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  • Abraham Lincoln Sarah Josepha Hale and Thanksgiving
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    Abraham Lincoln, Sarah Josepha Hale, and Thanksgiving

    Author Melanie Kirkpatrick talked about the history of Thanksgiving in America, including President Lincoln’s proclamation in 1863 during the Civil War making it a national holiday. She also reflected…

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    Thanksgiving

    Melanie Kirkpatrick talked about her book Thanksgiving: The Holiday at the Heart of the American Experience, in which she provides a history of Thanksgiving.

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  • emEscape from North Koreaem
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    Escape from North Korea

    Author Melanie Kirkpatrick discussed her book, Escape from North Korea: The Untold Story of Asia’s Underground Railroad. Among the topics she addressed were the impact of U.S. sanctions and…

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  • Terrorist Case Prosecutions
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    Terrorist Case Prosecutions

    The panelists talked about the prosecution of terrorists. Among the issues discussed were whether terrorists should be tried before military tribunals or civilian courts, the proper balance…

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