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  • Ku Klux Klan in the 1920s Midwest
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    Ku Klux Klan in the 1920s Midwest

    Indiana University Bloomington history Professor Emeritus James H. Madison gave an illustrated talk about the Ku Klux Klan in the Midwest, highlighting the 1920s-era, when there may have…

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  • emThe Heartlandem
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    The Heartland

    Kristin Hoganson talked about her book, The Heartland: An American History. She challenged the notion that the Midwest is merely a collection of “fly over” states, noting the region’s…

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  • Henry Clay John C Calhoun and Daniel Webster
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    Henry Clay, John C. Calhoun, and Daniel Webster

    Author H.W. Brands discussed 19th century political figures Henry Clay, John C. Calhoun and Daniel Webster. He explained why the three statesmen were critical to American politics between…

    971 views
  • David Brooks and Ronald White Discuss Character and the Presidency
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    Character and the Presidency

    New York Times columnist David Brooks and historian Ronald White discussed character and the presidency, comparing past administrations to the Trump White House, at Grand Valley State University…

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  • Race and the American Dream
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    Race and the American Dream

    Jason Riley and Nikole Hannah-Jones talked about the relationship between race and the American dream in the post-Obama era.

    603 views
  • Liberal Political Philosophy in America
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    Liberal Political Philosophy in America

    Scholars talked about the evolution of American liberal political philosophy through the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. They concentrated on the ideologies of John Stuart Mill, David Hume, John Dewey,…

    717 views
  • Liberals and Conservatives in the 1960s
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    Liberals and Conservatives in the 1960s

    Professor Kevin Schultz talked about how liberals and conservatives in the 1960s were influenced by two friends from opposite ends of the political spectrum, conservative William Buckley and liberal Norman…

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  • Conservative Thinkers of the 20th Century
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    Conservative Thinkers of the 20th Century

    Scholars talked about influential conservative thinkers of the 20th century, including writers T.S. Eliot, Russell Kirk, and Peter Viereck. The panel was a part of “Progressive/Conservative: A…

    974 views
  • Conversation with Cornel West and Robert P George
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    Conversation with Cornel West and Robert P. George

    Cornel West and Robert George talked about what they’ve learned from each other on some of the more divisive political issues of the day. While on opposite ends of the political spectrum, Professor…

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  • Remembering Richard Nixon
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    Remembering Richard Nixon

    President Nixon’s son-in-law, Edward Cox, was introduced to Americans during his much-publicized 1971 White House wedding to Tricia Nixon. Mr. Cox campaigned extensively for the re-election of his…

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