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    Book Discussion on 1177 B.C.

    Eric Cline talked about his book, 1177 B.C.: The Year Civilization Collapsed. He spoke at the 2014 National Book Festival, which was held by the Library of Congress on August 30, at the…

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    Open Phones with Michio Kaku

    Michio Kaku talked about his book, The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind, in which he discusses the latest advances in brain…

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    Book Discussion on The Lost Khrushchev

    Nina Khrushcheva spoke about her book, The Lost Khrushchev: A Journey Into the Gulag of the Russian Mind, in which she chronicles the life of Leonid Khrushchev, her grandfather and the…

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    Book Discussion on Sally Ride

    Lynn Sherr talked about her book, Sally Ride: America’s First Woman in Space, in which she recalls the life of Sally Ride, the first American woman in space. She spoke at the 2014…

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    Interview with Ilyasah Shabazz

    Ilyasah Shabazz spoke about her book, Malcolm Little: The Boy Who Grew Up to Become Malcolm X. She was interviewed at the 2014 National Book Festival, which was held by the Library of…

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    Book Discussion on The Good Spy

    Kai Bird spoke about his book, The Good Spy: The Life and Death of Robert Ames, in which he chronicles the life and career of Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) operative Robert…

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    Book Discussion on Brainwashed

    Sally Satel talked about her book, Brainwashed: The Seductive Appeal of Mindless Neuroscience, in which she and co-author Scott Lilienfeld present an analysis of what she calls the…

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    Book Discussion on The End of Night

    Paul Bogard talked about his book, The End of Night: Searching for Natural Darkness in an Age of Artificial Light. He spoke at the 2014 National Book Festival, which was held by the…

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    Interview with Cokie Roberts

    Cokie Roberts spoke about her book, Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation. She was interviewed at the 2014 National Book Festival, which was held by the Library of Congress on…

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    Book Discussion on HRC

    Amie Parnes and Jonathan Allen spoke about their biography, HRC: State Secrets and the Rebirth of Hillary Clinton, in which the co-authors look at Clinton’s political career since her…

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    Book Discussion on The Smartest Kids in the World

    Amanda Ripley talked about her book, The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way. She spoke at the 2014 National Book Festival, which was held by the Library of Congress on…

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    2014 National Book Festival, History and Biography Pavillion

    The 2014 National Book Festival took place on August 30, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. Book TV programming included live event coverage from the history…

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    2014 National Book Festival, Science Pavilion

    The 2014 National Book Festival took place on August 30, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. C-SPAN programming included live event coverage from the science…

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    Phone Interview With Lawrence Knutson

    Lawrence Knutson spoke by phone about his book, Away from the White House: Presidential Escapes, Retreats, and Vacations.

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    Labor Trends, Productivity, and Jobs

    Veronique de Rugy and Lawrence Mishel talked about the state of the America worker and examined national trends in wages and productivity as well as the overall strength of the job market.

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    Tax "Inversions" and Burger King

    Fast food chain Burger King announced they would purchase a Canadian based company, a move that would allow it to save on taxes on its overseas entities. Martin Sullivan talked about…

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    Militarization of Police Forces

    Tim Lynch talked about his concerns on the increasing militarization of police forces in the United States in light of recent events in Ferguson, Missouri. Mr. Lynch also provided…

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    Open Phones on Immigration Policy

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments and questions on news of the day. Emma Dumain of Roll Call was interviewed by phone.

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    Politics and Eggs Breakfast with Senator Rob Portman

    Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) spoke at the Politics and Eggs Breakfast at St. Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire.

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    Town Hall on Shooting in Ferguson, Missouri

    Panelists talked about race relations following the August 9, 2014, police shooting of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown and the subsequent protests in Ferguson, Missouri.

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