Book Discussion on Conscience

In her book Conscience, Louisa Thomas recounts the life of her great-grandfather, Norman Thomas, and his three brothers, who had… read more

In her book Conscience, Louisa Thomas recounts the life of her great-grandfather, Norman Thomas, and his three brothers, who had conflicting views during World War I. The sons of a Presbyterian minister, two of the the Thomas brothers enlisted in the armed forces and two were pacifists. Norman Thomas, who also was a Presbyterian minister, was a pacifist who ran as a Socialist candidate for president six times following the war. Ms. Thomas was interviewed by Mr. Meacham and also responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Conscience

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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jul 3, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 10, 2014

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  • Jul 03, 2011 | 9:15am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 03, 2011 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 03, 2011 | 10:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 10, 2011 | 10:46am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 09, 2011 | 8:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 10, 2011 | 12:35am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 28, 2011 | 6:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 02, 2014 | 4:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 03, 2014 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 10, 2014 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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