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    American Enterprise Institute Forum on 1996 Welfare Law, States Panel

    Panelists analyzed the impact of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA), also known as the welfare reform law. This panel included current and former state…

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    American Enterprise Institute Forum on 1996 Welfare Law, Congressional Panel

    The American Enterprise Institute hosted a series of panel discussions analyzing the impact of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA), also known as the…

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    American Enterprise Institute Forum on 1996 Welfare Law, Clinton Administration Officials

    The American Enterprise Institute hosted a series of panel discussions analyzing the impact of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA), also known as the…

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    American Enterprise Institute Forum on 1996 Welfare Law, Governors Panel

    The American Enterprise Institute hosted a series of panel discussions on the impact of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA), also sometimes referred to as the…

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    Unrest and Reform in the Gilded Age

    Robert Chiles talked about labor and social unrest at the turn of the 20th century, as well as the reforms that tried to combat this discontent. He described the tension between…

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    Justices Scalia and Ginsburg on the First Amendment and Freedom

    Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg talked about their views of the First Amendment and the origins and contemporary meanings of freedom. They were also asked questions about National Security Agency…

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    Thomas Friedman on National Security and Freedom

    Thomas Friedman discussed freedom in an interview by Marvin Kalb. Topics included the intersection of national security and freedom in the wake of Edward Snowden’s revelations about National Security Agency…

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    50th Anniversary of the March on Washington

    Participants who were part of the early 1960s civil rights movement talked about the 1963 March on Washington, when Martin Luther King Jr. gave his “I Have A Dream” speech. Speakers: Marvin Kalb,…

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    College Affordability

    House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) held a question and answer session about college affordability at the Stamp Student Union of the University of Maryland, College Park. Topics included…

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    Financial Regulatory Reform

    Aaron Klein talked about financial regulatory reform. He described his experiences as the chief economist of the U.S. Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee and gave a chronology of the 2002…

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    1768 British Occupation of Colonial Boston

    History professor Richard Bell, in his class at the University of Maryland, described the tension in Boston between British troops and the colonists, and Britain’s efforts to reassert…

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    2012 Presidential Debate Moderators

    Journalists who had been selected as moderators of the 2012 presidential debates talked about the debates, and the impact the debates had on the 2012 election. Among the issues they addressed were the…

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    Ted Koppel on Democracy and the Press

    Former ABC News reporter and anchor Ted Koppel talked about the state of network news and news consumption, and how the Internet have affected the quality of reporting. He was interviewed by Marvin…

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    Birthright Citizenship in U.S. History

    A panel of professors looks at the history of the 14th amendment and its grant of birthright citizenship, and how that has affected different ethnic groups, including Native Americans, and immigrant groups…

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    Birthright Citizenship and the 14th Amendment

    Next on American History TV, a panel of professors looks at the history behind the 14th Amendment and its grant of birthright citizenship. Topics include what constituted citizenship in the pre-Civil…

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    U.S. Policy in the Middle East

    Former National Security Advisers Zbigniew Brzezinski and Stephen Hadley talked about changes in U.S. Middle East policy since they served in the White House.

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    Monetary Policy and Job Creation

    Sarah Raskin spoke about the future of unemployment and the Federal Reserve’s work to keep interest rates low in order to improve employment rates.

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    State and Local Terrorism Deterrence Efforts

    Counterterrorism and mental health experts discussed combating terrorism through deterrence and building strong, interconnected communities. They also talked about strategies to improve…

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    Experiences in Extremist Groups

    Former radicals discussed lessons learned during their participation in, and emergence from, various extremist movements. They spoke about what led them to violence, why people are…

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    Lessons Learned Since the Terrorist Attacks of September 11, 2001

    Following introductory and welcoming remarks at a symposium on terrorism in the decade since September 11, 2001, panelists talked about the radicalization of Americans, terrorist…

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