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    Book Discussion on The Cosmetic Gaze

    Professor Bernadette Wegenstein talked about her book, The Cosmetic Gaze: Body Modification and the Construction of Beauty. This interview is part of Book TV’s College Series.

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    Book Discussion on Generic

    Dr. Jeremy Greene talked about his book, Generic: The Unbranding of Modern Medicine, about the rise of the generic drug industry in the United States and the differences between brand…

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    Senator Sherrod Brown on Health Care

    Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) outlined the benefits of the Affordable Care Act for families and urged continued funding of the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). br/ This was…

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    Health Care Coverage Expansion

    Panelists discussed efforts to expand Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).  br/ br/ “The Future of Medicaid Expansions and the Children’s Health…

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    March for Life to the Supreme Court, Part 4

    Anti-abortion activists marched to the U.D. Supreme Court building after the annual “March for Life” rally on the National Mall protesting the 42th anniversary of the Supreme…

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    Environmental Protection Agency Coal Ash Rule

    Federal regulators and energy industry officials testified at a House Environment Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on the disposal of coal ash from power plants and its effects on…

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    March for Life Rally

    Members of Congress and anti-abortion activists spoke at the annual “March for Life” rally, marking the 42th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision…

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    March for Life to the Supreme Court, Part 3

    Anti-abortion activists marched to the U.D. Supreme Court building after the annual “March for Life” rally on the National Mall protesting the 42th anniversary of the Supreme…

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    House General Debate on Abortion Funding

    Members of the House debated H.R. 7, a bill to ban taxpayer-funded abortions. It later passed by a 242-179 margin.

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    March for Life to the Supreme Court, Part 2

    Anti-abortion activists marched to the U.D. Supreme Court building after the annual “March for Life” rally on the National Mall protesting the 42th anniversary of the Supreme…

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    March for Life to the Supreme Court, Part 1

    Anti-abortion activists marched to the U.D. Supreme Court building after the annual “March for Life” rally on the National Mall protesting the 42th anniversary of the Supreme…

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    House Abortion Bill

    Lauren French talked about H.R. 36, a Republican-sponsored bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks from the point of conception.

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    Q&A with Dr. Anthony Fauci

    Dr. Anthony Fauci talked about his history and changing roles at the National Institute of Health (NIH). In 1984, he became the head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious…

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    Smallpox Inoculation in 18th Century New England

    Professor Andrew Wehrman talked about smallpox in Revolutionary era America and the campaign to inoculate colonists, which was promoted by political leaders like John Adams. Adams, his…

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    Book Discussion on Shrink Rap

    Dr. Dinah Miller, co-author of Shrink Rap: Three Psychiatrists Explain Their Work, talked about the work of psychiatrists. This interview, recorded on the campus of Johns Hopkins…

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    Senator Bernie Sanders News Conference

    Senator Bernie Sanders held a news conference on proposed cuts to Social Security and Medicare in the President’s budget request. Senator Sanders also addressed income inequality…

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    Health Care Policy

    Secretary Sylvia Burwell talked about health care policy priorities and interests. She urged members of Congress who continue to push to repeal the Affordable Care Act to find common…

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    Doctors and Drug Companies

    Panelists talked about the challenges and benefits of the Physician Payment Sunshine Act (PPSA). PPSA is a section of the Affordable Care Act that requires drug and medical device companies…

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    Margaret Sanger and the Birth Control Movement

    Panelists talked about 20th century birth control advocate Margaret Sanger and her legacy. Topics included the impact of race, social class, and politics on the birth control movement.

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    Book Discussion on The Malaria Project

    Karen Masterson talked about her book, The Malaria Project: The U.S. Government’s Secret Mission to Find a Miracle Cure, about the U.S. government’s efforts to find a cure for…

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