Book Discussion on Writing from Left to Right

Michael Novak talked about his book, Writing from Left to Right: My Journey From Liberal to Conservative, in which he recounts his study of… read more

Michael Novak talked about his book, Writing from Left to Right: My Journey From Liberal to Conservative, in which he recounts his study of and participation in politics and his ideological shift from the political left to the right. The author, who forged relationships with the likes of Bobby Kennedy, George McGovern, Ronald Reagan, and Margaret Thatcher, contended that over time he came to believe that promoting capitalist principles forged a stronger democracy and better served his goal of addressing human rights and poverty issues. Mr. Novak spoke at the American Enterprise Institute in Washington,D.C. close

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  • Eberstadt, Mary Research Fellow Hoover Institution at Stanford University
  • Novak, Michael Scholar American Enterprise Institute->Religion, Philosophy, and Public Policy

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Book Discussion on Writing from Left to Right

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Aug 31, 2013
Last Aired:
Sep 1, 2013

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  • Aug 31, 2013 | 8:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 01, 2013 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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