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Nobel prize winning biologist Venki Ramakrishnan broke DNA down to the molecule, specifically the ribosome. Sponsor: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Topics: britain, india, europe, peter, lmb, argonne, paul, australia
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Nobel prize winning biologist Venki Ramakrishnan broke DNA down to the molecule, specifically the ribosome. Sponsor: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Topics: britain, india, europe, peter, argonne, australia, paul, lmb
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Journalist Andrew Blum explored the resources and technology used to develop a daily weather report. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
Topics: jason, washington, andrew, uk, un, atlanta, andrew blum, new york city
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Daniel Castro, vice president at the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation, talked about data privacy and whether the U.S. government and companies like Equifax and Capital One are doing enough to protect Americans from harm. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Communicators
Topics: equifax, mr. castro, california, europe, daniel castro, washington, irs
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Daniel Castro, vice president at the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation, talked about data privacy and whether the U.S. government and companies like Equifax and Capital One are doing enough to protect Americans from harm. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Communicators
Topics: equifax, california, europe, daniel castro, irs, mr. castro
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[LIVE] Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand speaks at the Washington Post Live's 2020 candidates forum. Sponsor: [Washington Post]
Topics: trump, ohio, new york, youngstown, washington, china, new york city, n.r.a., houston, franken,...
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Daniel Castro, vice president at the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation, talked about data privacy and whether the U.S. government and companies like Equifax and Capital One are doing enough to protect Americans from harm. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Communicators
Topics: equifax, california, europe, c-span
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Author and journalist Daniel Brook explored the history of mixed-race urbanites during Reconstruction. Sponsor: Blue Bicycle Books (Charleston, SC)
Topics: south carolina, charleston, middleton, emmanuel, richard harvey kane, new york city, kyle,...
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Military historian John McManus provided a history of the US army in the Pacific theater during World War II. Sponsor: St. Louis County, MO | Library
Topics: pacific, macarthur, macarthur, australia, new guinea, guadalcanal, china, europe, south pacific,...
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Sarah Rose reported on British female spies in World War II and their success in espionage and sabotage against the Nazis. The author reported that, due to a shortage of men to fill positions, women were recruited and ordered to destroy Nazi positions and gather intelligence in occupied France. Sponsor: Porter Square Books
Topics: france, hitler, london, britain, england, moscow, bbc, germany, paris, europe, normandy, spain,...
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Bioethicist Travis Rieder explored the opioid crisis and shared his own experience with opioid dependency. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
Topics: rieder, australia, miami, canada, johns hopkins, travis rieder, c-span, europe, germany
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Journalist Christopher Ketcham reported on past and current conflicts over public lands in the western United States. Sponsor: Old Firehouse Books
Topics: wyoming, nevada, new york, utah, oregon, renÉe, vermont, mexico, new yorker, idaho, washington,...
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Comedian and political commentator Evan Sayet discussed his book "Apocali Now!" Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,FreedomFest
Topic: new york
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Nadina LaSpina, who contracted polio as a baby, talked about growing up with a disability and becoming a disability rights activist. Sponsor: Pen + Brush
Topics: danny, sicily, nadina, italy, blythedale, lyne, wbai, blythedale, susan ryan, osteogenesis...
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Hillsdale College's Burt Folsom discussed the rise of big business in America. Sponsor: Young America's Foundation
Topics: roosevelt, illinois, massachusetts, franklin roosevelt, boston, hoover, switzerland, ku klux klan,...
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Former Virginia Democratic Governor Terry McAuliffe recounted events that led up to the tragedy in Charlottesville following the Unite the Right rally in 2017. He was interviewed by Slate editor Dahlia Lithwick. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: virginia, charlottesville, donald trump, richmond, john lewis, jefferson, new york, obama, trump,...
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C-SPAN's Cities Tour visited Bozeman, Montana to learn about its history and literary scene from local authors and experts.
Topics: montana, bozeman, texas, nelson, california, new york, seattle, idaho, jon tester, washington,...
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Michael Dobbs, Alex Kershaw, and Sam Kleiner discussed stories from World War II. Sponsor: Mississippi Book Festival
Topics: europe, china, germany, roosevelt, kershaw, kleiner, pacific, pearl harbor, washington, britain,...
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Chris DeRose recounted the murder of Francis Scott Key's son, Philip Barton Key, by Congressman Daniel Sickles in 1859. Sponsor: Gettysburg Heritage Center
Topics: washington, d.c., sickles, teresa, new york, daniel sickles, sickles, barton, new york city,...
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Authors Eric Dolin, Tom Clavin, and Peter Houlahan discussed outlaws in U.S. History. Sponsor: Mississippi Book Festival
Topics: hickok, california, england, new york, fbi, illinois, los angeles, caribbean, pirates, bill hickok,...
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University of California, Davis history professor, Eric Rauchway, recounted the strained transition between Presidents Hoover and Roosevelt in 1932. Sponsor: Roosevelt (Franklin) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: hoover, roosevelt, hitler, franklin roosevelt, new york, herbert hoover, garner, coolidge,...
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C-SPAN's Cities Tour visited Bozeman, Montana to learn about its history and literary scene from local authors and experts.
Topics: montana, bozeman, nelson, texas, california, boozman, seattle, ivan doig, virginia city, wyoming,...
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[LIVE] BookTV will be LIVE from the 2019 Mississippi Book Festival with author discussions on Civil War figures, World War II, American crime stories, and much more. Sponsor: Mississippi Book Festival
Topics: china, europe, germany, washington, pearl harbor, pacific, soviet union, nazis, nazi, shanghai,...
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[LIVE] BookTV will be LIVE from the 2019 Mississippi Book Festival with author discussions on Civil War figures, World War II, American crime stories, and much more.
Topics: mississippi, pirates, hickok, california, los angeles, jefferson davis, henry foote, arizona,...
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Michael Lang talked about his memoir, "The Road to Woodstock: From the Man Behind the Legendary Festival." A co-founder of the Woodstock Music Festival, he recounted the creation and execution of the concert including the booking of the acts, several of whom were unknown at the time, and the procurement of Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York that would be used as the concert venue. He talked with his co-writer, Holly George-Warren, and then they both responded to questions from...
Topics: woodstock, new york, michael, miami, james taylor, canada
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Dan Hill examined the leadership style of political figures in the U.S. and abroad. Sponsor: Next Chapter Booksellers
Topics: donald trump, nixon, kennedy, white house, reagan, hillary clinton, germany, cory booker, new york,...
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Mark Skousen, founder and producer of FreedomFest, talked about the politics of author Jack London. Sponsor: FreedomFest
Topics: london, john klaber, jack, jack london, bellone, thornton, clark, larson, europe, mexico, san...
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Journalist Anna Merlan looked at how conspiracy theories take root in society. Sponsor: San Antonio Book Festival
Topics: george soros, israel, cia, fbi, russia, andrew wakefield, barack obama, new york
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Mark Skousen, founder and producer of FreedomFest, talked about the politics of author Jack London. Sponsor: FreedomFest
Topics: london, john klaber, clark, mexico, larson, san francisco, europe, california, john thorton, iran,...
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Journalist Anna Merlan looked at how conspiracy theories take root in society. Sponsor: San Antonio Book Festival
Topics: george soros, israel, cia, fbi, russia, andrew wakefield, barack obama, new york
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Mark Skousen, founder and producer of FreedomFest, talked about the politics of author Jack London. Sponsor: FreedomFest
Topics: london, john klaber, clark, california, larson, europe, mexico, san francisco, jack, thorton, john...
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Former Independent Counsel Ken Starr reflected on his leadership of the investigation into President Bill Clinton. He spoke at the 2019 Annapolis Book Festival in Maryland. Sponsor: Annapolis Book Festival,Key School (Annapolis, MD)
Topics: washington, bob mueller, annapolis, new york, white house, vince foster, california, susan...
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U.S. Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost testified before a House Appropriations subcommittee regarding oversight of her agency. Chief Provost responded to a ProPublica report that exposed a Facebook group in which Border Patrol agents wrote inappropriate jokes about migrants and members of Congress. She called the posts "highly offensive and absolutely unacceptable," and pledged to hold the "bad apples" accountable for their actions. Sponsor: House Appropriations Subcommittee...
Topics: mexico, new york, cbp, cuellar, werder, mitchell, uscis, oig
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A House Judiciary subcommittee held a hearing on online platforms and their impact on entrepreneurs in the U.S. In this portion, representatives of Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon talked about and took questions on their platforms' e-commerce expansions and changes over the years. Lawmakers particularly focused on what some alleged were anti-competitive practices by some of the companies, particularly in the treatment of small businesses and app developers. After two rounds of questions to...
Topics: amazon, google, mr. sutton, amazon, walmart, apple, washington, georgia, microsoft, adam cohen,...
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Joseph Sternberg argued that the mishandling of the 2008 economic crisis by the Baby Boomers has left the a huge burden for Millennials. Sponsor: Manhattan Institute for Policy Research
Topics: washington, megan, donald trump, bernie, obama, alexandria, elizabeth warren, george w. bush, new...
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Matthew Fink talked about the political career of former U.S. senator and Treasury secretary, Carter Glass, co-sponsor of the 1933 Banking Act (aka the "Glass-Steagall Act"). Sponsor: American Enterprise Institute
Topics: new york, wilson, roosevelt, carter, washington, virginia, sec, citibank, truman, ftc, fdic,...
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Economist Joseph Stiglitz argued that big companies dominating large sectors of the economy are contributing to inequality and a slowdown in growth. Sponsor: Barnes and Noble Booksellers
Topics: france, ireland, europe, amazon, google, china, at&t, obama, starbucks, canada
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Michael Tanner provided a blueprint for poverty reduction based on criminal justice reform, greater educational freedom, housing deregulation, banking reform, and inclusive economic growth. Sponsor: Cato Institute
Topics: washington, emily, san francisco, d.c., new york, la, baltimore, michael, ohio, usa, los angeles,...
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Joseph Sternberg argued that the mishandling of the 2008 economic crisis by the Baby Boomers has left the a huge burden for Millennials. Sponsor: Manhattan Institute for Policy Research
Topics: obama, trump, new york, elizabeth warren
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Matthew Fink talked about the political career of former U.S. senator and Treasury secretary, Carter Glass, co-sponsor of the 1933 Banking Act (aka the "Glass-Steagall Act"). Sponsor: American Enterprise Institute
Topics: wilson, new york, sec, washington, virginia, roosevelt, carter, citibank, kennedy, fdic, truman,...
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Economist Joseph Stiglitz argued that big companies dominating large sectors of the economy are contributing to inequality and a slowdown in growth. Sponsor: Barnes and Noble Booksellers
Topics: ireland, france, europe, amazon, google, china, at&t, obama, starbucks, canada
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Michael Tanner provided a blueprint for poverty reduction based on criminal justice reform, greater educational freedom, housing deregulation, banking reform, and inclusive economic growth. Sponsor: Cato Institute
Topics: washington, san francisco, emily, baltimore, ohio, d.c., michael, la, usa, los angeles, cato,...
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Joseph Sternberg argued that the mishandling of the 2008 economic crisis by the Baby Boomers has left the a huge burden for Millennials. Sponsor: Manhattan Institute for Policy Research
Topics: megan, bernie, obama, manhattan, washington, trump, elizabeth warren, new york, michael tanner
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The Justice Department held a day-long summit on combating anti-Semitism. In this panel, Justice Department officials talked about efforts to prosecute hate crimes. State Department Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Elan Carr and Rabbi Abba Cohen delivered remarks before the start of the panel discussion. Sponsor: Department of Justice
Topics: fbi, israel, d.c., calvin, washington, montana, jessie liu, europe, los angeles, carr,...
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Book TV visited the home of authors Jeanne Safer and Richard Brookhiser to discuss how they maintain their relationship despite their opposite political views. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: reagan, trump, hillary clinton, flushing, donald trump, ginsburg, new york, brookhiser, hillary,...
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Joshua Muravchik talked about the rise, fall, and current re-emergence of socialism around the world.
Topics: sanders, corbin, nato, europe, venezuela, lennon, russia, maduro, china, morningstar, britain,...
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Journalist Robby Soave reported on the rise in millennial activism in America. Sponsor: Cato Institute
Topics: nazis, new york, richard spencer, san francisco, michigan, aclu, white house, missouri, harvard,...
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Book TV visited the home of authors Jeanne Safer and Richard Brookhiser to discuss how they maintain their relationship despite their opposite political views. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: rick, montana, william f. buckley, new york, ronald reagan, harry, vietnam, donald trump, reagan,...
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Joshua Muravchik talked about the rise, fall, and current re-emergence of socialism around the world.
Topics: sanders, corbin, nato, europe, maduro, lennon, russia, china, venezuela, morningstar, israel,...
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Journalist Robby Soave reported on the rise in millennial activism in America. Sponsor: Cato Institute
Topics: nazis, new york, richard spencer, san francisco, michigan, montana, aclu, harvard, white house,...
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The Atlantic Council hosted a panel discussion with climate journalists on covering climate change and the energy industry. Journalists from Time Magazine, Reuters and Quartz discussed their work and some of the challenges of covering climate issues and the changing global energy landscape. Sponsor: Atlantic Council of the U.S.
Topics: india, uk, ipcc, atlantic, china, europe, chicago, occidental, justin, un, washington, karen, new...
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George Washington University and the Derek Sheely Foundation hosted a day-long conference on reducing injury risks among student athletes. This portion of the event featured remarks by Barrow Concussion and Brain Injury Center Director Dr. Javier Cardenas and Uniformed Services University Military and Emergency Medicine Chair Col. Francis O'Connor, MD. Sponsor: Aspen Institute,Derek Sheely Foundation, The
Topics: hainline, ncaa, washington, fort benning, derek sheely, new york, woodstock, mr. sheely, o'connor,...
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George Washington University and the Derek Sheely Foundation hosted a day-long conference on reducing injury risks among student athletes. This portion of the event featured remarks by National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Chief Medical Officer Dr. Brian Hainline and sports cardiologist Dr. Michael Emery. In addition, Ken and Kristen Sheely talked about their son Derek, who died from a traumatic brain injury sustained during college football practice in 2011. Sponsor: Aspen...
Topics: ncaa, derek, italy, sheely, nfl, julian, merrin, caa, new york, minnesota, alec baldwin
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Chris DeRose recounted the murder of Francis Scott Key's son, Philip Barton Key, by Congressman Daniel Sickles in 1859. Sponsor: Gettysburg Heritage Center
Topics: washington, new york, sickles, barton, sickles, daniel sickles, buchanan, teresa, new york city,...
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New York Times op-ed editor Clay Risen provided a history of the Rough Riders, a volunteer cavalry led by Theodore Roosevelt. The regiment, which existed for 6 months in 1898, was deployed to Cuba to provide military support during the Spanish-American War. Sponsor: Greenlight Bookstore
Topics: cuba, roosevelt, davis, theodore roosevelt, new york, europe, mckinley
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Novelist Elizabeth Cobbs recounted Harriet Tubman's service as a nurse, spy, and cook, for the Union Army during the Civil War. Sponsor: Smithsonian Associates
Topics: harriet tubman, tubman, south carolina, john brown, charleston, new york, maryland, david hunter,...
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Chris DeRose recounted the murder of Francis Scott Key's son, Philip Barton Key, by Congressman Daniel Sickles in 1859. Sponsor: Gettysburg Heritage Center
Topics: washington, teresa, new york city, sickles, lafayette, daniel sickles, united kingdom, butterworth,...
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New York Times op-ed editor Clay Risen provided a history of the Rough Riders, a volunteer cavalry led by Theodore Roosevelt. The regiment, which existed for 6 months in 1898, was deployed to Cuba to provide military support during the Spanish-American War. Sponsor: Greenlight Bookstore
Topics: cuba, roosevelt, theodore roosevelt, davis, new york, europe, washington, mckinley
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Novelist Elizabeth Cobbs recounted Harriet Tubman's service as a nurse, spy, and cook, for the Union Army during the Civil War. Sponsor: Smithsonian Associates
Topics: harriet tubman, south carolina, tubman, maryland, john brown, new york, charleston, washington,...
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Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David McCullough recounted the pioneers who settled the Northwest Territory, which would become the future states of Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, and Wisconsin. Sponsor: Ohio Statehouse
Topics: ohio, david, montana, pittsburgh, abram cutler, abram, wright, england, cutler, rosie, marietta,...
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Chris DeRose recounted the murder of Francis Scott Key's son, Philip Barton Key, by Congressman Daniel Sickles in 1859. Sponsor: Gettysburg Heritage Center
Topics: washington, new york, sickles, barton, sickles, daniel sickles, buchanan, teresa, united kingdom,...
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The Regional Reporters Association and the National Press Club Journalism Institute co-hosted a discussion on the future of regional political and policy reporting, as well as the public trust in media. Former U.S. Reps. Ryan Costello (R-PA) and Jim Moran (D-VA) were among the speakers. The conversation focused on the changing landscape of regional news reporting and its impact on local communities. Sponsor: Regional Reporters Association,National Press Club Journalism Institute
Topics: washington, trump, philadelphia, julie, new york, jerry, lexington, buffalo, texas, mitch...
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The Senate Judiciary Committee held a confirmation hearing for the president's Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives (ATF) director nominee, Kenneth Canterbury, and three district courts nominees. Mr. Canterbury received a majority of the questions from lawmakers. One of the topics that repeatedly came up concerned Mr. Canterbury's opinion on the 1994 federal assault weapons ban. Sen. John Kennedy (R-LA) accused him of being "evasive" with his answers and threatened to...
Topics: atf, fbi, arkansas, canterbury, feinstein, alabama, graham, mcconnell, justin walker, montana,...
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[LIVE] The Wilson Center, along with the Carnegie Corporation of New York and the University of Washington, hosts a discussion on disinformation campaigns and how to combat them. Sponsor: Wilson (Woodrow) International Center for Scholars,Carnegie Corporation of New York,University of Washington | Jackson (Henry M.) School of International Studies
Topics: russia, ukraine, wilson, myanmar, microsoft, india, europe, jane, david, washington, estonia,...
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The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) hosted a day-long forum on U.S.-South Korea relations and security on the Korean Peninsula. In this portion, panelists included former U.S. diplomatic and military officials in South Korea who talked about the evolving nature of the U.S.-South Korean alliance. Sponsor: Center for Strategic and International Studies,Korea Foundation
Topics: korea, north korea, obama, south korea, china, brooks, iraq, afghanistan, un, wilson, pacific,...
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Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine John Herbst joined the Center for the National Interest in Washington, DC, to discuss the future of Ukraine. Mr. Herbst also addressed the political agenda of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and the ongoing conflict with Russia. Former Assistant Secretary of State for European and Canadian Affairs Richard Burt moderated the discussion. Sponsor: Center for the National Interest
Topics: ukraine, russia, zelensky, kremlin, moscow, volodymyr zelensky, nato, putin, vladimir putin, eu,...
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The Arab Center held a discussion on Iran and its rising tensions with the United States at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. Experts discussed the possibility of war between Iran and the U.S. and reasons behind such a possibility, as well as what can be done to avoid the escalation of conflict. Sponsor: Arab Center Washington DC
Topics: iran, china, washington, irgc, persian gulf, barbara, ayatollah khamenei, iraq, europe, daniel,...
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Harvard University Latin American Studies lecturer Jonathan Hansen recalled the early life of Fidel Castro. Sponsor: Harvard Book Store
Topics: cuba, castro, havana, new york, obama, washington, batista
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Michael Kranish recalled the life of Major Taylor, an African American cyclist in the late 19th century who competed professionally and won the world cycling championship in 1899, despite the resistance of other riders and promoters. Sponsor: Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Topics: taylor, australia, sidney, chicago, bernie munger, munger, france, paris, massachusetts, indiana,...
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Josh Levin, national editor at Slate, talked about Linda Taylor, a criminal whose exploits launched the idea of the "welfare queen" in the United States. Sponsor: Printers Row Lit Fest
Topics: reagan, chicago, taylor, linda taylor, florida, california, illinois, alabama, josh, arkansas, new...
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Harvard University Latin American Studies lecturer Jonathan Hansen recalled the early life of Fidel Castro. Sponsor: Harvard Book Store
Topics: cuba, castro, havana, fidel castro, batista, new york, obama
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Michael Kranish recalled the life of Major Taylor, an African American cyclist in the late 19th century who competed professionally and won the world cycling championship in 1899, despite the resistance of other riders and promoters. Sponsor: Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Topics: taylor, chicago, massachusetts, france, europe, australia, indiana, san francisco, indianapolis,...
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The Senate Judiciary Committee held a confirmation hearing for the president's Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives (ATF) director nominee, Kenneth Canterbury, and three district courts nominees. Mr. Canterbury received a majority of the questions from lawmakers. One of the topics that repeatedly came up concerned Mr. Canterbury's opinion on the 1994 federal assault weapons ban. Sen. John Kennedy (R-LA) accused him of being "evasive" with his answers and threatened to...
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The Arab Center held a discussion on Iran and its rising tensions with the United States at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. Experts discussed the possibility of war between Iran and the U.S. and reasons behind such a possibility, as well as what can be done to avoid the escalation of conflict. Sponsor: Arab Center Washington DC
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Nadina LaSpina, who contracted polio as a baby, talked about growing up with a disability and becoming a disability rights activist. Sponsor: Pen + Brush
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