Presidents and Democracy: An American History

Mr. Blumenthal delivered the Willard and Margaret Thorp Lecture in American Studies. He talked about the relationship between… read more

Mr. Blumenthal delivered the Willard and Margaret Thorp Lecture in American Studies. He talked about the relationship between presidents and democracy. He mentioned the history of the U.S. presidency and talked about the forces that shaped the presidency, including the economy, industrialization and tragedies such as the assassination of a president or a war. He talked about the struggle between conservatism and liberalism. After his prepared remarks he responded to questions from the audience. close

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Presidents and Democracy: An American History

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Program ID:
153503-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 26, 2000
Last Aired:
Aug 28, 2005

Airing Details

  • Feb 26, 2000 | 8:56pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 26, 2000 | 11:56pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 01, 2004 | 11:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 02, 2004 | 3:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 02, 2004 | 8:29am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 22, 2005 | 11:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 23, 2005 | 3:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 23, 2005 | 8:29am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 23, 2005 | 11:27am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 23, 2005 | 3:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 23, 2005 | 8:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 25, 2005 | 11:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 26, 2005 | 3:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 26, 2005 | 8:29am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 27, 2005 | 11:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2005 | 3:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2005 | 8:29am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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