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  • Biography and the Study of US Foreign Relations
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    Biography and the Study of U.S. Foreign Relations

    As part of the society’s annual conference, panelists who have written for the biography series discussed diplomatic biographies in the Biographies in American Foreign Policy series, published by…

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  • Democracy in Pakistan
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    Democracy in Pakistan

    Former Prime Minister Bhutto spoke about democratic values in Pakistan, the history of terrorist activity in the region, the influence of Islam in the country, and efforts to build ethnic…

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  • Historical Accuracy
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    Historical Accuracy

    The speakers presented conservative views and described some of the liberal myths and biases in the way American history is presented at colleges and universities. The session is part of a…

    333 views
  • emWomen in Combat Civic Duty or Military Liabilityem
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    Women in Combat: Civic Duty or Military Liability?

    Colonel Fenner, an active-duty Air Force intelligence officer and Ms. DeYoung, a former Army chaplain, debated issues from their book, Women in Combat: Civic Duty or Military Liability?,…

    332 views
  • Afghanistan and the Taliban
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    Afghanistan and the Taliban

    Professor Ghaussy, a former Afghan diplomat, talked about the political situation in Afghanistan and neighboring countries, including the Taliban, Osama bin Laden and related issues. He…

    234 views
  • Impact of the Clinton Legacy
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    Impact of the Clinton Legacy

    Participants talked about the legacy of the Clinton presidency and the impact of his administration on American politics. Among the issues they addressed were the economy, political…

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  • Women Politics and the Media
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    Women, Politics and the Media

    Congressional staff talked about women in politics and how to portray their image in public and about other public relations issues. Following their remarks they answered questions from the…

    80 views
  • Conservative Policy Issues
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    Conservative Policy Issues

    Mr. Goldberg and Mr. Nofziger spoke to conservative students about a number of issues. Mr. Goldberg concentrated on issues important to libertarians. Mr. Nofziger focused on the impact of…

    74 views
  • Challenges of Globalization
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    Challenges of Globalization

    Mr. Nader, consumer activist and former Green Party presidential candidate, spoke to students about corporate responsibility, and the impact of economic globalization and international…

    71 views
  • Americans and Radical Feminism
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    Americans and Radical Feminism

    Ms. Easton talked about the state of feminism in the wake of a Washington scandal involving Congressman Gary Condit (D-CA) and intern Chandra Levy. Among the issues she addressed were media…

    66 views
  • Detention in China
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    Detention in China

    Gao Zhan talked about her experiences in China where she was held for 166 days on charges of espionage. University officials also talked about the university’s reaction to the ordeal.…

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  • Conservative Policy Issues
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    Conservative Policy Issues

    Conservative leaders and dignitaries addressed students on policy issues. Among the topics they addressed were trade issues, social policy, and foreign policy.

    57 views
  • Tensions in Macedonia
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    Tensions in Macedonia

    The former ambassador talked about the current political situation in the Republic of Macedonia and about U.S.-Macedonian relations. She talked about improved relations with Greece,…

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  • The Bush Administration and the Media
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    The Bush Administration and the Media

    Participants analyzed media coverage of the Bush administration, talked about how the president was communicating his agenda, and examined the relationship between the White House staff and…

    42 views
  • Media Coverage of the Courts
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    Media Coverage of the Courts

    Panelists discussed the challenge of covering courts.

    42 views
  • USIndia Relations
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    U.S.-India Relations

    Ambassador Chandra spoke about relations between the U.S. and India, focusing on issues such as nuclear proliferation, trade, health care, and high technology. Following his remarks he…

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  • Conservative Policy Issues
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    Conservative Policy Issues

    Mr. Horowitz spoke to young conservatives about race relations, reparations for slavery, and the 2000 election. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience.

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  • Media Issues
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    Media Issues

    Journalists talked about media investigations of stories from within the Washington bureaucracy and the nature of political reporting. Among the topics they addressed were the superficial…

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  • Women Politics and the Media
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    Women, Politics and the Media

    Ms. Clift spoke to students about women in journalism. Following brief remarks she answered questions from students about he experiences, career, and how to succeed as a woman in the…

    18 views
  • Conservative Policy Issues
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    Conservative Policy Issues

    Mr. Ponnuru spoke to conservative students about a variety of social issues including stem cell research, abortion, and human cloning. Following his remarks he answered questions from the…

    18 views
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