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In his new book, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer cautioned against attempts to reform the high court. He was in conversation with CNN legal analyst Joan Biskupic. Smithsonian Associates hosted this virtual event at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. Sponsor: Smithsonian Associates
Topics: texas, breyer, kennedy, washington d.c., smithsonian, brown, kavanaugh, gettysburg, san francisco
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Economic historian Deirdre McCloskey, author of "Bettering Humanomics," argued for a new kind of economics that focuses on science and a better understanding of human action. Sponsor: FreedomFest
Topic: shakespeare
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Essayist Tanya Selvaratnam ("Assume Nothing") and writer Nadia Owusu ("Aftershocks"') discussed their memoirs about identity, race and violence against women. This virtual event was part of the San Diego Union-Tribune Festival of Books. Sponsor: [San Diego Union-Tribune]
Topics: new york, san diego, tonya, nadia, new york city
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Massachusetts Maritime Academy assistant professor of emergency management Samantha Montano ("Disasterology") and oceanographer Kim McCoy ("Waves and Beaches") talked about disaster relief in the United States and the problems created by climate change. This virtual event was part of the San Diego Union-Tribune Festival of Books. Sponsor: [San Diego Union-Tribune]
Topics: san diego, samantha, delmar, california
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Columnist Tim Harford ("The Data Detective") and University of Wisconsin-Madison mathematics professor Jordan Ellenberg ("Shape") discussed how numbers shape the way we understand the world. This virtual event was part of the San Diego Union-Tribune Festival of Books. Sponsor: [San Diego Union-Tribune]
Topics: jordan, san diego, dimmick
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National Book Award-winning cartoonist Nate Powell ("Save It for Later") and Washington Post staff writer John Woodrow Cox ("Children Under Fire") talked about gun violence and how to respond to it. This virtual event was part of the San Diego Union-Tribune Festival of Books. Sponsor: [San Diego Union-Tribune]
Topics: san diego, nate powell, washington, nate, nra, john woodrow
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Former U.S. Senator Ben Nelson (D-NE) discussed the decline of bipartisanship in the Senate and offered recommendations to restore it in the chamber. He was interviewed by Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE). Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: nebraska, harry reid, biden, ben nelson, diane, ben, iran, john mccain, ted kennedy, columbia,...
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) discussed his reading list with Book TV. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: harlan, kentucky, bristol, obama, nebraska, mitch mcconnell, white house, ohio, michael bender,...
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Democratic Congresswoman Sharice Davids of Kansas reflects on her life and political career. This program was part of the 21st annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: Library of Congress
Topics: hayden, germany, julie, washington
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Former South Carolina Governor and U.S. Representative Mark Sanford reflected on his political career and discusses the future of the Republican Party. He was interviewed by former Congressman Charlie Dent (R-PA). Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: south carolina, canada, washington, mulvaney, trump, hitler, mark sanford, jeff, germany, hungary,...
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Former U.S. Senator Ben Nelson (D-NE) discussed the decline of bipartisanship in the Senate and offered recommendations to restore it in the chamber. He was interviewed by Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE). Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: nebraska, diane, ben nelson, harry reid, d.c., joe biden, ted kennedy, columbia, mitch mcconnell,...
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) discussed his reading list with Book TV. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: kentucky, harlan, nebraska, benjamin bristow, bristow, obama, trump, mitch mcconnell, cincinnati,...
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Democratic Congresswoman Sharice Davids of Kansas reflects on her life and political career. This program was part of the 21st annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: Library of Congress
Topics: hayden, germany, julie
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Former South Carolina Governor and U.S. Representative Mark Sanford reflected on his political career and discusses the future of the Republican Party. He was interviewed by former Congressman Charlie Dent (R-PA). Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: south carolina, canada, mark sanford, washington, mulvaney, white house, hitler, biden, jeff,...
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Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Evan Osnos offered his thoughts on the political climate in America after having spent a decade abroad. Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, DC, Harvard Book Store in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and Books and Books Bookstore in Coral Gables, Florida, co-sponsored this virtual event. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore,Books and Books,Harvard Book Store
Topics: china, virginia, greenwich, chicago, washington, afghanistan, new yorker, d.c., brad, biden
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Washington Post Style editor Amy Argetsinger provided a history of the Miss America pageant and how it has responded to the women's movement and social and political changes over its 100-year history. This was a virtual event hosted by East City Bookshop in Washington, DC. Sponsor: East City Bookshop
Topics: atlantic city, washington, d.c., iowa, virginia, new orleans, texas, scott, usa, donald trump
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Gary Hoover, founder of the book superstore chain Bookstop, talked about his business background, his love of reading and some of the books he has in his nearly 60,000 volume library. Sponsor: FreedomFest
Topics: austin, texas, nordstrom, chicago, shakespeare, amazon, washington
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In his new book, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer cautioned against attempts to reform the high court. He was in conversation with CNN legal analyst Joan Biskupic. Smithsonian Associates hosted this virtual event at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. Sponsor: Smithsonian Associates
Topics: texas, breyer, kennedy, washington d.c., smithsonian, brown, kavanaugh, gettysburg, san francisco
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Economic historian Deirdre McCloskey, author of "Bettering Humanomics," argued for a new kind of economics that focuses on science and a better understanding of human action. Sponsor: FreedomFest
Topic: shakespeare
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Essayist Tanya Selvaratnam ("Assume Nothing") and writer Nadia Owusu ("Aftershocks"') discussed their memoirs about identity, race and violence against women. This virtual event was part of the San Diego Union-Tribune Festival of Books. Sponsor: [San Diego Union-Tribune]
Topics: new york, san diego, tonya, nadia, new york city
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Massachusetts Maritime Academy assistant professor of emergency management Samantha Montano ("Disasterology") and oceanographer Kim McCoy ("Waves and Beaches") talked about disaster relief in the United States and the problems created by climate change. This virtual event was part of the San Diego Union-Tribune Festival of Books. Sponsor: [San Diego Union-Tribune]
Topics: san diego, samantha, delmar, california
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Columnist Tim Harford ("The Data Detective") and University of Wisconsin-Madison mathematics professor Jordan Ellenberg ("Shape") discussed how numbers shape the way we understand the world. This virtual event was part of the San Diego Union-Tribune Festival of Books. Sponsor: [San Diego Union-Tribune]
Topics: jordan, san diego, dimmick
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National Book Award-winning cartoonist Nate Powell ("Save It for Later") and Washington Post staff writer John Woodrow Cox ("Children Under Fire") talked about gun violence and how to respond to it. This virtual event was part of the San Diego Union-Tribune Festival of Books. Sponsor: [San Diego Union-Tribune]
Topics: san diego, nate powell, washington, nate, nra, john woodrow
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Former U.S. Senator Ben Nelson (D-NE) discussed the decline of bipartisanship in the Senate and offered recommendations to restore it in the chamber. He was interviewed by Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE). Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: nebraska, harry reid, biden, washington, ben nelson, diane, white house, ben, iran, john mccain,...
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) discussed his reading list with Book TV. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: harlan, kentucky, bristol, obama, mitch mcconnell, white house, ohio, michael bender, hong kong
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Democratic Congresswoman Sharice Davids of Kansas reflects on her life and political career. This program was part of the 21st annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: Library of Congress
Topics: hayden, germany, julie, washington
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Former South Carolina Governor and U.S. Representative Mark Sanford reflected on his political career and discusses the future of the Republican Party. He was interviewed by former Congressman Charlie Dent (R-PA). Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: south carolina, canada, washington, mulvaney, trump, hitler, mark sanford, jeff, germany, hungary,...
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Former U.S. Senator Ben Nelson (D-NE) discussed the decline of bipartisanship in the Senate and offered recommendations to restore it in the chamber. He was interviewed by Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE). Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: nebraska, diane, ben nelson, harry reid, d.c., joe biden, ted kennedy, columbia, mitch mcconnell,...
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) discussed his reading list with Book TV. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: kentucky, harlan, benjamin bristow, bristow, obama, trump, mitch mcconnell, cincinnati, john...
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Democratic Congresswoman Sharice Davids of Kansas reflects on her life and political career. This program was part of the 21st annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: Library of Congress
Topics: hayden, germany, julie
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Former South Carolina Governor and U.S. Representative Mark Sanford reflected on his political career and discusses the future of the Republican Party. He was interviewed by former Congressman Charlie Dent (R-PA). Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: south carolina, mark sanford, canada, washington, mulvaney, white house, hitler, biden, jeff,...
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Andrew and Rachel Jackson lived at the Hermitage in Nashville from 1804 until Jackson's death in 1845. Howard Kittell, Andrew Jackson Foundation's President and CEO, talked about the property's history and how he says their home grew from a two-story log cabin into a Presidential residence on par with Mount Vernon and Monticello. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Local Content Vehicle
Topics: jackson, rachel, washington, andrew jackson, house, nashville, houston
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Historian Carole Bucy talked about the how Nashville evolved from a frontier outpost to a bustling state capital after the War of 1812. This program was held at Andrew Jackson's Hermitage in Nashville. Sponsor: Hermitage, The (Nashville, TN)
Topics: nashville, tennessee, jackson, andrew jackson, new orleans, alabama, nashville, washington,...
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Chris Mackowski, editor in chief of the "Emerging Civil War" blog, talked about Union General Thomas Stevenson who was was killed in action during the battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse in May 1864. Sponsor: Emerging Civil War Blog
Topics: stevenson, stephenson, burnside, massachusetts, boston, pennsylvania, spotsylvania, mills,...
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Debates over teaching American history are not new. The latest solution is a partially government funded plan called "Educating for American Democracy." Thomas B. Fordham Institute President Michael Petrilli moderated a discussion between project author Danielle Allen and critic Mark Bauerlein of Emory University. The Fordham Institute, along with iCivics, hosted this event and provided the video. Sponsor: Fordham (Thomas B.) Institute
Topics: danielle, georgia, columbia, jackson
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Veteran Dave Yoho provided a history of the Merchant Marine during World War II. This was a virtual event hosted by the National World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. Sponsor: National Park Service | National World War II Memorial
Topics: europe, pacific, russia, norway, oslo
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Rebecca Frankel recounted how a Polish family evaded the Nazis by living for two years in the Bialowieza Forest and how they were eventually saved and immigrated to the United States. This program was hosted by the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York City. Sponsor: Museum of Jewish Heritage
Topics: woods, morris, rebecca, david, rebecca frankel, poland, miriam, new york, bruce, israel, italy
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How should we address Woodrow Wilson's complicated legacy? That was the question before representatives of the Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library, the President Wilson House, and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. The Wilson Center in Washington, D.C. hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Wilson (Woodrow) International Center for Scholars
Topics: wilson, woodrow wilson, robin, washington, virginia, d.c., elizabeth, wilson house, edith, stanton,...
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FDR elevated Dwight Eisenhower to lead the D-Day invasion and the victorious World War II general later succeeded him in the Oval Office. The directors of the Roosevelt and Eisenhower presidential libraries, Paul Sparrow and Dawn Hammett, talked about the relationship between the two men. The FDR library hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Roosevelt (Franklin) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: eisenhower, marshall, washington, white house, fdr, dwight eisenhower, roosevelt, churchill
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President Franklin Roosevelt appointed eight U.S. Supreme Court justices, shaping the course of the court and the country during the Great Depression and war. FDR Presidential Library director Paul Sparrow discussed the Roosevelt court with scholars Ralph Blumenthal and John Barrett. The FDR library hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Roosevelt (Franklin) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: roosevelt, jackson, robinson, fdr, robert jackson, washington, roosevelt, biden, new york, ralph,...
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Brandeis University professor Abigail Cooper taught a class on African Americans during the Reconstruction era, looking at how former slaves strove for economic rights and full citizenship, including the right to vote, make contracts, and choose where they worked. Sponsor: Brandeis University
Topics: jordan anderson, mandy, anderson, harry jarvis, jane, freedman, tennessee, jordan, ohio, dayton,...
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Former Charleston, South Carolina Mayor Joseph Riley and professor Kerry Taylor co-taught a course at The Citadel military college looking at why a new African American history museum is being built in the city. They were joined by Harvard University professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. who spoke about his work with PBS on the documentary "Reconstruction: America After the Civil War." Sponsor: Citadel, The
Topics: charleston, south carolina, joe, ingrid, mississippi, white house, virginia, georgia, mildred, joe...
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FDR elevated Dwight Eisenhower to lead the D-Day invasion and the victorious World War II general later succeeded him in the Oval Office. The directors of the Roosevelt and Eisenhower presidential libraries, Paul Sparrow and Dawn Hammett, talked about the relationship between the two men. The FDR library hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Roosevelt (Franklin) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: eisenhower, roosevelt, connor, marshall, fdr
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President Franklin Roosevelt appointed eight U.S. Supreme Court justices, shaping the course of the court and the country during the Great Depression and war. FDR Presidential Library director Paul Sparrow discussed the Roosevelt court with scholars Ralph Blumenthal and John Barrett. The FDR library hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Roosevelt (Franklin) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: roosevelt, jackson, ralph, biden, robert jackson, fdr, roosevelt, john, robinson, washington, paul,...
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Brandeis University professor Abigail Cooper taught a class on African Americans during the Reconstruction era, looking at how former slaves strove for economic rights and full citizenship, including the right to vote, make contracts, and choose where they worked. Sponsor: Brandeis University
Topics: jordan anderson, anderson, sutton, mandy, hurston, john the conqueror, woodrow wilson, abigail...
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Former Charleston, South Carolina Mayor Joseph Riley and professor Kerry Taylor co-taught a course at The Citadel military college looking at why a new African American history museum is being built in the city. They were joined by Harvard University professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. who spoke about his work with PBS on the documentary "Reconstruction: America After the Civil War." Sponsor: Citadel, The
Topics: south carolina, charleston, mississippi, white house, louisiana, barack obama, virginia, georgia,...
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Andrew and Rachel Jackson lived at the Hermitage in Nashville from 1804 until Jackson's death in 1845. Howard Kittell, Andrew Jackson Foundation's President and CEO, talked about the property's history and how he says their home grew from a two-story log cabin into a Presidential residence on par with Mount Vernon and Monticello. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Local Content Vehicle
Topics: jackson, washington, andrew jackson, rachel, nashville, house, mantle, houston
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Historian Carole Bucy talked about the how Nashville evolved from a frontier outpost to a bustling state capital after the War of 1812. This program was held at Andrew Jackson's Hermitage in Nashville. Sponsor: Hermitage, The (Nashville, TN)
Topics: tennessee, nashville, jackson, andrew jackson, new orleans, alabama, washington, davidson, north...
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Chris Mackowski, editor in chief of the "Emerging Civil War" blog, talked about Union General Thomas Stevenson who was was killed in action during the battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse in May 1864. Sponsor: Emerging Civil War Blog
Topics: stevenson, stephenson, burnside, massachusetts, boston, pennsylvania, spotsylvania, mills, jackson,...
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Debates over teaching American history are not new. The latest solution is a partially government funded plan called "Educating for American Democracy." Thomas B. Fordham Institute President Michael Petrilli moderated a discussion between project author Danielle Allen and critic Mark Bauerlein of Emory University. The Fordham Institute, along with iCivics, hosted this event and provided the video. Sponsor: Fordham (Thomas B.) Institute
Topics: danielle, washington d.c., georgia, columbia, jackson
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Veteran Dave Yoho provided a history of the Merchant Marine during World War II. This was a virtual event hosted by the National World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. Sponsor: National Park Service | National World War II Memorial
Topics: europe, pacific, russia, norway, oslo
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Rebecca Frankel recounted how a Polish family evaded the Nazis by living for two years in the Bialowieza Forest and how they were eventually saved and immigrated to the United States. This program was hosted by the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York City. Sponsor: Museum of Jewish Heritage
Topics: woods, morris, rebecca, david, rebecca frankel, poland, miriam, new york, bruce, israel, italy
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How should we address Woodrow Wilson's complicated legacy? That was the question before representatives of the Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library, the President Wilson House, and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. The Wilson Center in Washington, D.C. hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Wilson (Woodrow) International Center for Scholars
Topics: wilson, woodrow wilson, robin, washington, virginia, d.c., elizabeth, wilson house, edith, stanton,...
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FDR elevated Dwight Eisenhower to lead the D-Day invasion and the victorious World War II general later succeeded him in the Oval Office. The directors of the Roosevelt and Eisenhower presidential libraries, Paul Sparrow and Dawn Hammett, talked about the relationship between the two men. The FDR library hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Roosevelt (Franklin) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: eisenhower, marshall, washington, white house, fdr, dwight eisenhower, roosevelt, churchill
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President Franklin Roosevelt appointed eight U.S. Supreme Court justices, shaping the course of the court and the country during the Great Depression and war. FDR Presidential Library director Paul Sparrow discussed the Roosevelt court with scholars Ralph Blumenthal and John Barrett. The FDR library hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Roosevelt (Franklin) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: roosevelt, jackson, robinson, fdr, robert jackson, washington, roosevelt, biden, new york, ralph,...
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Brandeis University professor Abigail Cooper taught a class on African Americans during the Reconstruction era, looking at how former slaves strove for economic rights and full citizenship, including the right to vote, make contracts, and choose where they worked. Sponsor: Brandeis University
Topics: jordan anderson, mandy, anderson, harry jarvis, jane, freedman, tennessee, jordan, ohio, dayton,...
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Former Charleston, South Carolina Mayor Joseph Riley and professor Kerry Taylor co-taught a course at The Citadel military college looking at why a new African American history museum is being built in the city. They were joined by Harvard University professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. who spoke about his work with PBS on the documentary "Reconstruction: America After the Civil War." Sponsor: Citadel, The
Topics: charleston, south carolina, joe, ingrid, mississippi, white house, virginia, georgia, mildred, joe...
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FDR elevated Dwight Eisenhower to lead the D-Day invasion and the victorious World War II general later succeeded him in the Oval Office. The directors of the Roosevelt and Eisenhower presidential libraries, Paul Sparrow and Dawn Hammett, talked about the relationship between the two men. The FDR library hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Roosevelt (Franklin) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: eisenhower, roosevelt, connor, marshall, fdr
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President Franklin Roosevelt appointed eight U.S. Supreme Court justices, shaping the course of the court and the country during the Great Depression and war. FDR Presidential Library director Paul Sparrow discussed the Roosevelt court with scholars Ralph Blumenthal and John Barrett. The FDR library hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Roosevelt (Franklin) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: roosevelt, jackson, ralph, biden, robert jackson, fdr, roosevelt, john, robinson, washington, paul,...
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Brandeis University professor Abigail Cooper taught a class on African Americans during the Reconstruction era, looking at how former slaves strove for economic rights and full citizenship, including the right to vote, make contracts, and choose where they worked. Sponsor: Brandeis University
Topics: jordan anderson, anderson, sutton, mandy, hurston, john the conqueror, woodrow wilson, abigail...
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Former Charleston, South Carolina Mayor Joseph Riley and professor Kerry Taylor co-taught a course at The Citadel military college looking at why a new African American history museum is being built in the city. They were joined by Harvard University professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. who spoke about his work with PBS on the documentary "Reconstruction: America After the Civil War." Sponsor: Citadel, The
Topics: south carolina, charleston, mississippi, white house, louisiana, joseph riley, barack obama,...
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Health experts testified about the impact of COVID-19 on children during a hearing before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations. The witnesses discussed how the disease and public health measures meant to slow the spread of the coronavirus have had negative effects for young people. They answered questions about in person schooling, masking for children, and health issues related to obesity, isolation and depression. Sponsor: House Energy and Commerce...
Topics: cdc, fda, evans, chair degette, hoeg, ms. danielpour, pfizer, griffith, europe, pallone, tennessee,...
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The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing to examine the impacts a cashless economy can have on low income and disadvantaged communities. A panel of experts and community advocates answered questions on a variety of topics including equal access to banking, fraud protections, costs to small businesses and consumers, the use of cryptocurrency, and economic discrimination. Sponsor: House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
Topics: san francisco, zywicki, walmart, fdic, ms. garcia, brown, mr. emmer, colorado, emmer, california,...
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Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines sat down with the American Bar Association for a virtual discussion on her career and the intelligence challenges facing the country. Among the topics discussed were China, investments in cyber and intelligence infrastructure, creating a more diverse and equitable workforce, the shifting threat landscape, and opportunities for women in the intelligence community. Sponsor: American Bar Association
Topics: jennifer, haynes, china, florida, cia, avril haines, avril haynes, mary, dni
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The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing, Community Development and Insurance held a virtual hearing to examine the impact exclusionary zoning policies have on affordable housing and community development. A variety of topics were discussed including gentrification, the formation of community land trusts, inequities in housing access, impacts on low income and communities of color, exclusionary zoning regulations and segregation, and upholding the Fair Housing Act. Sponsor: House...
Topics: cleaver, hamilton, california, tennessee, steil, los angeles, hud, cashin, george mason, maryland,...
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E&E News reporter Jennifer Yachnin discussed President Biden's recent actions to protect three national monuments and potential challenges to future land protections. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
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The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing to examine the impacts a cashless economy can have on low income and disadvantaged communities. A panel of experts and community advocates answered questions on a variety of topics including equal access to banking, fraud protections, costs to small businesses and consumers, the use of cryptocurrency, and economic discrimination. Sponsor: House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
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Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines sat down with the American Bar Association for a virtual discussion on her career and the intelligence challenges facing the country. Among the topics discussed were China, investments in cyber and intelligence infrastructure, creating a more diverse and equitable workforce, the shifting threat landscape, and opportunities for women in the intelligence community. Sponsor: American Bar Association
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The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing, Community Development and Insurance held a virtual hearing to examine the impact exclusionary zoning policies have on affordable housing and community development. A variety of topics were discussed including gentrification, the formation of community land trusts, inequities in housing access, impacts on low income and communities of color, exclusionary zoning regulations and segregation, and upholding the Fair Housing Act. Sponsor: House...
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Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Gary Gensler testified before the House Financial Services Committee on agency priorities. He discussed a variety of topics including investment in technology, agency resource and workforce needs, climate change considerations, stock buybacks, and the GameStop investigation. When asked about the debt ceiling and what would happen if the U.S. defaults, Chair Gensler said we would be in "unchartered waters," and predicted "significant...
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Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-AZ) joined climate activists for a panel discussion on environmental justice hosted by Netroots Nation. Sponsor: Netroots Nation
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College athletes and collegiate sports advocates testified about students' rights to profit off of their image and likeness during a hearing before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce. The witnesses also agreed on the need for a national law that standardizes how collegiate athletes can enter into sponsorship contracts. Also discussed was the importance of health care coverage for student athletes, Title IX issues, and funding non-revenue generating...
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The current and three former Transportation Security Administration (TSA) administrators testified about changes at the agency since its creation after the terror attacks on September 11th. The administrators spoke about increased security screenings and enhanced technology for airline passengers. The current TSA Administrator David Pekoske responded to questions about non-air travel related transportation, pipeline security, and screening for those trying to enter the country illegally....
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Rachel Barkow, a vice dean and law professor, at New York University, delivered remarks on mass incarceration in America at the Cato Institute. Sponsor: Cato Institute
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Experts on extremist groups testified before the House Veterans' Affairs Committee about how veterans are being recruited to join these groups and ways to prevent former military members from being targeted for membership. Discussion included first amendment rights, and ways to support veterans during the transition out of the military. Sponsor: House Veterans' Affairs Committee
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