After Words with Richard Brookhiser

Richard Brookhiser was interviewed about his book What Would the Founders Do?: Our Questions, Their Answers, published by Perseus Books… read more

Richard Brookhiser was interviewed about his book What Would the Founders Do?: Our Questions, Their Answers, published by Perseus Books Group. He speculated about how the Founding Fathers would respond to current issues such as the English-only debate, immigration, the novel Moby Dick, politicians, free trade, women’s rights, terrorism, gay marriage, and federalism. Mr. Brookhiser wrote that the Founding Fathers faced similar public policy questions but approached them from a different moral perspective. He was interview by Professor Splaine, emeritus professor of education policy and leadership at the University of Maryland. close

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After Words with Richard Brookhiser

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Interview
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 27, 2006
Last Aired:
Dec 26, 2006

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  • May 27, 2006 | 9:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 28, 2006 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Jun 04, 2006 | 2:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 24, 2006 | 7:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 26, 2006 | 6:07pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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