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  • emThe Flying Tigersem
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    The Flying Tigers

    Sam Kleiner recounted a group of American pilots who surreptitiously set up a base in Burma in the summer of 1941 to defend China and were the first to engage Japan following the attack on…

    923 views
  • The LBJ Tapes Calls With Robert Kennedy
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    The LBJ Tapes: Calls With Robert Kennedy

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    C-SPAN Radio notes the 50th anniversary of Robert Kennedy’s assassination with calls with President Johnson.  Topics include the Civil Rights Act and racial unrest after its enactment and the war in…

    333 views
  • Chris Matthews Discusses Life and Legacy of Robert F Kennedy
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    Bobby Kennedy

    MSNBC’s Chris Matthew recalled the life of Robert Kennedy.

    746 views
  • emSlateem Forum Reflects on the Legacy of Watergate
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    Legacy of Watergate

    A group of authors and journalists who covered the Watergate scandal gathered to discuss the political scandal of the 1970s that led to the resignation of President Richard Nixon. They also draw…

    979 views
  • Legacies of World War I
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    Legacies of World War I

    Panelists talked about the legacies of World War I, with a particular focus on the Middle East. The panelists spoke about the defeat and collapse of the Ottoman Empire, which had controlled…

    793 views
  • Panel Discussion on Freedom of the Press
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    Panel Discussion on Freedom of the Press

    Panelists talked about freedom of the press. Panelists included author and New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd, author and National Memo editor-in-chief Joe Conason, and author and…

    801 views
  • Authors Discuss Richard Nixons the Life and Career
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    Panel Discussion on Richard Nixon

    Evan Thomas, author of Being Nixon: A Man Divided, and Tim Weiner, author of One Man Against the World: The Tragedy of Richard Nixon, talked about their books on the 37th president. The panel was…

    1,027 views
  • QA with Evan Thomas
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    Q&A with Evan Thomas

    Evan Thomas talked about his book, Being Nixon: A Man Divided, about the life and career of Richard Nixon. In his book, Mr. Thomas explores President Nixon’s early years and family life,…

    2,087 views
  • Open Phones with Evan Thomas
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    Open Phones with Evan Thomas

    Evan Thomas talked about his book, Being Nixon: A Man Diveded, and responded to viewer calls. He was interviewed at the 15th annual National Book Festival, held at the Walter E. Washington…

    379 views
  • emBeing Nixonem
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    Being Nixon

    Evan Thomas talked about his book, Being Nixon, about the life of America’s 37th President Richard Nixon. He spoke with journalist David Maraniss at the 2015 Wisconsin Book Festival, held…

    595 views
  • emBeing Nixonem
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    Being Nixon

    Evan Thomas talked about his book Being Nixon: A Man Divided, in which he chronicles the life of America’s 37th president.

    675 views
  • Panel Discussion on Presidents Eisenhower and Obama
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    Panel Discussion on Presidents Eisenhower and Obama

    Daniel Klaidman, author of Kill or Capture: The War on Terror and the Soul of the Obama Presidency and Evan Thomas, author of Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save the World, talked…

    362 views
  • emIkes Bluffem
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    Ike's Bluff

    Evan Thomas talked about his book, Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save the World, in which he examines President Dwight Eisenhower’s White House years. He spoke at the…

    350 views
  • Eisenhower and Foreign Policy
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    Eisenhower and Foreign Policy

    Panelists talked about President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s Middle East policies and the Eisenhower Doctrine. The panel was part of a conference titled, “Ike Reconsidered: Lessons from the Eisenhower…

    467 views
  • QA with Evan Thomas
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    Q&A with Evan Thomas

    Evan Thomas talked about Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save the World, his narrative of the president’s 1953-1961 term in office. In the book he suggested that…

    1,666 views
  • emIkes Bluffem
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    Ike's Bluff

    Evan Thomas talked about his book, Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save the World, in which he examines President Dwight Eisenhower’s White House years. He responded to…

    496 views
  • emIkes Bluffem
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    Ike's Bluff

    Professor Evan Thomas talked about his book, Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save the World, in which he recounts the tenure of America’s 34th President Dwight…

    834 views
  • Sirhan Sirhan and the Assassination of Robert F Kennedy
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    Sirhan Sirhan and the Assassination of Robert F. Kennedy

    Shortly after midnight on June 5, 1968, U.S. Senator and presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. He died the next day. Sirhan Sirhan was…

    1,424 views
  • Republican Presidential Nominee Race
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    Republican Presidential Nominee Race

    Mike Allen and Evan Thomas talked about their new book on the race for the 2012 Republican presidential nominee, Inside the Circus: Romney, Santorum and the GOP Race. They also responded to…

    213 views
  • emJohn Paul Jones  Sailor Hero Father of the American Navyem
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    John Paul Jones: Sailor, Hero, Father of the American Navy

    Mr. Thomas discussed his biography, John Paul Jones: Sailor, Hero, Father of the American Navy, published by Simon and Schuster. Revolutionary War hero Jones was born in Scotland in 1747…

    1,205 views
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