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    Book Discussion on Intimate Wars

    Merle Hoffman recounts her life and career as a women’s health care activist . She recalls her founding in 1971, two years prior to the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision, of Choices,…

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    Book Discussion on James Madison and the Making of America

    Kevin Gutzman recounted the legislative career of James Madison, which he called the most under-emphasized aspect of his career. Professor Gutzman contends that Madison’s…

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    No Fear

    Marsha Coleman-Adebayo talked about her book, which recounts her case against the Environmental Protection Agency, her former employer, which attempted to quell her claims that a…

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    Book Discussion on A Privilege to Die

    Thanassis Cambanis talked about the rise, power, and popularity of Hezbollah in Lebanon. Mr. Cambanis spoke at the New York Public Library in Manhattan on Wednesday, February 2,…

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    Book Discussion on Helluva Town

    Richard Goldstein recounts the role that New York City played in the American war effort during World War II.  From shipbuilding in the Brooklyn Navy Yard and the departure of soldiers…

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    Book Discussion on Israel Through My Lens

    David Rubinger and Ruth Corman talked about their book Israel Through My Lens: Sixty Years As a Photojournalist. They related stories from David’s life growing up in Austria and then…

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    Book Discussion on A Special Mission

    Mr. Kurzman talked about his book, A Special Mission: Hitler’s Secret Plot to Seize the Vatican and Kidnap Pope Pius XII, published by Perseus Books. The . Mr. Kurzman…

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    Book Discussion on Police Brutality: An Anthology

    Moderated by the editor, Ms. Nelson, some of the contributors to Police Brutality: An Anthology, published by W.W. Norton & Company, read from their chapters and answered questions…

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    New York Authors

    Mr. Skakun talked about his book, On Burning Ground, and responded to audience telephone calls. Ms. Blair was interviewed about her book, The Trumps.

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    Book Discussion on On Burning Ground

    Mr. Skakun talked about his book, The Burning Ground: A Son’s Memoir, published by St. Martin’s Press. This biography of Joseph Skakun, a Polish rabbinical…

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