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    Book Discussion on Pedigree

    Lauren Rivera talked about her book Pedigree: How Elite Students get Elite Jobs, in which she looks at the role that elite colleges and universities play in acquiring elite jobs. This…

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    Book Discussion on Confronting Capitalism

    Professor Philip Kotler talked about his book, Confronting Capitalism: Real Solutions for a Troubled Economic System. This interview, recorded on the campus of Northwestern University, is…

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    Book Discussion on The Black Revolution on Campus

    Professor Martha Biondi talked about her book, The Black Revolution on Campus. This interview, recorded on the campus of Northwestern University, is part of Book TV’s College Series.…

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    Book Discussion on Violence, Nonviolence, and the Palestinian National Movement

    Wendy Pearlman talks about her book Violence, Nonviolence, and the Palestinian National Movement, in which she discusses why national protest movements sometimes turn to violence. This…

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    Book Discussion on Black-Brown Solidarity

    John Marquez talked about his book, Black-Brown Solidarity. This interview, recorded on the campus of Northwestern University, is part of Book TV’s College Series.

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    Book Discussion on The Fabulous Future?

    Gary Saul Morson talked about his book, The Fablous Future?, in which he compiles various predictions about the state of the world in 25 years. Professor Morson co-edited the book with…

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    Northwestern University Commencement Address

    Virginia Rometty gave the commencement address to the 2015 graduating class of Northwestern University.

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    Attorney General Eric Holder on National Security

    Attorney General Eric Holder explained the Obama administration’s legal justification for killing an American-born al-Qaida operative in Yemen. In his speech he said the decision…

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    Early Women's Movement

    Kathryn Burns-Howard lectured on societal changes in the first half of the 19th century in this lecture of a compressed summer history course at Northwestern University. She included…

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    Book Discussion on The Assassination of Fred Hampton

    Jeffrey Haas talked about his book The Assassination of Fred Hampton: How the FBI and the Chicago Police Murdered a Black Panther (Lawrence Hill Books; November 1, 2009). On December 4,…

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    A Conversation with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg talked about her early days as a law clerk, her advice to law students, and her judicial philosophy. Topics included continuing importance of…

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    Book Discussion on Mission and Money

    Burton Weisbrod spoke about the book he co-authored, Mission and Money: Understanding the University (Cambridge University Press, 2008). It is an examination of the entire higher education…

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    Book Discussion on Hezbollah

    Augustus Richard Norton talked about his book, Hezbollah, published by the Princeton University Press. In his book Mr. Norton examines the rise and impact of Hezbollah, from its early days…

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    Airline Industry

    David Neeleman talked about his company Jetblue Airways and the company’s Bill of Rights for customers. He also responded to questions.

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    Role of the Chief Justice

    Chief Justice Roberts delivered a lecture to the Northwestern University law community at Thorne Auditorium. Topics included the history of several former chief justices. He…

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    Book Discussion on Overthrow: America's Century of Regime Change

    Mr. Kinzer talked about his book Overthrow : America’s Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq, published by Times Books. He discussed the U.S.'s long history of regime…

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    Hurricane Katrina - Journalists As First Responders

    As part of the 2005 Conference titled, “The Long Hard Slog: Covering the Iraq War at Home and Abroad,” Mr. Christenson moderated a panel on the role of journalists as first…

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    Is the Media Telling the Whole Truth in Iraq?

    As part of the 2005 conference titled “The Long Hard Slog: Covering the Iraq War at Home and Abroad,” Mr. Peterse moderated a panel on whether the media is telling the…

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    Book Discussion on The United States Supreme Court: The Pursuit of Justice

    Inside the Dittmar Memorial Gallery, Christopher Tomlins talked about his book The United States Supreme Court: The Pursuit of Justice, published by. Houghton Mifflin. The book…

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    Book Discussion on Creation of the Media

    Professor Starr visited Northwestern University’s School of Communication to talk about his book The Creation of the Media, published by Basic Books. In the book, he gives a…

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