Book Discussion on America: Our Next Chapter

Senator Chuck Hagel talked about his book America: Our Next Chapter in which
he stated that more should have been done to determine whether… read more

Senator Chuck Hagel talked about his book America: Our Next Chapter in which

he stated that more should have been done to determine whether invading

Iraq was the right action to take. He also examined America’s position

in the world, and its future from an economic and environmental perspective.

In his remarks he referenced British economist

Arnold Toynbee and echoed Toynbee’s view that whether or not a civilization thrives depends on its

response to challenges. After his talk, Senator Hagel responded to audience members' questions. close

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

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Book Discussion on America: Our Next Chapter

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Location:
Meridian International Center, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 17, 2008
Last Aired:
Feb 2, 2013

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  • May 17, 2008 | 10:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 18, 2008 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 07, 2013 | 3:33pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 02, 2013 | 10:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
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