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    Regulation of Food Marketing to Children

    Panelists talked about the constitutional and regulatory frameworks that govern marketing to children. They focused on both the opportunities and constraints for legal responses to unhealthy food…

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    Wells Fargo v. Miami Oral Argument

    The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument for Wells Fargo v. Miami, which was consolidated with Bank of America v. Miami . The Court would decide if the City of Miami can sue the banks…

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    Food Marketing to Children

    Panelists talked about science behind marketing food to children, including via TV, the internet, and through product branding. They also spoke about the relationship between food marketing and…

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    School Segregation

    Nikole Hannah-Jones talked about the way racial segregation in housing and schools had been maintained through official action and policy. She spoke with Professor Keith Gessen. “Writing Segregation…

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    Born Bright

    C. Nicole Mason talked about her book Born Bright: A Young Girl’s Journey from Nothing to Something in America, in which she discusses poverty in America and her own personal struggle.…

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    In Our Hands

    Charles Murray talked about his book In Our Hands: A Plan to Replace the Welfare State, in which he discusses his plan to replace America’s welfare system with a universal basic income. He…

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    Senator Ben Sasse Remarks at the Steamboat Freedom Conference

    Senator Benjamin Sasse (R-NE) spoke at the Steamboat Institute Freedom Conference. He talked about American values he believes affect the nation’s policies on entitlement reform, education,…

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    Witness to the Revolution

    Clara Bingham talked about her book Witness to the Revolution: Radicals, Resisters, Vets, Hippies, and the Year America Lost Its Mind and Found Its Soul, in which she recalls the social and…

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    April Dinwoodie Remarks on Adoption

    April Dinwoodie, a nationally-recognized leader on adoption and foster care, talked about about adoption policies in the United States. After her speech, Ms. Dinwoodie answered questions…

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    Foster Care

    Peter Samuelson spoke with Soledad O’Brien about America’s foster care system and giving youth a chance for success. Mr. Samuelson, an American and British television and film producer and social…

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    Housing Policy and the 2008 Financial Crisis

    Panelists debated the causes of the 2008 financial crisis. Policy experts discussed whether and to what extent U.S. government housing policy contributed to the crisis, as well as implications…

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    President Obama Town Hall in Lima, Peru

    President Obama spoke to members of the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative at a town hall at the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru in Lima. The event took place during his visit…

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    Hillary Clinton Children's Defense Fund Dinner Remarks

    Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton delivered remarks as she was honored for her child advocacy work throughout her career. This was her first public engagement since her…

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    Ghetto

    Professor Mitchell Duneier talked about his book, Ghetto: The Invention of a Place, the History of an Idea, about the origin and history of the “ghetto.”

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    White Working-Class Americans

    J.D. Vance and Charles Murray talked about challenges facing members of the white working class and barriers to economic mobility. Mr. Vance talked about his latest book, Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a…

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    Invisible Nation

    Richard Schweid talked about his book, Invisible Nation: Homeless Families in America. He spoke at the 28th annual Southern Festival of Books in Nashville.

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    Universal Basic Income

    Charles Murray and Andy Stern discussed the concept of a Universal Basic Income, or a cash payment granted to every citizen without any requirements or restrictions as an alternative to…

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    President Obama on Hurricane Matthew

    President Obama gave an update on Hurricane Matthew after a meeting in the Oval Office that included Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson, FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate, and Deputy…

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    White House Daily Briefing

    Josh Earnest briefed reporters and responded to their questions on a variety of topics including Hurricane Matthew’s expected landfall in Florida, a National Security Agency (NSA)…

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    Defense Department Briefing

    Peter Cook briefed reporters at the Pentagon and responded to their questions on a variety of military-related topics, including preparations for response to Hurricane Matthew.

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