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    Spanish Colonization and the Pueblo Revolt

    Lieutenant Colonel John Roche talked about the relationship between the Spanish and Native Americans in New Mexico. He spoke about the factors that influenced the success of the Pueblo…

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    World War II, the Pacific, and the Atomic Bomb

    U.S. Air Force Academy history professor Lieutenant Colonel Grant Weller talked about America’s use of atomic bombs against Japan at the end of World War Two. Professor Weller…

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    Ellen Ochoa on Character and Leadership

    Ellen Ochoa, the first Hispanic woman to go into space, talked about her experiences at NASA, including video from her last Space Shuttle mission to help assemble the International Space…

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    Ross Perot on Character and Leadership

    Ross Perot talked about the leadership and character lessons learned from his life of business and public service. He told stories about people awarded the Medal of Honor. This was a…

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    Leadership and World War II

    Next, a group of World War II veterans discuss how they grew as leaders during the war and reflect on how America’s national character changed as part of the United States Air Force…

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    Air Force Academy Commencement Address

    President Bush gave the commencement address at the U.S. Air Force Academy graduating and commissioning ceremony. He spoke about the class' commitment to service, efforts to combat…

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    Civil Liberties While Combating Terrorism

    Attorney General Gonzales spoke to Air Force Academy cadets regarding civil liberties in a time of combating terrorism.

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    U.S. Air Force Academy Commencement

    Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld delivered the commencement address to the graduates at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Falcon Stadium. Topics included global terrorism and the history…

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    U.S. Air Force Academy Commencement

    Vice President Cheney spoke to graduates at the Air Force Academy about their achievements and sacrifices, military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the role of the military in…

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    U.S. Air Force Academy Commencement

    President Bush gave the commencement address at the U.S. Air Force Academy. He praised the hard work of the graduates, and talked about the responsibilities they would face. He…

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    U.S. Air Force Academy Commencement

    Secretary Rumsfeld talked about the war on terrorism, and compared military weapons from the Persian Gulf War and the war in Afghanistan.

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    U.S. Air Force Academy Commencement

    Vice President Cheney spoke to graduates, wishing them luck as they become military officers and talked about the importance of military service.

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    POW Roundtable

    Former prisoners of war spoke about their experiences in captivity. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience.

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    Air Force Academy Commencement

    Secretary Cohen spoke to graduates of the U.S. Air Force Academy. He challenged graduates to be forces for peace in a world of uncertainty. He also made reference Captain Flinn…

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    Air Force Academy Commencement Speech

    President Clinton delivered the commencement speech to U.S. Air Force Academy graduates. He talked about U.S. policy in Bosnia.

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    U.S. Air Force Academy Commencement Address

    Secretary Aspin delivered the commencement address to the 1993 graduating class of the U.S. Air Force Academy. Speaking from an outdoor podium to the graduates and their guests,…

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    Air Force Commencement Speech

    President Bush delivered the commencement address to the U.S. Air Force Academy’s graduating class of 1991. The topic of the president’s speech was “The New World…

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