Book Discussion on Theodore Roosevelt, the Progressive Party ...

Sidney Milkis, politics professor at the University of Virginia, recounts Theodore Roosevelt’s campaign for the presidency in 1912… read more

Sidney Milkis, politics professor at the University of Virginia, recounts Theodore Roosevelt’s campaign for the presidency in 1912 and his leadership of the Progressive Party.  The author examines the political tenets of Roosevelt and his party’s platform, which included social and political reform.  Mr. Milkis' talk was followed by comments with William Schambra, director of the Bradley Center for Philanthropy and Civic Renewal and Ronald Pestritto, associate political science professor at Hillsdale College.  The event was hosted by the Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C. close

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  • Ronald J. Pestritto Associate Professor Hillsdale College->Political Science Department
  • Joseph Postell Assistant Director Heritage Foundation->Simon (B. Kenneth) Center for American Studies
  • William A. Schambra Director Hudson Institute->Bradley Center for Philanthropy and Civic Renewal
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Book Discussion on Theodore Roosevelt, the Progressive Party ...

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 17, 2010
Last Aired:
Oct 25, 2010

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  • Apr 17, 2010 | 8:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 01, 2010 | 2:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 02, 2010 | 2:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 23, 2010 | 1:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Oct 25, 2010 | 2:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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