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  • emJihad vs McWorldem
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    Jihad vs. McWorld

    Benjamin Barber talked about his book Jihad vs. McWorld: How Globalism and Tribalism Are Reshaping the World, published by Ballantine Books. He said that in the wake of the recent terrorist…

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    Globalization and Democracy

    In a forum titled “First International Roundtable on the Theory and Practice of Civic Globalism,” participants described civil society in their individual countries. They discussed the…

  • Nixon Presidential Tapes
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    Nixon Presidential Tapes

    Mr. Powers talked about the Nixon tapes held at the National Archives, the White House taping system, and the historical impact of presidential tapes. During his presentation he played…

  • Foreign Relations in the New World Order
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    Foreign Relations in the New World Order

    Analysts talked about how September 11 terrorist attacks against the U.S. had changed the political environment and the impact on U.S. foreign policy. Among the issues they addressed were…

  • How the US Won World War II
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    How the U.S. Won World War II

    Professor Kennedy spoke about U.S. policy and strategy in World War II and how it transformed America and the world. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience.

  • Political Dynamics in Washington
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    Political Dynamics in Washington

    Mr. Broder and Mr. Johnson spoke about political culture in Washington, DC in the aftermath of the 2000 presidential elections. Among the issues they addressed were the economy, energy…