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Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and other policy experts discussed the administration's trade policy agenda. Secretary Ross talked about the Trump administration's economic policy, and then a panel of experts discussed his remarks, with a particular focus on trade. Afterwards, panelists answered questions from the audience. Sponsor: Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies
Topics: china, turkey, gatt, wto, trump, lordstown, don, ross, wilbur ross, jeff, reagan, the ag, cass,...
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In his opening remarks, Senate Republican Leader McConnell pays tribute to the late Rep. Elijah Cummings. He later talks about the House impeachment inquiry, and efforts to disapprove a new EPA Power Plant Carbon Emissions rule. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: obama, kentucky, syria, washington, house
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A House Foreign Affairs subcommittee held a hearing on the final report of the bipartisan Syria Study Group (SSG). The co-chairs of the SSG, Dana Stroul (D) and Michael Singh (R), testified to their findings of the final report and how they can be applied, given the current situation with Syria and Turkey due to President Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria. Sponsor: House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa, and International Terrorism
Topics: syria, turkey, isis, russia, iran, nato, israel, trump, damascus, assad, washington, pkk, iraq,...
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A House Foreign Affairs subcommittee held a hearing on the final report of the bipartisan Syria Study Group (SSG). The co-chairs of the SSG, Dana Stroul (D) and Michael Singh (R), testified to their findings of the final report and how they can be applied, given the current situation with Syria and Turkey due to President Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria. Sponsor: House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa, and International Terrorism
Topics: syria, turkey, iran, russia, isis, nato, donald trump, damascus, europe, pkk, trump, michael singh,...
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Democratic Leader Schumer came to the floor to urge consideration and passage of a House-approved bill opposing President Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria. His motion was objected to by Kentucky Republican Rand Paul, who then attempted to introduce his own Turkey-related bill. His Republican colleague, Foreign Relations Committee Chair Jim Risch, objected, and announced that he was going to introduce his own, bipartisan resolution regarding the conflict in the region. He was...
Topics: syria, turkey, nato, kentucky, isis, erdogan, syrians, new york, paul, trump, menendez, white house
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A House Foreign Affairs subcommittee held a hearing on the final report of the bipartisan Syria Study Group (SSG). The co-chairs of the SSG, Dana Stroul (D) and Michael Singh (R), testified to their findings of the final report and how they can be applied, given the current situation with Syria and Turkey due to President Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria. Sponsor: House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa, and International Terrorism
Topics: syria, turkey, iran, russia, isis, nato, trump, israel, damascus, washington, pkk, europe, united...
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Democratic Leader Schumer used his Leader Time to pay tribute to Congressman Elijah Cummings, who passed away. He then talked at length about the situation in Syria, and urged Majority Leader McConnell to allow a Senate vote on a recently-passed House resolution on the situation there. Later, he spoke in favor of repealing a new EPA rule regarding power plant carbon emissions. He then commented on President Trump's time in office. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: trump, syria, isis, erdogan, elijah cummings, elijah, maryland, house, assad, white house,...
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Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden hosted a community event in Davenport, Iowa. Sponsor: Biden Presidential Campaign
Topics: isis, syria, turkey, trump, donald trump, nato, putin, russia, iran, china, iowa, united states of...
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[LIVE] The Senate will vote on a resolution of disapproval on the Administration's new EPA power plant rule and later vote to override the President's veto of the resolution terminating the emergency declaration on the southern border. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: syria, turkey, utah, isis, kentucky, wyoming, trump, wisconsin, nato, grassley, illinois, mr....
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[LIVE] The Senate will vote on a resolution of disapproval on the Administration's new EPA power plant rule and later vote to override the President's veto of the resolution terminating the emergency declaration on the southern border. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: trump, syria, isis, maryland, mexico, elijah cummings, obama, wyoming, erdogan, mr. cardin, elijah,...
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[LIVE] President Trump and Italian President Sergio Mattarella hold a joint news conference in the White House East Room. Sponsor: White House
Topics: syria, turkey, italy, isis, nato, russia, trump, europe, wto, kentucky, european union, obama,...
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[LIVE] The Senate continues work on executive and judicial nominations. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: trump, china, turkey, virginia, mr. mcconnell, nebraska, syria, obama, isis, hong kong, nba, iran,...
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[LIVE] The Senate continues work on executive and judicial nominations. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: trump, isis, illinois, pelosi, virginia, mr. durbin, schiff, nanak, washington, india, st. louis,...
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Former Trump adviser George Papadopolous, author of the book "Deep State Target," spoke to an audience in West Palm Beach, Florida about the origins of the counterintelligence investigation into Russia and the 2016 Trump campaign. In 2017, Mr. Papadopoulos pleaded guilty to making false statements to FBI agents about the timing and the possible significance of his contacts relating to U.S.-Russia relations during the Trump presidential campaign. He served twelve days in federal...
Topics: donald trump, ben carson, usa, michael flynn, william barr, russia, d.c., carter, brennan, obama,...
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The Hill's Reid Wilson discussed his recent piece on the new C-SPAN / Ipsos poll which found a lack of confidence among respondents that the upcoming 2020 elections will be fair and open. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: california, trump, wisconsin, russia, ukraine, wilson, north carolina, biden, virginia,...
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[LIVE] Former government officials and policy experts discuss the latest developments in Syria and the president's decision to withdrawal U.S. troops. Sponsor: Hudson Institute
Topics: turkey, syria, pkk, isis, erdogan, iran, iraq, nato, russia, assad, kimmitt, mary beth, obama,...
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Former New York Congressman Steve Israel discussed the latest on the House Democrats impeachment inquiry and how it could impact congressional races in 2020. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: syria, russia, ukraine, trump, putin, joe biden, schiff, biden, obama, new york, deutsche, vladimir...
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Joanne Freeman talked about her books and takes viewer questions. Her books include "The Field of Blood," "Affairs of Honor," and "The Essential Hamilton." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: hamilton, washington, jefferson, joanne, new york, brooks, benjamin brown, jefferson, england,...
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Former Whistleblower and Cato Institute's Patrick Eddington discussed his experience as a whistleblower. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: cia, washington, pentagon, obama, patrick eddington, trump, fbi
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Investigative journalists Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey discussed the #MeToo movement and their investigation of sexual harassment allegations against Harvey Weinstein. They were interviewed by author and journalist Bob Woodward. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore,Sixth and I Historic Synagogue
Topics: weinstein, new york, washington, megan, kavanaugh, harvey weinstein, south korea, bob weinstein,...
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[LIVE] Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and other policy experts discuss the administration's trade policy agenda. Sponsor: Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies
Topics: china, turkey, wto, smoot hawley, lordstown, don, trump, kessler, reagan, ross, wilbur ross, katz,...
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Former U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power delivered keynote remarks at an event hosted by the American Academy of Political and Social Science in Washington, DC. She discussed the current state of democracy around the world, the rise of China and U.S. efforts to promote democracy. Ms. Power is the recipient of the academy's 2019 Daniel Patrick Moynihan Prize. Sponsor: American Academy of Political and Social Science
Topics: china, moynihan, u.n., india, avril, samantha, united nations, obama, trump, hong kong, white...
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Tom Mueller talked about the rise and impact of whistleblowers in the United States. Sponsor: Cato Institute
Topics: pennsylvania, texas, alan jones, fbi, cia, johnson, nsa, virginia, washington, etc., edward...
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell came to the floor to criticize the House Democrats and the impeachment inquiry. He later spoke about the Senate's agenda, before turning to the situation in Syria and expressing dismay at the situation there. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: trump, syria, isis, turkey, mcconnell, new york, russia, house, afghanistan, washington, nancy...
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Former New York Congressman Steve Israel discussed the latest on the House Democrats impeachment inquiry and how it could impact congressional races in 2020. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: trump, joe biden, syria, ukraine, russia, putin, adam schiff, biden, donald trump, vladimir putin,...
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Journalist Michelle Malkin offered her thoughts on U.S. immigration policy. She was interviewed by Rep. Chip Roy (R-TX). Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: mexico, george soros, san antonio, colorado, houston, aurora, california, trump, texas, guatemala,...
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Andrew Pollack, the father of a student killed in the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Highschool in Parkland, Florida, offered his thoughts on school safety and guns. Sponsor: Family Research Council
Topics: nra, florida, new york, obama, amazon, aclu, cbs, broward, arnie duncan, marjorie stoneman
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Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden talked about exposing the U.S. government's mass surveillance program and having to go into exile as a result. Mr. Snowden appeared on the ACLU's "At Liberty" podcast, hosted by ACLU executive director Anthony Romero. Sponsor: Brooklyn Public Library
Topics: cia, snowden, aclu, russia, nsa, europe, amazon, hong kong, lindsay, peter thiel, edward snowden,...
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Non-fiction books and authors.
Topics: germany, berlin, susan, nazis, mississippi, poland, bernie sanders, hitler, atlanta, obama, brian...
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Former Obama administration National Security Adviser & UN Ambassador Susan Rice discussed her life and career in American diplomacy and foreign policy. She was interviewed by Robin Wright, author and contributing writer for the New Yorker. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: somalia, ukraine, rwanda, biden, un, russia, clinton, obama, white house, washington, hunter biden,...
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Former Obama administration National Security Adviser & UN Ambassador Susan Rice discussed her life and career in American diplomacy and foreign policy. She was interviewed by Robin Wright, author and contributing writer for the New Yorker. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: biden, ukraine, somalia, rwanda, un, putin, white house, obama, bush, clinton, benghazi
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Syndicated columnist Jackie Gingrich Cushman shared her thoughts on how to move the country from political polarization and back to finding common ground. Sponsor: Cobb County (GA) Republican Party
Topics: georgia, atlanta, new york, newt gingrich, carrollton, alabama, national narrative, donald trump,...
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Biographer Benjamin Moser recounted the life of the late public intellectual Susan Sontag. Sponsor: City University of New York | Leon Levy Center for Biography
Topics: sontag, new york, brenda, susan sontag, vietnam, los angeles, california, europe, france, paris,...
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Samantha Power spoke about her tenure as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations during the Obama Administration. Sponsor: Southern Festival of Books
Topics: obama, ireland, bosnia, dublin, un, clinton, nashville, syria, haiti, white house, burma, new york,...
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James Stewart drew on his interviews with members of the FBI, Justice Department, and White House, to report on the Mueller investigation. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
Topics: fbi, russia, rosenstein, white house, clinton, washington, hillary clinton, australia, donald...
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Historian Garrett Graff provided a history of September 11, 2001, by utilizing newly declassified documents and transcripts as well as over five hundred interviews with those directly affected by the events of the day. Sponsor: Ford (Gerald R.) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: pentagon, manhattan, fbi, new york, bush, boston, faa, white house, cheney, washington,...
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Political science professor Corey Robin examined Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas's jurisprudence through his writings and speeches. Sponsor: New York Public Library
Topics: new york, kallman, reagan, robin, garvey, american nationstate, boston, hirschman, clarence thomas,...
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Chris Edmonds retraced his father's journey as an American soldier fighting in World War II. Sponsor: Southern Festival of Books
Topics: new york, edmonds, lester, paul, tennessee, germany, alabama, obama, friedman, hank, gatlinburg
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New York Times reporter Jason DeParle chronicled three generations of the Comodas family and their migration from the Philippines to the U.S. Sponsor: Southern Festival of Books
Topics: rosalie, laura, christine, manila, houston, new york, chattanooga, philippines, miami, saudi...
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[LIVE] Book TV presents coverage of author discussions from the 2019 Southern Festival of Books in Nashville.
Topics: jesse, obama, berlin, germany, china, nashville, david, jesse junior, georgia, ireland, tennessee,...
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Holocaust survivor Irene Butter reflected on her childhood, being imprisoned in two concentration camps during World War II, and her arrival to the United States in 1945. Sponsor: Museum of Jewish Heritage
Topics: germany, nazis, berlin, switzerland, bergen-belsen, amsterdam, irene, europe, auschwitz, romania,...
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Biographer Benjamin Moser recounted the life of the late public intellectual Susan Sontag. Sponsor: City University of New York | Leon Levy Center for Biography
Topics: susan, brenda, susan sontag, sontag, leslie, paris, california, new york, vietnam, los angeles,...
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Former Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis recounted his military career and offered his thoughts on leadership. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
Topics: obama, washington, cia, afghanistan, russia, new york, china, falluja, iraq, taliban, trump
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Saeed Jones shared his thoughts on gender and identity. Sponsor: Southern Festival of Books
Topics: greta, phoenix, saeed, kentucky, arizona, matthew shepard, texas, kathy, new york, daniel,...
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Andrew Pollack, the father of a student killed in the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Highschool in Parkland, Florida, offered his thoughts on school safety and guns. Sponsor: Family Research Council
Topics: broward, nra, florida, obama, andy, new york, aclu, amazon, russia, cbs, arne duncan, the nation,...
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University of Connecticut philosophy professor Michael Lynch examined how the internet has changed people's attitudes toward the truth. Sponsor: Music Hall, The
Topic: new york
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Authors Kendra Allen and Jennine Cap Crucet offered their thoughts on race issues in America. Sponsor: Southern Festival of Books
Topics: miami, nebraska, dallas, janine, texas, cuba, new york, brown, joshua brown, jordan, chicago,...
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Former Obama administration National Security Adviser & UN Ambassador Susan Rice discussed her life and career in American diplomacy and foreign policy. She was interviewed by Robin Wright, author and contributing writer for the New Yorker. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: ukraine, somalia, clinton, russia, biden, white house, un, obama, sudan, putin, hunter biden,...
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Journalist Naomi Klein talked about her books and took viewer questions on topics such as consumerism, free market capitalism, & climate change. Her books include "No Logo," "The Shock Doctrine," & "On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: naomi klein, canada, new york, obama, starbucks, nike, greta, australia, donald trump, ukraine,...
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Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution Lonnie Bunch discussed the creation of the National Museum of African American History and Culture. Sponsor: National Museum of African American History and Culture
Topics: smithsonian, lonnie, obama, washington, texas, lonnie bunche, california, george w. bush, laura...
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Joanne Freeman talked about her books and takes viewer questions. Her books include "The Field of Blood," "Affairs of Honor," and "The Essential Hamilton." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: hamilton, washington, jefferson, joanne, new york, benjamin brown, brooks, california, robert...
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[LIVE] Book TV presents coverage of author discussions from the 2019 Southern Festival of Books in Nashville.
Topics: lester, new york, smithsonian, tennessee, nashville, iraq, syria, chris edman, elliott, germany,...
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Former Utah Republican Congressman Jason Chaffetz argued that liberals are trying to undermine the Trump presidency. Sponsor: Heritage Foundation
Topics: jason chaffetz, donald trump, huntsman, utah, barack obama, jason, california, irs, jerry nadler,...
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[LIVE] Book TV presents coverage of author discussions from the 2019 Southern Festival of Books in Nashville.
Topics: dallas, miami, nebraska, janine, texas, new york, cuba, kendra, joshua brown, usa, kendra allen,...
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Journalist Naomi Klein talked about her books and took viewer questions on topics such as consumerism, free market capitalism, & climate change. Her books include "No Logo," "The Shock Doctrine," & "On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: greta, naomi klein, canada, nike, obama, ukraine, donald trump, australia, starbucks, biden, naomi,...
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Journalist Naomi Klein talked about her books and took viewer questions on topics such as consumerism, free market capitalism, & climate change. Her books include "No Logo," "The Shock Doctrine," & "On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: canada, naomi klein, obama, nike, donald trump, ukraine, naomi, russia, biden, starbucks,...
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Joanne Freeman talked about her books and takes viewer questions. Her books include "The Field of Blood," "Affairs of Honor," and "The Essential Hamilton." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: hamilton, washington, jefferson, new york, england, john adams, california, south carolina, sumner,...
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[LIVE] Book TV presents coverage of author discussions from the 2019 Southern Festival of Books in Nashville.
Topics: putin, latin america, rosalie, florida, obama, laura, nashville, manila, christine, miami, georgia,...
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[LIVE] Book TV presents coverage of author discussions from the 2019 Southern Festival of Books in Nashville.
Topics: mexico, paul, nashville, china, mexico city, alexander, phoenix, oaxaca, syria, kenya, matthew...
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Kasey Pipes, former adviser to President George W. Bush, recounted the post-White House years of President Richard Nixon. Sponsor: Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: nixon, reagan, nixon, richard nixon, china, eisenhower, gorbachev, bush, clinton, nixon,...
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Pulitzer Prize-winning author Rick Atkinson provided a history of the Revolutionary War. He discussed his book and took viewer phone calls from the 19th annual National Book Festival in Washington, DC. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
Topics: new york, britain, boston, washington, england, navy, benjamin franklin, philadelphia, scotland,...
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Viewer calls. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: joe biden, trump, syria, turkey, florida, barack obama, minnesota, minneapolis, donald trump,...
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Authors Eric Dolin, Tom Clavin, and Peter Houlahan discussed outlaws in U.S. History. Sponsor: Mississippi Book Festival
Topics: pirates, los angeles, hickok, california, england, new york, bill hitchcock, caribbean, fbi,...
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Two House subcommittees held a joint oversight hearing on President Trump's travel ban. Witnesses on the first panel included government officials from Homeland Security Department and Customs and Border Protection. Questions focused on a review of the visa waiver program, and how the departments handled application requests following the president's executive order. Members took a short recess at the conclusion of this panel. Sponsor: House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and...
Topics: washington, iran, syria, north korea, white house, cbp, trump, new york, china, russia, iraq,...
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Lee Edwards talked about his books and took viewer questions. His books include "The Conservative Revolution," "Goldwater," and "Just Right: A Life in Pursuit of Liberty." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: goldwater, ronald reagan, barry goldwater, reagan, edwards, california, lee edwards, donald trump,...
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Elaine Weiss recalled the women's suffrage movement's efforts to promote the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, which would allow women the right to vote. She discussed her book and took viewer phone calls from the 19th annual National Book Festival in Washington, DC. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
Topics: tennessee, nashville, susan anthony, elaine white, josephine, diane, alice paul, minnesota, susan b...
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Elaine Weiss recalled the women's suffrage movement's efforts to promote the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, which would allow women the right to vote. She discussed her book and took viewer phone calls from the 19th annual National Book Festival in Washington, DC. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
Topics: tennessee, nashville, centennial, carrie, minnesota, susan b. anthony, new york, ohio, florida,...
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[LIVE] The Family Research Council holds its annual Values Voter Summit in Washington, DC. Among the speakers are Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC), USAID Administrator Mark Green and Sebastian Gorka. Sponsor: Family Research Council
Topics: north carolina, louisiana, washington, usaid, donald trump, adam schiff, joanna, jackson, white...
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Mary Lane recalls Nazi efforts in the 1930s to repress artistic expression and remove work they deemed challenging. The author reports that thousands of art pieces were lost or destroyed and that, in 2012, the German government reclaimed works by Matisse, Monet, and more that were held by the son of one of Hitler's art dealers. Sponsor: Museum of Jewish Heritage
Topics: hitler, germany, nazis, switzerland, washington, new york, poland, europe
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Following a short break, members returned to a joint House subcommittee hearing on President Trump's travel ban. Witnesses on this panel included representatives from advocacy groups and individuals who were affected by the president's travel ban. Sponsor: House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations,House Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
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Mary Lane recalls Nazi efforts in the 1930s to repress artistic expression and remove work they deemed challenging. The author reports that thousands of art pieces were lost or destroyed and that, in 2012, the German government reclaimed works by Matisse, Monet, and more that were held by the son of one of Hitler's art dealers. Sponsor: Museum of Jewish Heritage
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Pulitzer Prize-winning author Rick Atkinson provided a history of the Revolutionary War. He discussed his book and took viewer phone calls from the 19th annual National Book Festival in Washington, DC. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
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Former Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe discussed his career, his firing from the FBI and the origins of the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. He was interviewed by investigative journalist Carl Bernstein at a conference hosted by the New School in New York City. Sponsor: New School University
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Columbia University psychiatry professor Kelli Harding explored the link between our mental and physical health. Sponsor: Strand Bookstore
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The Center for American Progress hosted a discussion on diversity of federal judges and the impact of the lack of diversity on litigants, legal decisions and the justice system. Panelists included advocacy lawyers and the dean of Howard University's law school who talked about their experiences with the federal judiciary and ways it could better reflect the American population at large. They also talked about why a more diverse judiciary was more fair to American citizens. Following their...
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