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Housing & Urban Development Secretary Marcia Fudge and Small Business Administrator Isabel Guzman spoke about the Biden adminstration's policy agenda before U.S. mayors gathered in Washington, DC for their annual winter meeting. Sponsor: U.S. Conference of Mayors
Topics: hud, mary, biden, sba, joe biden, california, suarez
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Former Governors Christine Gregoire (D-WA) and Jim Douglas (R-VT) joined a panel of experts for a virtual discussion examining freedom of expression on college campuses. They discussed the recommendations of a recent report on how universities and colleges can foster expression of free speech and inclusiveness. The Bipartisan Policy Center hosted this event. Sponsor: Bipartisan Policy Center
Topics: washington, daniels, national governors association, jackie, steve
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Manhattan Institute senior fellow Mark Mills discussed his book "The Cloud Revolution" which details how technology and automation will change the future of work and spur an economic boom. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: manhattan, pacific, kentucky, germany, china, cvs
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Associate Attorney General Vanita Gupta and Charles Ramsey, former police chief for Washington, DC and Philadelphia, joined mayors from around the country for a U.S. Conference of Mayors discussion on law enforcement initiatives and reforms. Several topics were discussed including civil liberty protections, gun violence, restoring community trust, recruitment and retention, and criminal justice reform. Sponsor: U.S. Conference of Mayors
Topics: chicago, baltimore, washington, chuck ramsey, doj
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The U.S. Conference of Mayors hosted a discussion on immigration issues, including the U.S. relationship with Mexico and the resettlement of Afghan refugees, particularly children. Speakers included Chris Magnus, commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and Esteban Moctezuma Barragán, Mexico's Ambassador to the United States. Sponsor: U.S. Conference of Mayors
Topics: mexico, tucson, arizona, los angeles, california, biden, cbp, san diego, india, garcetti,...
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Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg joined mayors from around the country for a U.S. Conference of Mayors discussion on infrastructure and accessing funds from the $1.2 trillion law. The session also focused on childhood health and food security and broadband connectivity. Sponsor: U.S. Conference of Mayors
Topics: chicago, miami, hancock, johnson, florida, roach, denver, colorado, comcast, pete, transportation,...
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Housing & Urban Development Secretary Marcia Fudge and Small Business Administrator Isabel Guzman spoke about the Biden adminstration's policy agenda before U.S. mayors gathered in Washington, DC for their annual winter meeting. Sponsor: U.S. Conference of Mayors
Topics: hud, biden, comcast, california, colorado, jimmy, mary, ppp, sba
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The House Appropriations Subcmte. on Defense held a hearing on the impact short-term continuing budget resolutions have on the military. Topics included modernization, recruitment, and the potential impact of a year-long continuing resolution. Lawmakers heard testimony from Mike McCord, undersecretary for the Dept. of Defense, Gen. David Berger, commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, Gen. Charles Brown, chief of staff of U.S. Air Force, Adm. Michael Gilday, chief of U.S. naval operations, Gen....
Topics: russia, china, brown, afghanistan, martin, biden, mccord, navy, united states army, pentagon,...
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The Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum hosted an event marking the 50th anniversary of the signing of the National Cancer Act of 1971. This panel featured experts in a variety of fields, including nanotechnology, discussing the future of cancer research and prevention. Sponsor: Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: larry, washington, fda, richard nixon, national cancer advisory board, nci, mark twain, nixon
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The Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum hosted an event marking the 50th anniversary of the signing of the National Cancer Act. This panel featured doctors from some the top cancer centers and hospitals in the country. They talked about lives saved and treatments developed because of the 1971 law. Sponsor: Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: washington, peter, nci, michigan, laurie, asco, mci, lori, m.d. anderson
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The Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum hosted an event marking the 50th anniversary of the signing of the National Cancer Act. This panel included nobel laureates who reflected on the motivation for and the creation of the legislation in 1971. Sponsor: Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: david, nci, andy, national cancer institute, richard nixon, jim, marlene malek, alan siegel, von...
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The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Federal Election Commission v. Ted Cruz for Senate, a case on whether the senator's campaign can sue to challenge federal law concerning the repayment of personal loans and whether it violates the senator's First Amendment rights to free speech. The 2002 Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act allows for a candidate for federal public office to borrow unlimited amounts from third parties or from themselves but it limits the campaign from repaying the candidate's...
Topics: sotomayor, mr. stewart, stewart, cruz, kagan, kavanaugh, fec, mcdonald, buckley, mr. cooper,...
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The House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis heard from Native American tribal leaders about the impact of climate change on their communities and how tribes are investing in clean energy and technology. Sponsor: House Select Climate Crisis Committee
Topics: baker, biden, washington, thornbrugh, renteria, california, colorado, casey thornbrugh, national...
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Politico hosted a virtual discussion with Rep. Maria Elvira Salazar (R-Florida) on women and the Republican Party. Several topics were discussed including Republican outreach to women and minorities, the Virginia gubernatorial election, and immigration reform. Sponsor: Politico.com
Topics: salazar, gop, brown, biden, olivia, cori bush, browns, marjorie taylor, florida, maria elvira...
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Politico hosted a virtual discussion with women leaders in business and policy to discuss workplace issues in a post-COVID world. Several topics were discussed including shifting work environments, economic equity, workforce retention, and paid family leave. Sponsor: Politico.com
Topics: edelman, lisa, c-span now, washington, elizabeth ralph, florida, joe manchin
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The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing focused on the threat of domestic terrorism. Matthew Olsen, assistant attorney general for the Department of Justice's national security division, and Jill Sanborn, executive assistant director of the FBI's national security branch testified. Topics included the January 6, 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol and civil unrest following the police killing of George Floyd in 2020. Sponsor: Senate Judiciary Committee
Topics: fbi, mr. olsen, sanborn, portland, ms. sanborn, olsen, trump, biden, taliban, cruz, whitehouse,...
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German Chancellor Olaf Scholz delivered remarks during a virtual session of the World Economic Forum. Topics included Germany's role in the international response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including COVAX, the global vaccine program. Chancellor Scholz also discussed climate change and Germany's goal of becoming climate neutral by 2045, five years before the the rest of the continent. Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Topics: germany, europe, davos, russia, ukraine, european union, c-span now
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The Indian Prime Minister delivered remarks at a virtual session of the World Economic Forum. Topics included the pandemic, economic reforms India is undergoing, and climate change. Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Topics: india, johnson
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The Chinese President delivered remarks during the virtual World Economic Forum. Topics included combating the pandemic, climate change, seeking a peaceful existence and having a safe Olympic and Paralympic games. Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Topics: china, beijing
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Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen delivered remarks during a virtual session of the World Economic Forum. Topics included the growth of the U.S. economy, the Biden administration's economic policy, as well as inflation and supply chain issues caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Topics: biden, klaus, sec, yellen
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The House Agriculture Committee held a hearing to examine the impact of electric vehicle investment on the agriculture industry and rural America. Experts in the automotive and energy sectors appeared before the committee, sharing their industry perspectives. Among the topics discussed where efforts in achieving net zero emissions, the use of biofuels and other clean energies, investment in energy infrastructure, competition with China, and how electric vehicles can lower costs for farmers and...
Topics: china, mr. strickland, georgia, california, biden, gm, scott, thompson, mr. mills, uaw, canada,...
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German Chancellor Olaf Scholz delivered remarks during a virtual session of the World Economic Forum. Topics included Germany's role in the international response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including COVAX, the global vaccine program. Chancellor Scholz also discussed climate change and Germany's goal of becoming climate neutral by 2045, five years before the the rest of the continent. Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Topics: germany, europe, mr. chancellor
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Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett participated in a discussion at a virtual session of the World Economic Forum. Topics included the pandemic, regional partnerships and trade, climate change, and Iran's nuclear program. Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Topics: israel, iran, lebanon
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The Indian Prime Minister delivered remarks at a virtual session of the World Economic Forum. Topics included the pandemic, economic reforms India is undergoing, and climate change. Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Topic: india
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The Chinese President delivered remarks during the virtual World Economic Forum. Topics included combating the pandemic, climate change, seeking a peaceful existence and having a safe Olympic and Paralympic games. Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Topic: china
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Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen delivered remarks during a virtual session of the World Economic Forum. Topics included the growth of the U.S. economy, the Biden administration's economic policy, as well as inflation and supply chain issues caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Topic: biden
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The House Agriculture Committee held a hearing to examine the impact of electric vehicle investment on the agriculture industry and rural America. Experts in the automotive and energy sectors appeared before the committee, sharing their industry perspectives. Among the topics discussed where efforts in achieving net zero emissions, the use of biofuels and other clean energies, investment in energy infrastructure, competition with China, and how electric vehicles can lower costs for farmers and...
Topics: china, california, georgia, scott, thompson, mr. strickland, gm, biden, florida, glick, illinois,...
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National Guard officials testified on prosecuting sexual misconduct within the branch before a House Armed Services subcommittee. They answered questions about the process for investigating claims and how to improve accountability. Sponsor: House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel
Topics: wisconsin, gallagher, oci, texas, walker, pennsylvania, daniel hokanson, hawkinson, daniel,...
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Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates joined CSIS for a discussion on civics education and national security. He talked about the importance of engagement in the democratic process and how a lack of participation has national security implications. Sponsor: Center for Strategic and International Studies
Topics: cia, gates, mary, texas, william, kennedy
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Environmental experts testified about the need for more federal oversight of abandoned offshore oil platforms and pipelines before a House Energy and Mineral Resources Subcommittee. Witnesses suggested more pressure from the federal government was needed requiring oil and gas companies to plug wells and dismantle platforms and pipelines no longer in use. Sponsor: House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
Topics: california, mexico, joe biden, robert schuwerk, pacific, biden, gao, keystone, greg, bosch,...
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The House Homeland Security Committee's Emergency Preparedness, Response and Recovery Subcommittee held a hearing focused on changes to emergency communications in the 20 years since the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Topics included the ability of different agencies to communicate with each other, differences between urban and rural areas and engagement with the public. Sponsor: House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Recovery
Topics: rodriguez, florida, deloach, meyer, oakland, ifc, texas, rodrigues, michigan, new york, seattle,...
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Transportation officials testified on cybersecurity threats at a hearing before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. Witnesses from several government agencies provided testimony on steps the federal government is taking to strengthen cybersecurity infrastructure in the transportation sectors. Sponsor: House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee
Topics: faa, tsa, gao, grossman, schachter, dorsey, dhs, oig, defazio, mr. dorsey, kevin dorsey, larry...
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Military officials and defense experts took part in a discussion on defense budgeting and developing a modern military to counter foreign adversaries at an event hosted by the Reagan National Defense Forum. Sponsor: Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Library
Topics: china, navy, kendall, smith, pentagon, russia, biden, reagan, alston, johnson
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The House Appropriations Subcmte. on Defense held a hearing on the impact short-term continuing budget resolutions have on the military. Topics included modernization, recruitment, and the potential impact of a year-long continuing resolution. Lawmakers heard testimony from Mike McCord, undersecretary for the Dept. of Defense, Gen. David Berger, commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, Gen. Charles Brown, chief of staff of U.S. Air Force, Adm. Michael Gilday, chief of U.S. naval operations, Gen....
Topics: china, russia, martin, brown, united states army, afghanistan, navy, biden, mr. calvert, mr....
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Ted Osius, former U.S. ambassador to Vietnam (2014-2017), talked about the reconciliation process, started in the 1990s, between the U.S. and Vietnam. This event was hosted by George Washington University. Sponsor: George Washington University
Topics: new york, washington
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Bestselling author Salman Rushdie discussed a collection of his essays. This virtual program was part of the 2021 Miami Book Fair. Sponsor: Miami Book Fair
Topics: vietnam, washington, keith, new york, hanoi, biden, california, china, indonesia, orange, matt...
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Former U.S. ambassador to Israel and President Obama's special envoy for Israeli-Palestinian negotiations (2013-14) examined Henry Kissinger's diplomatic efforts in the Middle East during the Nixon and Ford administrations. This was a virtual program hosted by the Middle East Institute in Washington, DC. Sponsor: Middle East Institute
Topics: vietnam, mccain, washington, china, hanoi, john kerry, clayton, walter roberts, india, ayers,...
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Human rights lawyer Derecka Purnell argued that new systems should be created to address the root causes of violence and offered her thoughts on why she now believes the police should be abolished. Town Hall Seattle hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Town Hall Seattle
Topics: israel, kissinger, egypt, jordan, iran, china, gaza, larry david, carrie, new york, martin,...
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Wright State University history professor Paul Lockhart discussed how weapons have shaped warfare throughout history. This event was hosted by Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Sponsor: Wright State University
Topics: israel, kissinger, egypt, iran, syria, jordan, soviet union, russia, robin, plo, china, hassan,...
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Retired four-star Army general Stanley McChrystal discussed how organizations in government and the private sector can mitigate risk in the digital world. This virtual event was hosted by the Bipartisan Policy Institute in Washington, DC. Sponsor: Bipartisan Policy Center
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Joy Harjo reflected on her life and experience as the first Native American U.S. Poet Laureate. This virtual program was part of the 2021 Miami Book Fair. Sponsor: Miami Book Fair
Topics: kissinger, henry kissinger, obama, washington, egypt, europe, ferguson, martin, israel, nikita,...
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Wright State University history professor Paul Lockhart discussed how weapons have shaped warfare throughout history. This event was hosted by Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Sponsor: Wright State University
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Theoretical physicist Leonard Mlodinow explored advances in the study of emotion in psychology and neuroscience, which suggest that the power of feelings are equally as important to our success as thinking. He was interviewed by Northeastern University professor of psychology and author Lisa Feldman Barrett. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: china, seattle, new york, c-span, darnell, nikita, ferguson, darwin, miami, warrior, silicon...
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Theoretical physicist Leonard Mlodinow explored advances in the study of emotion in psychology and neuroscience, which suggest that the power of feelings are equally as important to our success as thinking. He was interviewed by Northeastern University professor of psychology and author Lisa Feldman Barrett. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topic: darwin
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Vanderbilt University professor Michael Eric Dyson examined the impact of Black culture and politics on this country. Parnassus Books in Nashville hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Parnassus Books
Topics: darwin, dyson, nashville, beyonce, michael eric dyson, corey, newton, new york, andrea blackmon,...
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Wright State University history professor Paul Lockhart discussed how weapons have shaped warfare throughout history. This event was hosted by Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Sponsor: Wright State University
Topics: france, germany, lockhart, russo, paul, europe, paul lockhart, wright state, denmark, remington,...
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Theoretical physicist Leonard Mlodinow explored advances in the study of emotion in psychology and neuroscience, which suggest that the power of feelings are equally as important to our success as thinking. He was interviewed by Northeastern University professor of psychology and author Lisa Feldman Barrett. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: darwin, newton, paul lockhart, leonard, ralph adolph, david anderson, c-span
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Vanderbilt University professor Michael Eric Dyson examined the impact of Black culture and politics on this country. Parnassus Books in Nashville hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Parnassus Books
Topics: dyson, nashville, beyonce, michael eric dyson, corey, andrea blackmon, helen, harlem, amira baraka,...
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Wright State University history professor Paul Lockhart discussed how weapons have shaped warfare throughout history. This event was hosted by Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Sponsor: Wright State University
Topics: france, germany, lockhart, russo, paul, europe, paul lockhart, wright state, denmark, remington,...
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Publishing industry news and insider interviews, and a look at current non-fiction books featured on C-SPAN's BookTV for the week of January 23, 2022. In this episode we talked with Keith Urbahn, president and co-founder of the DC-based literary agency Javelin. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: washington, keith, new york, biden, donald rumsfeld, peter, matt latimer, comey, guardian, paul...
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Ted Osius, former U.S. ambassador to Vietnam (2014-2017), talked about the reconciliation process, started in the 1990s, between the U.S. and Vietnam. This event was hosted by George Washington University. Sponsor: George Washington University
Topics: vietnam, mccain, hanoi, china, washington, john kerry, indonesia, clayton, walter roberts, india,...
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Bestselling author Salman Rushdie discussed a collection of his essays. This virtual program was part of the 2021 Miami Book Fair. Sponsor: Miami Book Fair
Topics: larry david, carrie, new york, miami, florida, somalia, hemingway, napoleon bonaparte, india
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Former U.S. ambassador to Israel and President Obama's special envoy for Israeli-Palestinian negotiations (2013-14) examined Henry Kissinger's diplomatic efforts in the Middle East during the Nixon and Ford administrations. This was a virtual program hosted by the Middle East Institute in Washington, DC. Sponsor: Middle East Institute
Topics: israel, kissinger, egypt, iran, jordan, henry kissinger, syria, washington, china, soviet union,...
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Human rights lawyer Derecka Purnell argued that new systems should be created to address the root causes of violence and offered her thoughts on why she now believes the police should be abolished. Town Hall Seattle hosted this virtual program. Sponsor: Town Hall Seattle
Topics: ferguson, seattle, nikita, darnell, louis, new york, cornell, st. louis, obama, elmore, elliott,...
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Retired four-star Army general Stanley McChrystal discussed how organizations in government and the private sector can mitigate risk in the digital world. This virtual event was hosted by the Bipartisan Policy Institute in Washington, DC. Sponsor: Bipartisan Policy Center
Topics: china, silicon valley, keith, pearl harbor, c-span
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Joy Harjo reflected on her life and experience as the first Native American U.S. Poet Laureate. This virtual program was part of the 2021 Miami Book Fair. Sponsor: Miami Book Fair
Topics: miami, warrior, c-span, comcast, norton, deb holland, harjo
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Theoretical physicist Leonard Mlodinow explored advances in the study of emotion in psychology and neuroscience, which suggest that the power of feelings are equally as important to our success as thinking. He was interviewed by Northeastern University professor of psychology and author Lisa Feldman Barrett. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: darwin, newton, ralph adolph, david anderson, c-span, comcast
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Vanderbilt University professor Michael Eric Dyson examined the impact of Black culture and politics on this country. Parnassus Books in Nashville hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Parnassus Books
Topics: dyson, nashville, beyonce, michael eric dyson, corey, new york, andrea blackmon, helen, harlem,...
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Wright State University history professor Paul Lockhart discussed how weapons have shaped warfare throughout history. This event was hosted by Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Sponsor: Wright State University
Topics: france, germany, lockhart, russo, paul, europe, paul lockhart, wright state, denmark, remington,...
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Theoretical physicist Leonard Mlodinow explored advances in the study of emotion in psychology and neuroscience, which suggest that the power of feelings are equally as important to our success as thinking. He was interviewed by Northeastern University professor of psychology and author Lisa Feldman Barrett. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Book TV
Topics: darwin, newton, paul lockhart, leonard, ralph adolph, david anderson, c-span
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Vanderbilt University professor Michael Eric Dyson examined the impact of Black culture and politics on this country. Parnassus Books in Nashville hosted this virtual event. Sponsor: Parnassus Books
Topics: dyson, nashville, beyonce, michael eric dyson, corey, andrea blackmon, helen, harlem, amira baraka,...
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Wright State University history professor Paul Lockhart discussed how weapons have shaped warfare throughout history. This event was hosted by Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Sponsor: Wright State University
Topics: france, germany, lockhart, russo, paul, europe, wright, paul lockhart, wright state, denmark,...
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Historian and author Richard Norton Smith talked about his admiration for Charles de Gaulle and Winston Churchill, reading Ernest Hemingway, writing speeches and eulogies, reviewing books and more. He spoke with Brian Lamb in three multi-hour sessions between 2017 and 2018. He spoke with Brian Lamb in three multi-hour sessions between 2017 and 2018. This is part four of the 8-hour discussion. Sponsor: C-SPAN | American History TV
Topics: france, algeria, c-span, comcast, richard norton smith, washington, paris, london, barbara tuchman,...
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Civil War scholars talked about how Abraham Lincoln wielded his presidential power during the Civil War and analyzed his statesmanship. This program was part of the Lincoln Forum's annual meeting in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Sponsor: Lincoln Forum (Abraham Lincoln Studies Group)
Topics: abraham lincoln, lincoln, lincoln, washington, minnesota, kentucky, lincoln, joe, philadelphia,...
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Civil War scholar Gary Gallagher answered the question, "How Important Was Gettysburg?" He examined whether the 1863 Pennsylvania Civil War battle was a turning point in the war and how it is commemorated today. This program was part of the Lincoln Forum's annual meeting in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Sponsor: Lincoln Forum (Abraham Lincoln Studies Group)
Topics: gettysburg, mcclellan, pennsylvania, virginia, abraham lincoln, vicksburg, north carolina, potomac,...
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Scholars Harold Holzer and Craig Symonds evaluated the wartime leadership of Abraham Lincoln and Franklin Roosevelt. They compared how both men reacted to the crises that dominated their presidencies. This program was part of the Lincoln Forum's annual meeting in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Sponsor: Lincoln Forum (Abraham Lincoln Studies Group)
Topics: roosevelt, eleanor, franklin roosevelt, craig, new york, franklin, harold, navy, washington,...
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Author James Oakes talked about Abraham Lincoln's antislavery strategies and how his views and actions evolved while in office. This program was part of the Lincoln Forum's annual meeting. Sponsor: Lincoln Forum (Abraham Lincoln Studies Group)
Topics: lincoln, garrison, lincoln, washington, abraham lincoln, william lloyd garrison, new york,...
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The 31st president's great-grandson, Allan Hoover III, talked about how the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum in West Branch, Iowa, will evolve in coming years. The smallest library in the presidential library system, it was dedicated in 1962 and then rededicated in 1992 by former President Ronald Reagan. The Hoover Presidential Foundation hosts this virtual event. Sponsor: Hoover Presidential Foundation
Topics: herbert hoover, iowa, colorado, astoria, henry, henry hoover, mrs. hoover, hoover, alan hoover,...
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Associate Justice Clarence Thomas spoke at a Heritage Foundation event marking the 30th anniversary of Justice Thomas' confirmation to the Supreme Court. Senator McConnell spoke about the importance of the judiciary, while Justice Thomas thanked all those who helped and supported him along the way as he reflected on his time on the Supreme Court. Sponsor: Heritage Foundation,George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School | C. Boyden Gray...
Topics: silverman, kentucky, larry, mcconnell, don, washington, boyden, clarence, louisville, new york,...
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Jordan Tannenbaum -- Advisory Council on Historic Preservation vice chair -- talked about the work of this government agency to preserve the country's historic places and resources, their role as adviser to the president and Congress on historic preservation policy, and the legacy of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 Sponsor: C-SPAN | American History TV
Topics: jordan tannenbaum, advisory council, europe, national star, missouri, california, washington,...
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Penn State professor Rachel Shelden taught a class on the Civil War as a constitutional crisis. She argued that, by the 1860s, the Constitution could no longer be used as a tool for compromise over slavery, and that once states seceded, the limits of the Constitution were further tested. Sponsor: Pennsylvania State University
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Associate Justice Clarence Thomas spoke at a Heritage Foundation event marking the 30th anniversary of Justice Thomas' confirmation to the Supreme Court. Senator McConnell spoke about the importance of the judiciary, while Justice Thomas thanked all those who helped and supported him along the way as he reflected on his time on the Supreme Court. Sponsor: Heritage Foundation,George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School | C. Boyden Gray...
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Jordan Tannenbaum -- Advisory Council on Historic Preservation vice chair -- talked about the work of this government agency to preserve the country's historic places and resources, their role as adviser to the president and Congress on historic preservation policy, and the legacy of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 Sponsor: C-SPAN | American History TV
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Penn State professor Rachel Shelden taught a class on the Civil War as a constitutional crisis. She argued that, by the 1860s, the Constitution could no longer be used as a tool for compromise over slavery, and that once states seceded, the limits of the Constitution were further tested. Sponsor: Pennsylvania State University
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Historian and author Richard Norton Smith talked about his admiration for Charles de Gaulle and Winston Churchill, reading Ernest Hemingway, writing speeches and eulogies, reviewing books and more. He spoke with Brian Lamb in three multi-hour sessions between 2017 and 2018. He spoke with Brian Lamb in three multi-hour sessions between 2017 and 2018. This is part four of the 8-hour discussion. Sponsor: C-SPAN | American History TV
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