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    Open Phones with Juliette Kayyem

    Juliette Kayyem talked about her book Security Mom: My Life Protecting the Home and Homeland, in which she shares her thoughts on personal and national security. She also responded viewer…

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    Post-World War II Growth in Arizona

    Marshall Shore talked about what led to the population boom in Phoenix, Arizona, and surrounding towns such as Tempe following World War II. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their…

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    World War I Aviation

    Professor John Curatola gave a talk titled “1916: The Air War.” Professor Curatola described the technological and tactical race to dominate the skies during World War I, including…

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    Twilight Warriors

    James Kitfield talked about his book Twilight Warriors: The Soldiers, Spies, and Special Agents Who Are Revolutionizing the American Way of War, in which he describes how military…

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    Open Phones on the 115th Congress

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls about their expectations for the 115th Congress that would being January 2017.

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    "Keep the Damned Women Out"

    Nancy Malkiel talked about her book "Keep the Damned Women Out": The Struggle for Coeducation, in which she recalls the decision of many colleges and universities to go coeducational at the…

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    World War I Battle of Verdun

    Paul Jankowski talked about some of the myths surrounding the 1916 Battle of Verdun, one of the longest and bloodiest battles of World War I. This presentation was part of a two-day…

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    Congress and Trump Administration

    Senators Chris Coons (D-DE), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), and James Lankford (R-OK) talked about the incoming Trump administration and the role Congress would play. The panel was moderated by Dana Bash.…

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    101st Airborne in World War II

    Colonel Edward Shames (Retired), one of the original members of the U.S. Army’s 101st Airborne Division, recalled his World War II experiences. Colonel Shames told the story of the “Screamin' Eagles”…

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    Boat Tour of Tempe, Arizona

    Kris Baxter gave a boat tour of Tempe, Arizona, on the city’s man-made Town Lake. Ms. Baxter talked about the history of the city, water issues, the economy, the economic impact of the lake, and the presence…

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    Accidental Genius

    Richard Gaughan talked about his book, Accidental Genius: The World’s Greatest By-Chance Discoveries, about some of the world’s greatest discoveries and how they happened by accident. C-SPAN’s Local…

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    Artist Depictions of George Washington

    William diGiacomantonio talked about how artists have depicted George Washington, including famous portraits by John Trumbull, Gilbert Stuart, and Horatio Greenough.

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    The End of White Christian America

    Robert Jones talked about his book The End of White Christian America, in which he examines the decline in influence of white Christian America in shaping policies and ideals. He argued…

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    Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space

    Professor Janna Levin talked about her book Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space, in which she recounts the project to record the gravitational waves created from colliding…

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    Foreign Policy and National Security Conference, Senator Ben Cardin

    Senate Foreign Relations Committee Ranking Member Ben Cardin (D-MD) was talked about various global challenges including Russian aggression, the Syrian civil war, and U.S.-Cuba relations. He also discussed the…

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    Black Panther Party

    Bobby Seale and Stephen Shames talked about their book, Power to the People: The World of the Black Panthers. They spoke with Byron Hurt about the legacy and impact of the organization…

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    Foreign Policy and National Security Conference, Representative Mac Thornberry

    House Armed Services Committee Chair Mac Thornberry (R-TX) talked about military readiness and the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2017. He also discussed efforts to improve the military acquisition…

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    Military Aviation Museum, Part 2

    Mike Spalding gave a tour of World War II hangar at the Military Aviation Museum. Located in Virginia Beach, Virginia, the Military Aviation Museum is home to one of the largest private…

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    Charles Hayden and the Founding of Tempe, Arizona

    Jared Smith talked about Charles Hayden, the man often credited with the founding of the city of Tempe, Arizona. In 1858, Mr. Hayden came to the Arizona territoriy and began running freight to army posts,…

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    Wellness of Urban Minority Youth

    Linda Sprague Martinez, an assistant professor at Boston University’s School of Social Work, talked by video from Boston about a report from the Center for Promise that shows young people…

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