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    Conversation with Cornel West and Robert P. George

    Cornel West and Robert George talked about what they’ve learned from each other on some of the more divisive political issues of the day. While on opposite ends of the political…

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    Book Discussion on So You've Been Publicly Shamed

    Jon Ronson talked about his book, So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed, about public shaming in the Internet age and its impact on the lives of people who have been targeted.

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the relationship between social media and public shaming.  Video clips were shown of a book discussion with Jon Ronson, author of So…

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    Book Discussion on Cheated

    Jay Smith and Mary Willingham talked about their book Cheated: The UNC Scandal, the Education of Athletes, and the Future of Big-Time College Sports. In the book, they report on two decades…

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    Book Discussion on The Age of Sustainable Development

    Jeffrey Sachs talked about his book The Age of Sustainable Development, in which he presents a sustainable development plan to counter global issues, such as poverty, political corruption,…

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    Panel Discussion on Government and Corruption

    Authors Zephyr Teachout, Brandon Garrett, and Charles Lewis participated in a panel discussion on government and corruption. Zephyr Teachout is the author of Corruption in America:…

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    Book Discussion on Conscience and Its Enemies

    Princeton University professor Robert George talked about his book Conscience and Its Enemies: Confronting the Dogmas of Liberal Secularism, a collection of his essays on topics such as…

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    Book Discussion on Is Shame Necessary?

    Jennifer Jacquet talked about her book Is Shame Necessary?: New Uses for an Old Tool, in which she argues that public shaming can be a powerful tool in creating social and economic…

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    After Words with Wes Moore

    Wes Moore talked about his book, The Work: My Search for a Life That Matters, about his formative years in the Bronx and Baltimore, as well as his path from a combat officer in Afghanistan…

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    Book Discussion on A Republic No More

    Jay Cost talked about his book, A Republic No More: Big Government and the Rise of American Political Corruption, in which he argues that America’s Founding Fathers feared that the…

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    Book Discussion on The Moral Arc

    Michael Shermer talked about his book The Moral Arc: How Science and Reason Lead Humanity toward Truth, Justice, and Freedom, in which he discusses how science has influenced the way we…

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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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