Filter by

John Milewski
Showing 1 - 20 of 496 Show 100
  • [alt text]

    Homosexual Rights

    Mr. Knight and Ms. Carter discussed the issue of homosexual rights in the 1990's. Issues raised in the discussion included recent legislative proposals preventing discrimination…

    1,695 views
  • [alt text]

    Understanding the Legislative Process

    The panelists talked about the legislative process, including public perceptions of Congress. They responded to questions from the audience and the moderator. Mr. Milewski…

    1,190 views
  • [alt text]

    How Congress Works

    Former Rep. Andrews and three Washington area high school students discussed the congressional system and reviewed the last 100 days in Congress.

    1,103 views
  • [alt text]

    Media Coverage of the Civil Rights Movement

    Veteran journalists talked in detail about their experiences in the South during the civil rights movement. Topics included the nation-wide effects of the movement, the influence of…

    666 views
  • [alt text]

    30 Years of Close Up Television

    Current and former associates of the Close Up Foundation looked back on 30 years of television programming on C-SPAN. They also talked with high school students from across the…

    609 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on Affluenza

    Mr. De Graaf is one of the authors of Affluenza: The All-Consuming Epidemic, published by Berrett-Koehler Publishers. Mr. De Graaf was also the producer of the PBS…

    543 views
  • [alt text]

    Sex Education in Schools

    The panel of students discussed their thoughts on how sex education should be taught in school.

    508 views
  • [alt text]

    Investigative Journalism

    The guests discussed investigative reporting issues, including tactics and ethics associated with it. Much of the discussion focused on the dispute between Food Lion and ABC News over…

    450 views
  • [alt text]

    Intelligent Design Debate

    The panelists discussed the theory of intelligent design and the debate surrounding it. They talked about the shortcomings of the theories of evolution and intelligent…

    423 views
  • [alt text]

    Government Policies that Affect Teens

    Ms. Glickman and Mr. Dobson discussed the role of the federal government in lives of young people and how certain government policies affect the private lives of young people,…

    376 views
  • [alt text]

    Federalism Issues

    Mr. Seay and Mr. Edelman discussed the concept and meaning of federalism. They debated the proper roles for federal, state and local government and whether the federal…

    352 views
  • [alt text]

    Media Credibility

    Journalists spoke to students about media credibility and recent scandals involving plagiarism and fictitious sources. Among the topics they addressed were levels of trust in media…

    346 views
  • [alt text]

    African American Soldiers in the Civil War

    Scholars spoke to students about the role played by African American soldiers during the Civil War. They also talked about the practice of historians and how black soldiers have been…

    313 views
  • [alt text]

    Romanian Orphans

    Mr. Snyder discussed the children in Romania who are orphans. There are over 125,000 orphans in Romania as a result of abortion and birth control once being…

    312 views
  • [alt text]

    Flag Burning

    Mr. McMasters and Mr. Cronauer spoke to students about the history of flag burning. Among the topics they discussed were freedom of speech and expression; proposals to enact…

    298 views
  • [alt text]

    Sex Education in Schools

    Students discussed the differences between sex education courses offered in their schools.

    290 views
  • [alt text]

    Teaching World Religions in Public Schools

    The panelists discussed teaching world religions in public schools. A Modesto, California High School teacher talked about an initiative that required all the community’s high…

    285 views
  • [alt text]

    A Conversation with Newt Gingrich

    Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich will talk with students in the Forest Park High School auditorium about crafting legislation, public policy, the state of partisan politics in…

    271 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on Visions of America: Photographing Democracy

    Joseph Sohm talked about his book Visions of America: Photographing Democracy, published by Visions of America. Joseph Sohm talked about his life and career as a…

    238 views
  • [alt text]

    Reliability of Online News and Information Resources

    Mr. Milewski moderated a panel discussion on the reliability of online news and information resources. Among the topics the panelists discussed were recklessness among some…

    233 views
  • Load 20 More