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  • After Words with Betsy DeVos

    After Words with Betsy DeVos

    Former Education Secretary Betsy DeVos spoke about her time serving in the Trump administration and offered her thoughts on education reforms to fix schools. She was interviewed by Jeb Bush, former Governor of Florida.

  • In Depth with Steven Hayward

    In Depth with Steven Hayward

    Author Steven Hayward joins Book TV to talk and take calls about leadership, Ronald Reagan’s political career, and the American conservative movement. His books include “The Age of Reagan” (2 vols.) and “Patriotism Is Not Enough.”

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  • Books by David McCullough

    Books by David McCullough

    Book TV looked at books by Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David McCullough.

  • After Words with Justin Gest

    After Words with Justin Gest

    Will the U.S. face a shift in its majority minority demographics? George Mason University professor Justin Gest looked at six countries that experienced changing demographics in the past and how each responded. He was interviewed by Pew Research Center’s Mark…

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  • <em>Bad News</em>

    Bad News

    Newsweek deputy opinion editor Batya Ungar-Sargon argued that journalism, once a blue-collar profession, is now largely a profession for elites who push radical ideas and are out of touch with mainstream Americans. This virtual event was hosted by the…

  • <em>Savage Journey</em>

    Savage Journey

    Peter Richardson looked at the writing life of Hunter S. Thompson, from his early influences to his embrace of “gonzo” journalism. This was a virtual program hosted by City Lights Bookstore in San Francisco.

  • <em>Free Speech</em>

    Free Speech

    Jacob Mchangama, founder and executive director of the Danish think tank Justitia and the host of the podcast “Clear and Present Danger,” discussed the history of free speech from Socrates to today. This event was hosted by the Cato Institute in Washington,…

  • <em>How I Saved the World</em>

    How I Saved the World

    Fox News host Jesse Watters provided a critique of left-wing activists and the policies they support. This event was hosted by the Richard Nixon Library in Yorba Linda, California.

  • <em>Free the Press</em>

    Free the Press

    Playboy White House correspondent Brian Karem spoke about the challenges journalists face today and the future of a free press in America. Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C., hosted this virtual program.

  • <em>The Viking Heart</em>

    The Viking Heart

    Hudson Institute senior fellow Arthur Herman discussed how the Vikings and their Scandinavian descendants shaped history. This virtual event was hosted by Norway House in Minneapolis.

  • After Words with Ari Fleischer

    After Words with Ari Fleischer

    Former George W. Bush White House press secretary Ari Fleischer argued that mainstream media has a bias and is dominated by the left. He was interviewed by Fox News senior political analyst and author Juan Williams.

  • <em>Peril</em>

    Peril

    Washington Post associate editor Bob Woodward and national political reporter Robert Costa discussed what went on behind-the-scenes during the transition between the Trump and Biden administrations. This virtual event was hosted by Politics and Prose…

  • <em>Battling the Big Lie</em>

    Battling the Big Lie

    Former Obama administration Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer offered his thoughts on how the left can fight political disinformation. Midtown Scholar Bookstore in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, hosted this event.

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