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Carrie Severino, Chief Counsel for the Judicial Crisis Netowrk, discussed the upcoming Supreme Court confirmation battle. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: amy coney barrett, barrett, ginsberg, ginsburg
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Viewer calls. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: joe biden, trump, biden, chris wallace, california, new york, washington, cleveland, ohio, julie,...
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Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) met with Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett on Capitol Hill. As part of the confirmation process, it is customary for the nominee to meet with senators individually. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topic: cleveland
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Sen. Mike Crapo (R-ID) met with Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett on Capitol Hill. As part of the confirmation process, it is customary for the nominee to meet with senators individually. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: barrett, amy coney barrett
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) met with Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett on Capitol Hill. As part of the confirmation process, it is customary for the nominee to meet with senators individually. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: barrett, amy coney barrett, trump
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[LIVE] Political analysts preview the first presidential debate and discuss how foreign policy issues impact voter choice at an event hosted by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (CEIP). Sponsor: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Topics: joe biden, donald trump, charlie, biden, amanda, trump, barack obama, white house, china, mitch...
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Viewer calls. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: biden, trump, joe biden, new york, chris wallace, california, jason, jennifer
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Sen. Mike Crapo (R-ID) met with Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett on Capitol Hill. As part of the confirmation process, it is customary for the nominee to meet with senators individually. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Sen. Crapo Meets with Judge Amy Coney Barrett, Television Program
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) met with Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett on Capitol Hill. As part of the confirmation process, it is customary for the nominee to meet with senators individually. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: barrett, amy coney barrett, trump
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[LIVE] The House Oversight Reform Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties hosts a remote hearing on white supremacist infiltrating police departments. Sponsor: House Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
Topics: fbi, taylor, johnson, texas, george floyd, raskin, white supremacist, detroit, cleveland, alabama,...
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The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute hosted their annual education summit. This portion included a conservation with Gov. Bill Lee (R-TN). Several topics were discussed, including the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on Tennessee's school system and the challenges it has presented with re-opening schools safely. The governor also spoke about the need for vocational and technical skills training in order to create more pathways to success for students leaving high...
Topics: tennessee, trump, biden, joe biden, new york, skilling, chris wallace, amy coney barrett, donald...
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The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute hosted their annual education summit. This portion included a conservation with Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) and Ronald Reagan Institute Director Roger Zakheim. They discussed education policy, school choice legislation and police reform. Sponsor: Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Library
Topics: south carolina, laffer, ronald reagan
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The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute hosted their annual education summit. This portion included a conservation with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos. Several topics were discussed, including the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on the educational system, school choice, and innovation in education. The secretary also discussed the Department of Education, saying that it has not "lived up to the goal in closing the achievement gap," and that the department...
Topics: Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Conversation at Reagan Institute Education Summit, Television...
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The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute hosted their annual education summit. This portion included a conservation with Gov. Larry Hogan (R-MD). Several topics were discussed, including the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on Maryland's educational system and working across party lines. The governor also spoke about his experience during the 2015 riots in Baltimore that occurred in the wake of the death of Freddie Grey and how it can be a model of effective governance for...
Topics: reagan, maryland, washington, baltimore, national governors association, rice, ronald reagan
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The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute hosted their annual education summit. This portion included a conservation with former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice (Bush administration, 2005-09). They discussed education policy, school choice legislation and police reform. Several topics were discussed, including the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on the education system, racial inequality, trust in government, and political civility. Sponsor: Ronald Reagan Presidential...
Topics: ronald reagan, washington, reagan, birmingham, alabama, trump, california, condoleezza rice, george
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Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, were among the featured speakers at the 2020 Atlantic Festival. Secretary Clinton spoke about the legacy of the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the Republican's push to fill her seat prior to the election. She also offered her insight on the 2020 election. Mr. Gates discussed the coronavirus pandemic response and the lessons learned for future pandemics. Also appearing were actor...
Topics: john brown, atlantic, priyanka, brian, clinton, allison, haley, sec, derek, joshua, beijing,...
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U.S. Agency for Global Media CEO Michael Pack defied a congressional subpoena to appear before the House Foreign Affairs Committee, but five former executives of the agency testified about changes made since Mr. Pack took office in June 2020. Both Chair Eliot Engel (D-NY) and Ranking Member Michael McCaul (R-TX) expressed concerns about the leadership at the U.S. Agency for Global Media (USAGM). Ranking Member McCaul said, "the agency's mission is being undermined from the top." USAGM...
Topics: china, voa, russia, belarus, iran, europe, crocker, mccaul, usagm, michael, turner, ms. bennett,...
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Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, were among the featured speakers at the 2020 Atlantic Festival. Secretary Clinton spoke about the legacy of the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the Republican's push to fill her seat prior to the election. She also offered her insight on the 2020 election. Mr. Gates discussed the coronavirus pandemic response and the lessons learned for future pandemics. Also appearing were actor...
Topics: john brown, frederick douglass, atlantic, beijing, priyanka, ruth bader ginsburg, ethan hawke,...
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The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute hosted their annual education summit. This portion included a conservation with Gov. Jared Polis (D-CO). Several topics were discussed, including the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on Colorado's school system and how the state has been faring since a majority of their public schools have re-opened during the pandemic. The governor also spoke about the important role the federal government plays in education and the need for...
Topic: colorado
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U.S. Agency for Global Media CEO Michael Pack defied a congressional subpoena to appear before the House Foreign Affairs Committee, but five former executives of the agency testified about changes made since Mr. Pack took office in June 2020. Both Chair Eliot Engel (D-NY) and Ranking Member Michael McCaul (R-TX) expressed concerns about the leadership at the U.S. Agency for Global Media (USAGM). Ranking Member McCaul said, "the agency's mission is being undermined from the top." USAGM...
Topics: china, voa, russia, belarus, iran, europe, crocker, mccaul, usagm, turner, ms. bennett, michael,...
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Federal Trade Commissioner Rebecca Slaughter (D) talks about privacy issues, access to broadband and the impact on black and Hispanic families, and antitrust policy. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Communicators
Topics: ftc, washington, leah, fcc, rebecca, biden
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The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute hosted their annual education summit. This portion included a conservation with Gov. Jared Polis (D-CO). Several topics were discussed, including the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on Colorado's school system and how the state has been faring since a majority of their public schools have re-opened during the pandemic. The governor also spoke about the important role the federal government plays in education and the need for...
Topic: colorado
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The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute hosted their annual education summit. This portion included a conservation with Gov. Larry Hogan (R-MD). Several topics were discussed, including the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on Maryland's educational system and working across party lines. The governor also spoke about his experience during the 2015 riots in Baltimore that occurred in the wake of the death of Freddie Grey and how it can be a model of effective governance for...
Topics: reagan, maryland, washington, baltimore, ronald reagan, rice, condoleezza rice, national governors...
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The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute hosted their annual education summit. This portion included a conservation with former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice (Bush administration, 2005-09). They discussed education policy, school choice legislation and police reform. Several topics were discussed, including the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on the education system, racial inequality, trust in government, and political civility. Sponsor: Ronald Reagan Presidential...
Topics: judy woodruff, washington, ronald reagan, condoleezza rice, birmingham, alabama, george,...
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The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute hosted their annual education summit. This portion of the event was a panel discussion featuring former Education Secretaries Arne Duncan and Margaret Spellings. They discussed the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on student learning and the educational system. Other speakers included PBS President and CEO Paula Kerger and Smithsonian African American History Museum Interim Director Spencer Crew. Sponsor: Ronald Reagan Presidential...
Topics: arne duncan, duncan, margaret, paula kerger, spencer, smithsonian, paula, arnie
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A House Ways and Means subcommittee examined the coronavirus pandemic's impact on restaurant operations nationwide. Witnesses included restaurant owners, local officials, and worker advocates. They gave several recommendations to the committee including extending the Payment Protection Program and creating a focused package for restaurants and worker protections. One restaurant owner told members, "we need help like yesterday." Sponsor: House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Select...
Topics: chicago, orlando, philadelphia, texas, ppp, christine, california, thompson, michigan, dyer, house,...
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[LIVE] The Senate convenes a pro forma session only with no votes scheduled. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: house, cleveland, biden
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Bloomberg Senate Reporter Steven Dennis previewed the Senate confirmation battle to seat President Trump's Supreme Court nominee. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: amy coney barrett, house, trump
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Candidates for Pennsylvania's 17th District Congressional District, incumbent Rep. Conor Lamb (D) and Sean Parnell (R) participated in a televised debate. WPXI-TV sponsored the event. Rep. Lamb (D-PA) assumed office in the 17th district in 2019 because court-ordered redistricting changed the boundaries of the state's congressional districts. The district serves the northwestern suburbs of Pittsburgh. Sponsor: WPXI-TV
Topics: pennsylvania, washington, parnell, mr. parnell, afghanistan, conor lamb, rissman, conor, nancy...
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Postmaster General Louis DeJoy participated in a virtual conversation with The Economic Club of Washington, DC to talk about a host of topics including postal service employment diversity, operations, and handling of mail-in ballots for the 2020 election. General DeJoy also spoke about the coronavirus and how it's impacted the postal service workforce. He said about 10,000 have contracted the virus and 91 have passed away. Sponsor: Economic Club of Washington
Topics: washington, new york, white house, north carolina, david, biden, trump, lewis, amazon, graham
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A House Small Business subcommittee held a hearing on the Paycheck Protection Program's (PPP) loan forgiveness process. Small business owners testified about their experiences applying for PPP loan forgiveness explaining the process could be confusing and onerous. They also talked about the challenges their businesses have faced during the coronavirus pandemic including having to lay off employees and facing potential closures. A banker, who has been processing PPP loans, also testified,...
Topics: ppp, minnesota, mr. patel, sba, tulsa, oklahoma, mr. parker, ms. bonfig, gao, jim parker, mr. hern,...
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A House Agriculture subcommittee held a hearing on wildfire response and recovery efforts. Members discussed what actions could be taken to prevent future unprecedented wildfires like the ones seen in 2020 and what funding is needed to continue fighting these fires. They also talked about how the fires in Washington and California have impacted their constituents' health, safety, and land. Sponsor: House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation, Credit and Rural Development
Topics: california, washington, kingery, lamalfa, oregon, farmville, arizona, schrier, lindsey graham,...
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Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, were among the featured speakers at the 2020 Atlantic Festival. Secretary Clinton spoke about the legacy of the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the Republican's push to fill her seat prior to the election. She also offered her insight on the 2020 election. Mr. Gates discussed the coronavirus pandemic response and the lessons learned for future pandemics. Also appearing were actor...
Topics: john brown, atlantic, exo, frederick douglass, ethan, ruth bader ginsburg, derek, beijing, u.n.,...
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Federal Trade Commissioner Rebecca Slaughter (D) talks about privacy issues, access to broadband and the impact on black and Hispanic families, and antitrust policy. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Communicators
Topics: ftc, sec, leah nylen, fcc, biden, cleveland
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Scott Anderson looked at the early years of the Cold War as the CIA worked to counter the efforts of the KGB. This was a virtual event hosted by Left Bank Books in St. Louis. Sponsor: Left Bank Books
Topics: cia, europe, vietnam, soviets, berlin, scott, barbara, rome, philippines, stalin, julian, st....
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Sonia Shah looked at the science and history of migration in plants, animals, and humans and argued that it is a biological imperative that should be embraced around the world today. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
Topics: Sonia Shah, "The Next Great Migration", Television Program
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Book Festival organizers Marie Arana (National Book Festival), Mitchell Kaplan (Miami Book Fair), Lois Kim (Texas Book Festival), Cristina Fuentes La Roche (Hay Festival International), and Peter Florence (Hay Festival UK) discussed how they have adapted their book festivals for the virtual world. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
Topics: texas, miami, christina, mexico
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Author Salman Rushdie discussed his book, "Quichotte." This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
Topic: salman rushdie
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Former defense secretary Robert Gates (2006-2011) took a critical look at the use of U.S. power around the world since the end of World War Two. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
Topics: bush, afghanistan, iraq, china, cia, obama, north korea, russia, washington, bob gates, clinton,...
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Sarah Broom discussed her National Book Award-winning memoir, "The Yellow House." This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
Topics: National Book Festival - Sarah Broom, "The Yellow House", Television Program
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Authors and journalists Thomas Frank, "The People, No," and Christopher Caldwell, "The Age of Entitlement," discussed their books on populism. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
Topics: washington, kansas, hofstetter, kansas city, christopher caldwell
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Journalists Peter Baker and Susan Glasser, "The Man Who Ran Washington," and George Packer, "Our Man," discussed their respective biographies of political figures James Baker and Richard Holbrooke. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
Topics: baker, washington, holbrook, richard holbrook, jim baker, james baker, bosnia, george bush,...
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Former Secretary of State Madeline Albright reflected on her life and political career. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
Topics: wellesley, washington, albright, un, san francisco, clinton, powell, georgetown, richard holbrook
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[LIVE] Lynette and Rochelle Hardaway, known as Diamond and Silk, are supporters of President Trump and discuss their book "Uprising" and take viewer phone calls. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
Topics: donald trump, donald j. trump, albany, obama, trump, white house, california, burlington, wendy...
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Historian Erica Armstrong Dunbar chronicled the life of abolitionist Harriet Tubman. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: harriet tubman, tubman, maryland, john brown, susan b anthony, elizabeth cady stanton, erica...
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[LIVE] Historian Rick Perlstein discusses conservatism in modern American politics and takes viewer phone calls as part of Book TV's coverage of the 20th annual National Book Festival. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
Topics: ronald reagan, reagan, jimmy carter, carter, donald trump, rick pearlstein, milwaukee, paul...
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Historian Rick Perlstein, "Reaganland," and New Yorker staff writer Nicholas Leeman, "Transaction Man," discussed the history of modern American politics and the economy. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: washington, jimmy carter, reagan, morgan stanley, rick pearlstein, carter
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Council on Foreign Relations president Richard Haass talked about the state of the world and the foreign policy challenges facing the United States. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
Topics: china, nato, truman, new york, north korea, pakistan, henry kissinger, brazil, richard haass,...
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Author and producer Ann Druyan provided a follow-up to her late husband Carl Sagan's study of space. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: carl sagan, seachange, carl
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Former FBI Deputy Assistant Director of Counterintelligence Peter Strzok detailed his career and work on the FBI investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election. He was interviewed by the New York Times Justice Department reporter Adam Goldman. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: flynn, fbi, russia, durham, comey, white house, washington, doj, flint, obama, mueller, trump, new...
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Investigative journalist Lesley Blume recounted the efforts by New Yorker writer John Hershey to report on the fatal impact, both short-term and long-term, of the American bombing of Hiroshima in 1945. This was a virtual event hosted by the Brooklyn Historical Society. Sponsor: Brooklyn Historical Society
Topics: hiroshima, hersey, new yorker, china, tokyo, new york, leslie, william shawn, hirschi, kennedy,...
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Activist and Real Justice PAC co-founder Shaun King reflected on his work in social justice movements. This virtual program was sponsored by the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco. Sponsor: Commonwealth Club of California
Topics: california, irvine, joe biden, bernie, san francisco, shaun, biden, kamala harris, donald trump,...
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Author Rob Smith discussed campaign 2020 and the role of military voters and young people. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: trump, minneapolis, florida, usa, rob smith, akron, ohio, donald trump, rob, nancy, anton, australia
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Author and journalist Lisa Napoli provided a history of cable news and the rise of the 24-hour news cycle. This was a virtual event hosted by the Atlanta History Center. Sponsor: Atlanta History Center
Topics: ted turner, reese, atlanta, ted kavanaugh, new york, white house, los angeles, walter cronkite,...
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Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: bob woodward, gerald connolly, virginia, frederick douglass, jerusalem, washington, stephen...
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Author and commentator Armstrong Williams talked about his book, "What Black and White America Must Do Now: A Prescription to Move Beyond Race." Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: barack obama, mr. williams, armstrong williams, brian, tim scott, white america, george floyd,...
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Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) looked at the origins of violence and firearms in America's history and the role they play in society today. He was interviewed by Thomas Abt, author and Council on Criminal Justice senior fellow. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: nra, shane, connecticut, baltimore, hartford, murphy, somalia, robert gates, brown, fbi, florida,...
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Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: washington, rumsfeld, illinois, germany, white house, oklahoma, d.c., eric larson
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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Bob Woodward discussed President Trump's national and foreign policy decisions. This virtual event was sponsored by Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C. Sponsor: Politics and Prose Bookstore
Topics: washington, china, trump, mcconnell, redfield, florida, mitch mcconnell, roosevelt, lindsey graham,...
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Johns Hopkins University history professor Martha Jones explored the efforts by black women to win their right to vote. This was a virtual event hosted by Harvard Book Store in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Sponsor: Harvard Book Store
Topics: vanguard, jones, hillary clinton, washington, barack obama, fbi, patricia williams, north carolina,...
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Writer Heather Lende detailed her experience entering into local politics in her hometown of Haines, Alaska. This was a virtual hosted by the Atlanta History Center. Sponsor: Atlanta History Center
Topics: haines, heather, jessica, ernestine, stephanie, new york, donovan, juneau, roberts, teresa, quaker
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Author and DePaul University professor Miles Harvey recounts 19th century lawyer turned Mormon evangelist James Strang, who claimed to be the successor to Joseph Smith. The author reports that Mr. Strand convinced hundreds to follow him to an island in Lake Michigan, where he named himself king and ran a pirate colony prior to his assassination. Sponsor: Literati Bookstore
Topics: strang, donovan, michigan, bennet, chicago, beaver island, new york, chris, detroit, strang,...
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Wilson Center fellow Nina Jankowicz looked at the disinformation campaigns launched by Russia against Central and Eastern Eruopean countries. Sponsor: Wilson (Woodrow) International Center for Scholars
Topics: russia, ukraine, estonia, nina, georgia, poland, vladimir putin, jane, kurt, putin, wilson, kgb
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UCLA geography professor Jared Diamond, "Upheaval," and University of Chicago professor James Robinson, "The Narrow Corridor," discussed how different nations deal with crisis. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: new zealand, south korea, vietnam, jared, yemen, taiwan, china
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Award-winning author Colson Whitehead discussed his book, "The Nickel Boys." This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: new york, colson, jefferson, colton, new york city, harlem, david bowie, john henry, manhattan,...
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Investigative journalist Katherine Eban reported on the rise of the generic drug market. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: india, fda, china, katherine eban, europe
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Businessman, philanthropist, and National Book Festival co-chairman David Rubenstein offered advice from leaders in the fields of finance, entertainment, government, and more. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: david rubenstein, washington, chicago, jim baker, europe, harvard, bill gates, andrea mitchell,...
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Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Eric Foner looked at the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments added to the U.S. Constitution during the Reconstruction Era. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: National Book Festival - Eric Foner, "The Second Founding", Television Program
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Boston College history professor Heather Cox Richardson discussed how Southern social, political, and economic ideologies prevailed in the American West following the Civil War. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: heather cox richardson, abraham lincoln, south carolina
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Boston University professor Ibram Kendi, "How to Be an Antiracist," and author Saeed Jones, "How We Fight for Our Lives," discussed race and sexuality. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: saeed jones, ibram kendi, john lewis
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Historians Harold Holzer, "The Presidency vs. the Press," and Ted Widmer, "Lincoln on the Verge," discussed their books on presidential history. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: washington, harold, carter, white house, kennedy, franklin roosevelt, clinton, adams, chicago,...
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Johns Hopkins University professor Thomas Rid, "Active Measures," Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Barton Gellman, "Dark Mirror," and Washington Post columnist David Ignatius, "The Paladin," discussed covert operations. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: National Book Festival
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Melinda Gates reflected on her life and work with women around the world. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: melinda gates, microsoft, ibm, warren, seattle, duke, washington, dallas, notre dame, duke, india,...
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[LIVE] Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Jon Meacham discusses the life of the late Congressman and civil rights activist John Lewis and takes viewer phone calls as part of Book TV's coverage of the 20th annual National Book Festival. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV,National Book Festival
Topics: john lewis, jon meacham, lewis, baldwin, florida, biden, trump, greensboro, mr. meacham, selma,...
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Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Jon Meacham discussed the life of the late Congressman and civil rights activist John Lewis. This program was part of the 20th annual National Book Festival, a virtual event hosted by the Library of Congress. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: john lewis, john meacham, frederick douglass
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