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    National Identification Cards

    Participants talked about the benefits and liabilities of instating a national identification card system. Among the issues they addressed were civil liberties and privacy concerns,…

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    Terrorism and Privacy Issues

    Participants talked about legal issues raised by governmental responses to terrorist attacks on the U.S., privacy rights, the powers of law enforcement officials, and Constitutional…

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    The U.S. Values Crisis

    Senator Lieberman spoke about the existence of a values crisis in the United States. He outlined various responses by individuals to this, including his and others' efforts to cause…

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    Character Building: Exploiting Possibilities

    Senator Simpson talked about the importance of character through personal experiences. He emphasized that discipline and taking responsibility are the most important evidences of good…

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    Conference on Building Character

    Senator Simon spoke about the need to make television more educational and what both citizens and Congress can do to achieve this goal.

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    Character Building and Federal Leadership

    Senator Kassebaum spoke about the importance of community-oriented actions to deal with a variety of social issues. She stressed that people need to continue to link themselves to…

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    What Ever Happened to Civic Virtue?

    Professor Sandel spoke about the importance of economic conditions on civic virtue. He argued that U.S, thinkers had long agreed that civic consequences were the most important factor…

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    Building Character

    At a two-day White House Conference on Character Building, Secretary Riley talked about how public education can build character without infringing on the students' constitutional…

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    Character Building for a Civil Society

    At a two-day White House Conference on Character Building, President Clinton addressed communitarian leaders on the importance of their three concepts: opportunity, responsibility and…

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    Building Character

    At a two-day White House Conference on Character Building, Mr. Etzioni talked about the broadening of the communitarian movement to create a democratic society through strict character…

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    Building Character

    In a two-day White House Conference on Character Building, Mr. Bennett talked about how society can teach character and morality through communities and schools. He also talked…

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