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    After Words with Carol Berkin

    Carol Berkin, history professor at Baruch College, examines the motivations for the creation of the Bill of Rights, and the debates that it spurred, which are echoed today. She speaks…

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    After Words with Nelson Denis

    Nelson Denis talked about his book, War Against All Puerto Ricans: Revolution and Terror in America’s Colony, about the history of Puerto Rico and its turbulent relationship with the…

    804 views
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    After Words with Mona Eltahawy

    Journalist Mona Eltahawy discusses her book "Headscarves and Hymens: Why the Middle East Needs A Sexual Revolution" She is interviewed by Rangita de Silva de Alwis, Associate Dean…

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    After Words with Kirsten Powers

    Kirsten Powers talked about her book The Silencing: How the Left is Killing Free Speech, in which she argues that while liberals were once champions of tolerance and free speech, they are…

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    After Words with Joseph Stiglitz

    Joseph Stiglitz talked about his book, The Great Divide: Unequal Societies and What We Can Do About Them, about the rising inequality in the United States and what can be done about…

    1,114 views
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    After Words with Kenji Yoshino

    Professor Kenji Yoshino talked by remote video about his book Speak Now: Marriage Equality on Trial, in which he looks at the Supreme Court case, Hollingsworth v. Perry, which considered…

    279 views
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    After Words with Rosabeth Moss Kanter

    Professor Rosabeth Moss Kanter talked about her book Move: Putting America’s Infrastructure Back in the Lead, in which she traces back some 200 years to the efforts of entrepreneurs…

    673 views
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    After Words with Caroline Fredrickson

    Caroline Fredrickson talked about her book Under the Bus: How Working Women are Being Run Over, in which she argues that despite many advances women in the U.S. still face many challenges…

    385 views
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    After Words with Jon Krakauer

    Jon Krakauer talked about his book Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town, in which he reports on sexual assault in the United States, with a specific focus on Missoula,…

    501 views
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    After Words with Peter Slevin

    Peter Slevin talked about his book, Michelle Obama: A Life, about the life of the first lady from childhood through the White House. Mr. Slevin was interviewed by Cassandra…

    512 views
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    After Words with Colman McCarthy

    Colman McCarthy talked about his book, Teaching Peace, a collection of correspondences on the topic of peace that he has had with his students over the past decades. Mr. McCarthy…

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    After Words with Elaine Lowry Brye

    Elaine Lowry Brye talked about her book, Be Safe, Love Mom: A Military Mom’s Stories of Courage, Comfort, and Surviving Life on the Homefront, about her experiences during the…

    346 views
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    After Words with Grover Norquist

    Grover Norquist talked about his book End the IRS Before It Ends Us: How to Restore a Low Tax, High Growth, Wealthy America, in which he argues that Americans have reached a tipping point…

    575 views
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    After Words with Cornel West

    Cornel West, editor of The Radical King, talked about Martin Luther King, Jr.'s, radical political thinking, a side of the late civil rights leader that the author argues has been…

    824 views
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    After Words with Peter Wallison

    Peter Wallison talked about his book Hidden in Plain Sight: What Really Caused the World’s Worst Financial Crisis and Why It Could Happen Again , in which he argues that government…

    1,110 views
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    After Words with Eric Foner

    Eric Foner talked about his book Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad, in which he examines the efforts of free blacks and white abolitionists to secure…

    848 views
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    After Words with William Bennett

    William Bennett talked about his book Going to Pot: Why the Rush to Legalize Marijuana is Harming America, in which he argues against the legalization of marijuana. He spoke with Jonah…

    1,355 views
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    After Words with David Morris

    David Morris talked about his book, The Evil Hours: A Biography of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, about the history of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and the 27 million Americans,…

    755 views
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    After Words with Allan Ryskind

    Allan Ryskind, son of Marx Brothers screenwriter Morris Ryskind, talked about his book, Hollywood Traitors: Blacklisted Screenwriters - Agents of Stalin, Allies of Hitler, about the…

    1,004 views
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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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