Future of Conservatism

William F. Buckley, Jr. and his son Christopher Buckley made their first joint stage appearance to consider the future of American… read more

William F. Buckley, Jr. and his son Christopher Buckley made their first joint stage appearance to consider the future of American conservatism in a mock episode of Firing Line, William Buckley’s former television program. Christopher Buckley is also the author of many satires and was for a while a speechwriter for Vice President George H.W. Bush. Topics included the Iraq War, Barry Goldwater, the history of conservatism, the future of conservatism, and religion. 

After their discussion they answered audience members' questions. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Future of Conservatism

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Program ID:
181293-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
First Aired:
Dec 25, 2004
Last Aired:
Dec 26, 2004

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  • Dec 25, 2004 | 9:30pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 26, 2004 | 12:30am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 26, 2004 | 5:59am EST | C-SPAN 1
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