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    Funniest Celebrity in Washington Contest

    This annual charity event featured comedy routines by Washington notables Senator Tom Daschle, former Secretary Dan Glickman, Cal Thomas, P.J. O’Rourke, Arianna Huffington, Judlyne…

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    The Art of Writing Political Satire

    Journalists talked about the intersection of politics and comedy and the art of writing political satire. Mr. Hitchens moderated the panel which was a part of the Los Angeles…

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    Book Discussion on How to Overthrow the Government

    Ms. Huffington talked about her book, How to Overthrow the Government, published by Regan Books. The political commentator contended that the American democratic system has broken…

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    America's Changing Political Culture

    Authors spoke about the changing nature of American political culture and particularly about how social issues, from abortion to human rights concerns, affect political allegiances among…

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    Funniest Celebrity in Washington

    Journalists, radio personalities, politicians and political analysts competed in the funniest celebrity in Washington, DC contest. The proceeds of the event benefitted the Child…

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    Shadow Convention

    “Unconventional” politicians and commentators gathered to discuss and debate the issues as
    an alternative to the scripted major party events. Senator McCain emphasized the…

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    Hanging Chads and Butterfly Ballots

    Mr. Brownstein moderated a panel discussion called “Hanging Chads and Butterfly Ballots: Rethinking Florida” on putting the 2000 presidential election in social, political,…

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    The Abuse of Power: Then and Now

    Arianna Huffington talked about her book, How to Overthrow the Government. John W. Dean talked about his book, The Rehnquist Choice. Oliver Stone commented on the book, Oliver Stone’s…

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    Funniest Celebrity in Washington

    In an annual charity event, various Washington celebrities did a stand-up comedy routine to raise money for the Johns Hopkins Childrens' Hospital. The recent contested election figured…

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    Failed War on Drugs

    The featured speakers, Governor Johnson and the Reverend Jackson, spoke about the failed
    war on drugs as well as the issue of diversity and inclusiveness. Others provided
    commentary…

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    Feminism, Power, and Happiness

    Panelists discussed the women’s movement and their gains in politics and the workforce. They debated that while women have achieved equality their happiness has suffered in other…

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    Poverty in America

    Panelists discussed the release of the annual Kids Count report. The report detailed the status of poverty in America and how it affects children and families across the…

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    Book Discussion on Pigs at the Trough

    Ms. Huffington talked about her book Pigs at the Trough: How Corporate Greed and Political Corruption Are Undermining America, published by Crown Publishing. The book is an…

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    The Drug War: The Cycle of Disparity

    The 30th annual CBC legislative conference was titled, “Judiciary Brain Trust: Two Million Incarcerated: Justice for a Community Under Siege.” Panelists discussed issues such as…

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    Jim Bohannon Radio Talk Show

    Guests, callers and Mr. Bohannon reviewed major events and topics, including the campaign finance investigation, the Oklahoma City bombing trial, the situation in Iraq and global…

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    Corporate and Political Corruption

    Ms. Huffington talked about corporate and political greed and corruption. She responded to questions from Mr. Milewski and the audience.

    Ms. Huffington is the author of…

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    Pornography of Power

    Panelists discussed the fate of political discourse after the Monica Lewinsky scandal. They analyzed recent trends in politics and in news coverage.

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    National Convention Banquet

    Several speakers discussed the divisions in the Republican Party over the issues of morality, homosexuality, and inclusiveness, advocating greater tolerance of gays, lesbians and…

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    Politics 2000

    In a spirited discussion of the 2000 presidential campaign, participants addressed a variety of issues including campaign financing, the role that South Carolina’s flying of the…

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    Festival Interview

    Ms. Huffington talked about her book How to Overthrow the Government. She responded to audience telephone calls, faxes, and electronic mail.

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