American Commonwealth

Mr. Schlesinger talked about democracy in modern America following an introduction by former Prime Minister Thatcher, who talked about… read more

Mr. Schlesinger talked about democracy in modern America following an introduction by former Prime Minister Thatcher, who talked about her admiration for Mr. Schlesinger’s writings. Mr. Schlesinger discussed the optimism at the turn of the 20th century and how the century turned into a “century of hate, irrationality and atrocity.” Following his remarks, Mr. Seitz and Mr. Starr spoke briefly. close

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American Commonwealth

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Program ID:
91389-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Oct 11, 1997
Last Aired:
Jan 2, 1998

Airing Details

  • Oct 11, 1997 | 9:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 12, 1997 | 12:27am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 01, 1998 | 9:14pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 02, 1998 | 12:14am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 02, 1998 | 5:11am EST | C-SPAN 1
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