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  • After Words with Former Governor Mark Sanford

    After Words with Former Governor Mark Sanford

    Former South Carolina Governor and U.S. Representative Mark Sanford reflected on his political career and discussed the future of the Republican Party. He was interviewed by former Congressman Charlie Dent (R-PA).

  • In Depth with Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

    In Depth with Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

    Longtime historian, activist, professor and author Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz joins Book TV to talk and take calls about Native American culture and history, the Women’s Liberation Movement, the founding of the United States, and more.

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  • In Depth with Carol Swain

    In Depth with Carol Swain

    Carol Swain, former professor of political science and law at Vanderbilt University and vice chair of President Trump’s 1776 Commission, joined us to talk and take calls about critical race theory, the 1619 Project, immigration and more. Her books include Be…

  • After Words with Josh Mitchell

    After Words with Josh Mitchell

    What caused student loan debt in the U.S. to rise to more than a trillion dollars? Wall Street Journal reporter Josh Mitchell spoke about this growing debt for parents and students with NPR education reporter Anya Kamenetz.

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  • After Words with Former Governor Mark Sanford

    After Words with Former Governor Mark Sanford

    Former South Carolina Governor and U.S. Representative Mark Sanford reflected on his political career and discussed the future of the Republican Party. He was interviewed by former Congressman Charlie Dent (R-PA).

  • <em>Backlash</em>

    Backlash

    Helen Raleigh, senior contributor at the Federalist, argued that China had gone too far in its quest to become the world’s number one superpower and that the reaction by the rest of the world would hinder China’s plans. This event was hosted by the Steamboat…

  • <em>When Politicians Panicked</em>

    When Politicians Panicked

    John Tamny, vice president at FreedomWorks, argued that politicians from both parties overreacted in their response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This event was hosted by the Mises Institute in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

  • <em>Not A Nation of Immigrants</em>

    Not A Nation of Immigrants

    Historian Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz argued that America is not a nation founded by and for immigrants, but rather is a product of settler colonialism and slavery. City Lights Books in San Francisco, hosted this virtual event.

  • <em>The War on Small Business</em>

    The War on Small Business

    Former investment banker Carol Roth argued that government bureaucrats used the COVID*19 pandemic to crush small businesses and make Wall Street richer. This virtual event was hosted by the Pacific Research Institute in Pasadena, California.

  • <em>Three Days at Camp David</em>

    Three Days at Camp David

    Jeffrey Garten looked back at President Nixon’s decision to end the connection between the value of the U.S. dollar and the gold standard in 1971. This was a virtual event hosted by the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth.

  • <em>The Appalachian Trail</em>

    The Appalachian Trail

    The Appalachian Trail stretches from Maine to Georgia. University of Michigan professor Philip D’Anieri provided a history of the construction of the trail, which is 2,200 miles long. This was a virtual event hosted by Literati Bookstore in Ann Arbor,…

  • <em>Don't Burn This Book</em>

    Don't Burn This Book

    Dave Rubin, host of “The Rubin Report,” argued that progressives and big tech have created an authoritarian system in the U.S. that punishes those whose views are not favored.

  • <em>Against White Feminism - Notes on Disruption</em>

    Against White Feminism - Notes on Disruption

    Attorney and columnist Rafia Zakaria argued that feminism is centered on the voices of white women. Powell’s Bookstore in Portland, Oregon, hosted this virtual event.

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