carolina, msnbc, miami, san bernardino, ben carson, london, katie, alabama,...
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Salman Rushdie talked about his novel, "The Golden House," at the 2017 Miami Book Fair. Sponsor: Miami Book Fair
Topics: new york, miami, salman rushdie, new york city, india, ronnie, bombay, city, islam, hitchcock,...
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MSNBC's Chris Matthews discussed the life of Bobby Kennedy and took viewer questions and comments about his book. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,Miami Book Fair
Topics: bobby, bobby kennedy, chris matthews, joe mccarthy, goldwater, mr. matthews, mccarthy, rachel,...
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Books & Books owner and Miami Book Fair co-founder, Mitchell Kaplan, discussed the books he's currently reading and took viewer calls about what's on their reading lists at the 2017 Miami Book Fair. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,Miami Book Fair
Topics: mitch kaplan, miami, south florida, california, colorado, tallahassee, new york, roger, navarro,...
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MSNBC's Chris Matthews recounted the life of Bobby Kennedy. Sponsor: Miami Book Fair
Topics: bobby, hastert, bobby kennedy, johnson, joe mccarthy, nixon, mccarthy, boxing, wisconsin, joe...
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Gordon Smith, National Association of Broadcasters President and CEO, looks at the future of television - discussing the impact of the recent spectrum auction, media ownership rules, repacking, and the impact of streaming. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Communicators
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Russell Shorto looked at America's founding through the lives of six people, including a cobbler cum politician; a freed slave; the daughter of a British officer turned American revolutionary; and George Washington. Sponsor: New York Historical Society
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Daily Caller News Foundation editor-in-chief Christopher Bedford examined Donald Trump's leadership as a businessman, politician, and President of the United States. He was interviewed by Robert Traynham, Sirius Radio XM host and political analyst. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: donald trump, manhattan, clinton, new york, barack obama, jimmy carter, george w. bush, iowa, athe,...
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Christopher Scalia, son of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, shared select speeches of his father on the law, faith, and virtue. He is interviewed by Los Angeles Times Supreme Court correspondent David Savage. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: brown, washington, thomas moore, wisconsin, milan, new york city, europe, thomas jefferson
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Jennet Conant recounted the career of her grandfather, James Conant, administrative director of the Manhattan Project and later president of Harvard University. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
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Astronaut Scott Kelly recalled his voyages into space. He was interviewed by former NASA administrator Charles Bolden. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
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Scientist Jaron Lanier explored the connection between the brain and the world and argued that virtual reality enhances lives. Sponsor: Strand Bookstore
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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Daniel Golden reported on how national security agencies established espionage rings at American universities. He spoke at the 2017 Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison. Sponsor: Wisconsin Book Festival
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Journalist Jessica Bruder reported on migrant workers in the United States at the 2017 Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison. Sponsor: Wisconsin Book Festival
Topics: san bernardino, jessica, wisconsin, texas, california, los angeles
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