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    Book Discussion on The Solzhenitsyn Reader

    A reception was held to launch a new book, The Solzhenitsyn Reader: New and Essential Writings, 1947-2005, published by Intercollegiate Studies Institute Books. This collection…

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    Book Discussion on Muzzled

    Michael Smerconish talked about his book Muzzled: From T-Ball to Terrorism: True Stories That Should Be Fiction, published by Nelson Current. He told stories from his book, which…

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    Book Discussion on Flying Blind: Political Correctness

    Mr. Smerconish talked about his book Flying Blind: How Political Correctness Continues to Compromise Airline Safety Post 9/11, published by Running Press. It addressed the…

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    Book Discussion on Frank Furness: Architecture and the Violent Mind

    Mr. Lewis talked about his biography, Frank Furness: Architecture and the Violent Mind, published by W.W. Norton. The author described the life of Victorian architect, Frank…

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    Harry Truman and the 1948 Election

    Harold Gullen talked about the 1948 presidential election. Late on election night, 1948, it was thought that Thomas Dewey had defeated Truman, but final returns showed that Truman was…

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    Benjamin Franklin

    Mr. Humes, a fomer White House speechwriter and historian, spoke about the life and times of Benjamin Franklin. He talked about Franklin’s experiences as a young man and…

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    Social Security and Entitlements

    Chairman Greenspan, who chaired a 1983 commission on Social Security reform, spoke about the future of this and other entitlement programs. He examined numerous economic statistics…

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