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    2010 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, Sunday

    Live coverage from the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books on the campus of UCLA was shown. Programming included event coverage, author interviews, and viewer call-in…

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    Book Discussion on Columbine

    Dave Cullen talked about his book Columbine (Twelve; April 6, 2009). In his book, on the 10th anniversary of the mass murders, he presents a comprehensive account of the shootings on…

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    Book Discussion on Race-Baiter

    Eric Deggans talked about his book, Race-Baiter: How the Media Wields Dangerous Words to Divide a Nation, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 
    He was…

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    Book Discussion on Salt, Sugar, Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us

    Michael Moss talked about his book, Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 
    He was interviewed while at the 2013…

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    Charles Kesler on Conservative Books

    Charles Kesler, editor of The Claremont Review of Books, was interviewed. He talked about the review and the type of conservative positions it espouses. He also talked about…

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    Tammy Bruce Interview

    Tammy Bruce, author and talk show host, talked about her career and political philosophy. Topics included her transition from liberal to conservative. She responded to telephone…

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    Book Discussion on It Takes a Pillage

    Nomi Prins talked about her book It Takes a Pillage: Behind the Bailouts, Bonuses, and Backroom Deals from Washington to Wall Street (Wiley; September 22, 2009). Nomi Prins, former managing…

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    Book Discussion on Murder City

    Charles Bowden talked about his book Murder City: Ciudad Juarez and the Global Economy’s New Killing Fields (Nation Books; March 1, 2010). He responded to telephone calls and…

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    Religion and Culture Panel

    The panelists, moderated by Thane Rosenbaum, debated the topic, “Religion and Culture: Do They Mix?” They also talked about their books on opposing sides of the religion and…

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    Book Discussion on Still the Best Hope

    Dennis Prager talked about his book, Still the Best Hope: Why the World Needs American Values to Triumph, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 
    He was…

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    The Living Constitution Panel

    A panel discussion was held about the U.S. Constitution and changes in its wording, interpretation, and implementation over the years. Topics included changes in the courts and the…

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    Book Discussion on One Nation Under Sex

    Larry Flynt and David Eisenbach talked about their book One Nation Under Sex: How the Private Lives of Presidents, First Ladies and Their Lovers Changed the Course of American History

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    Book Discussion on Twelve Steps Toward Political Revelation

    Walter Mosley talked about his book, Twelve Steps Toward Political Revelation (Nation Books, 2011). In the book he draws on the model of addiction and recovery to apply it to domestic…

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    Future of the American Economy Panel

    Authors talked about their books about the U.S. economy. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Jon Wiener moderated.
    The panelists were: Joyce Appleby, The…

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    Book Discussion on The Culture of Fear

    Barry Glassner talked about the new edition of his book, The Culture of Fear: Why Americans Are Afraid of the Wrong Things - Crime, Drugs, Minorities, Teen Moms, Killer Kids, Mutant…

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    Middle East Panel

    Authors talked about their books about the Middle East. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Bruce Wallace moderated.
    The panelists were: Reza Aslan, Beyond…

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    Gore Vidal Interview

    Gore Vidal was interviewed about his life and work. Topics included growing older, the media, writing as a profession, presidents and politics, and his grandfather who was blind.

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    Book Discussion on The Tea Party: Three Principles

    Elizabeth Price Foley talked about her book, The Tea Party: Three Principles, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
    She was interviewed while at the 2012 Los…

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    U.S. and Iraq One Year Later

    A panel titled “U.S. and Iraq One Year Later: Right to Get In?  Wrong to Get Out?” was held in Royce Hall on the UCLA campus. The panelists each in turn stated…

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    Inconvenient Truths Panel

    Authors talked about their books about battles over the truth. They responded to questions from members of the audience. James Rainey moderated.
    The panelists were: Naomi Oreskes,…

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