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    Book Discussion on Commies

    Mr. Radosh talked about his book Commies: A Journey Through the Old Left, the New Left and the Leftover Left, published by Encounter Boods. During the 1960s Mr. Radosh was…

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    Book Discussion on Out of the Barrio

    Ms. Chavez discussed the social, economic, and political implications of the integration of Hispanics into U.S. culture and she described the ramifications of current public policy…

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    Sotomayor Confirmation Hearing, Day 4, Minority Issues Panel

    The Senate Judiciary Committee held its fourth day of hearings on the appointment of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the U.S. Supreme Court seat vacated by the retirement of Justice David Souter.

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    After Words with Jorge Ramos

    Jorge Ramos talked about his book, Dying to Cross: The Worst Immigrant Tragedy in American History, published by Rayo. It was the story of 19 Mexican immigrants who died while…

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    Affirmative Action Debate

    In an Affirmative Action Debate, Lee Bollinger, the former president of Michigan University and the named defendant in the two most recent Supreme Court affirmative action cases, argued…

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    Are Black Americans Entitled to Slavery Reparations?

    Panelists talked about their opposition to slavery reparations. Among the topics they addressed were the impact of slavery on the development of the nation, issues of fairness, the…

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    Use of English in the Workplace

    The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights held a meeting which included presentations on the issue of employers specifying English as the common language of the workplace. Employers argue…

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    Reagan Miniseries

    In a live simulcast from Showtime, participants talked about a movie on President and Mrs. Reagan telecast the previous evening. The movie was originally made as a miniseries for…

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    The Diane Rehm Show

    Special Martin Luther King, Jr. Day show on race relations

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    Book Discussion on The Idea of Decline in Western History

    Mr. Herman talked about his book, The Idea of Decline in Western History. The book focuses on the contributions of various 19th and 20th century thinkers, such as Nietzsche and Freud,…

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    Assimilation of Immigrants

    The guest talked about her recent op-ed piece that supported the assimilation of immigrants, saying that Americans have forgotten the concept of other cultures assimilating into our…

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    Rally for the Troops, Rally for America

    People gathered in support of U.S. troops and America. Speakers, singers, and videos provided ideas, opinions, observations, and entertainment for the crowd.

    Statements from speakers…

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    Conservative Books, Panel 2

    During this program conservative authors discussed the impact of conservative political books on American culture and the presidential campaign. American Compass executive editor Brad…

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    Race Relations

    In a sometimes heated debate, participants debated race relations in the U.S. and the causes of poor race relations. The main point of contention was the effectiveness of multicultural…

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    Book Discussion on America in Black and White

    The Thernstroms talked about their new book, America in Black and White: One Nation, Indivisible. The book is a statistical comparison of race relations over the past fifty years and…

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    Book Discussion on Race, Crime and the Law

    Professor Kennedy talked about his new book, Race, Crime and the Law. It focuses on the discrimination against African-Americans both as criminals and victims within the U.S. legal…

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    Bush Transition Announcement

    President-Elect Bush announced his nominations for Secretary of Labor, Transportation and Energy. Following his remarks he answered questions from reporters and Secretary Mineta talked…

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    Roberts Supreme Court Nomination

    Women leaders spoke to reporters about their support for the nomination of John Roberts to the U.S. Supreme Court. They discussed his background, qualifications, personal experiences,…

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    BookExpo Book and Author Luncheon

    A panel of authors talked about their books, as well as current events and other issues. Mr. Lamb moderated the discussion. Among the topics addressed were the role of…

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    Conservative Issues Dinner Panel

    The National Review Institute held a conservative summit to set the agenda for the remainder of the 1990s. The panel was moderated by Mr. Heston and included conservative politicians,…

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