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  • Noam Chomsky Discusses emRequiem for the American Dreamem
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    Requiem for the American Dream

    Noam Chomsky talked about his book Requiem for the American Dream: The 10 Principles of Concentration of Wealth and Power, in which he takes a critical look at income inequality and…

    1,122 views
  • 1950s American Culture
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    1950s American Culture

    Professor Paul Moreno talked about 1950s American culture. He described how post-World War II society changed due to the Baby Boom, suburbanization, and the emergence of teen culture. He…

    349 views
  • emSex and the Constitutionem
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    Sex and the Constitution

    Professor Geoffrey Stone talked about his book, Sex and the Constitution: Sex, Religion, and Law from America’s Origins to the Twenty-First Century. This event was part of the Chicago…

    242 views
  • emThe Fuzzy and the Techieem
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    The Fuzzy and the Techie

    Scott Hartley talked about his book The Fuzzy and the Techie: Why the Liberal Arts Will Rule the Digital World, in which he looks at the cultural divide in the tech industry. In his book,…

    255 views
  • After Words with Senator Ben Sasse
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    After Words with Senator Ben Sasse

    Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE) talked about his book The Vanishing American Adult: Our Coming-of-Age Crisis--and How to Rebuild a Culture of Self-Reliance, in which he looks at how to engage…

    1,482 views
  • Ken Kesey Collection
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    Ken Kesey Collection

    The Ken Kesey Collection at the University of Oregon’s Library Archives and Special Collections was profiled. The collection explores the life of American novelist and counterculture figure Ken Kesey.…

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  • Jeff Guinn Discusses emThe Road to Jonestownem
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    The Road to Jonestown

    Jeff Guinn talked about his book, The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and the Peoples Temple. He spoke at the 5th annual San Antonio Book Festival.

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  • Geoffrey Stone Discusses emSex and the Constitutionem
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    Sex and the Constitution

    Professor Geoffrey Stone talked about his book Sex and the Constitution: Sex, Religion, and Law from America’s Origins to the Twenty-First Century, in which he provides a history of sex and the…

    495 views
  • emNot the Cleaver Familyem
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    Not the Cleaver Family

    Maria Olsen talked about her book, Not the Cleaver Family: The New Normal in Modern American Families. She spoke from the James Michener Pavilion at the 2017 Gaithersburg Book Festival,…

    536 views
  • emTalking Back Talking Blackem
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    Talking Back, Talking Black

    Professor John McWhorter talked about his book Talking Back, Talking Black: Truths About America’s Lingua Franca, in which he examines the controversies around and perceptions of “sounding…

    853 views
  • Tom Nichols Discusses emThe Death of Expertiseem
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    The Death of Expertise

    Professor Tom Nichols talked about his book The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why it Matters, in which he argues that due to the spread of the internet…

    1,270 views
  • emAge of Angerem
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    Age of Anger

    Pankaj Mishra talked about his book Age of Anger: A History of the Present, in which he examines the catalysts in society, past and present, that give rise to nationalist groups and hate…

    1,053 views
  • emRebel Motherem
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    Rebel Mother

    Professor Peter Andreas talked about his book Rebel Mother: My Childhood Chasing the Revolution, in which he recalls his mother’s transformation from a Kansas housewife in the 1950s to a…

    258 views
  • Mugambi Jouet Discusses emExceptional Americaem
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    Open Phones with Mugambi Jouet

    Mugambi Jouet, author of Exceptional America: What Divides Americans from the World and from Each Other, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on partisanship. He was…

    622 views
  • emNational Reviewem Institute Hosts Discussion on Conservative Viewpoints in Popular Culture
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    National Review Institute Ideas Summit, Hollywood and Pop Culture Panel

    Panelists talked about how conservative viewpoints are represented and expressed in film, television, and popular culture. They spoke at the National Review Institute’s annual Ideas Summit.…

    735 views
  • President Trump Hosts White House Easter Egg Roll
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    2017 White House Easter Egg Roll

    After formal remarks, President Trump and first lady Melania Trump moved to the South Lawn to oversee and participate in several activities at the 2017 White House Easter Egg Roll,…

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  • President Trump Hosts First Easter Egg Roll as President
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    President Trump Remarks at 2017 White House Easter Egg Roll

    President Trump welcomed guests and made brief remarks at the administration’s first White House Easter Egg Roll. He was joined by First Lady Melania Trump and 11-year-old son Barron.

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  • White House Easter Egg Roll Compilation
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    White House Easter Egg Roll Compilation

    White House Easter Egg Roll clips were shown with Presidents Obama, George W. Bush, Clinton, and George H.W. Bush. Egg rolls used to take place on Capitol Hill until Congress, worried about…

    697 views
  • MailOrder Marriages in California
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    Mail-Order Marriages in California

    Professor Marcia Zug talked about her book Buying A Bride: An Engaging History of Mail-Order Matches, in which she discusses how 19th century California gold rush pioneers encouraged single women to move…

    405 views
  • Cosmetics of Early America
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    Cosmetics of Early America

    Katie Cannon talked about the female beauty standards of the late 18th and early 19th centuries. She explores many of the ingredients women used to make their own cosmetics, such as…

    1,224 views
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