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    After Words with Cass Sunstein

    Professor Cass Sunstein talked about his book, Wiser: Getting Beyond Groupthink to Make Groups Smarter, about the pitfalls of group decision-making and how to avoid them. He was…

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    Book Discussion on The American Boomerang

    Nick Adams talked about his book The American Boomerang: How the World’s Greatest ‘Turnaround’ Nation Will Do It Again, in which he talks about what makes America great…

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    Panel Discussion on Corruption

    Zephyr Teachout, author of Corruption in America: From Benjamin Franklin’s Snuff Box to Citizens United, and Janine Wedel, author of Unaccountable: How Elite Power Brokers Corrupt our…

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    Book Discussion on A Path Appears

    Nicholas Kristof talked about his book, A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity, in which he profiles people who he believes are working to make the world a better place,…

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    Leadership Strategies

    Retired General Stanley McChrystal and Lieutenant General Michael T. Flynn, former director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, talked about leadership lessons learned from the war in…

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    Book Discussion on Guardian of the Republic

    Allen West talked about his book, Guardian of the Republic: An American Ronin’s Journey to Faith, Family and Freedom, in which he discusses the importance of preserving the core…

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    Interview with Bryan Stevenson

    Bryan Stevenson talked about his book, Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption. He was interviewed at the 2014 Miami Book Fair International, held on the campus of Miami Dade College…

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    Sexual Freedom in the 1950s

    John Bodnar talks about the idea of “sexual freedom” in the 1950s and the beginning of dissent against Cold War-era moral values. Professor Bodnar talked about how American…

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    Book Discussion on The Seven Deadly Virtues

    Jonathan Last talked about the book he edited, The Seven Deadly Virtues: 18 Conservative Writers on Why the Virtuous Life is Funny as Hell, in which he brought together 18 conservative…

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    Jobs and the Economy

    Contributors to the report, 2014 Index of Culture and Opportunity, talked about social and economic factors that contribute to an individual’s ability to harness social and economic…

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    Book Discussion on The Narcissist Next Door and Dataclysm

    Jeffrey Kluger, author of The Narcissist Next Door: Understanding the Monster in Your Family, in Your Office, in Your Bed-in Your World, and Christian Rudder, author of Dataclysm: Who We…

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    Minnesota History Center Toys Exhibit

    Adam Scher talked about toys from the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s, and explained how they reflect changes in society. He also spoke about what toys reveal about gender roles and…

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    Presidential Leadership Scholars Program

    Former Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton spoke at an event to launch the Presidential Leadership Scholars program, a partnership between the presidential centers of George W. Bush,…

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    Combating Corruption

    Panelists talked about federal government efforts to combat corruption of public officials abroad and foster foreign citizen opposition to bribery and other forms of public…

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    Book Discussion 935 Lies

    Charles Lewis talked about his book, 935 Lies: The Future of Truth and the Decline of America’s Moral Integrity, in which he argues that people in positions of power control…

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    Secrets of the Founders

    William Chrystal talked about advice from the Founding Fathers' personal letters and how their wisdom was still helpful in today’s society. Mr. Chrystal placed particular…

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    Alexander Hamilton and the Idea of Honor

    Joanne Freeman talked about how the 18th century concept of honor helped shape Alexander Hamilton throughout his life. Professor Freeman argued that Hamilton’s desire to maintain…

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    Book Discussion on Lift Up Your Hearts

    Professor Douglas Kmiec talked about his book, Lift Up Your Hearts: A True Story of Loving Your Enemies, Tragically Killing Your Friends, and the Life That Remains, and his life in…

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    Panel Discussion on American Morality

    Panelists talked about contemporary moral and political questions, as well as James Baldwin’s statement that, “Any real change implies the breakup of the world as one has always…

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    Book Discussion on Against the Grain

    Bill Courtney talked about his book, Against the Grain: A Coach’s Wisdom on Character, Faith, Family, and Love, in which he argues the importance of character, service, faith, and…

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