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    Panel Discussion on Civil Rights and the Supreme Court

    Panelists talked about civil rights and the Supreme Court. Panelists included Adam Cohen, author of Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck,…

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    Imbeciles

    Amy Goodman, author of Democracy Now!: Twenty Years Covering the Movements Changing America interviewed Adam Cohen about his book, Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the…

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    Imbeciles

    Adam Cohen talked about his book Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck, in which he recounts the Supreme Court’s 1927 decision to allow the state of Virginia to…

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    Nothing to Fear

    Adam Cohen talked about his book, Nothing to Fear: FDR’s Inner Circle and the Hundred Days That Created Modern America. He presents a history of the five members of Franklin Delano…

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    Franklin Roosevelt's Domestic Affairs Advisers

    A panel discussion was held on the role and influence of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s inner circle of advisers on the domestic policy decisions in his administration. Topics included lessons that could…

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    Last Words of the Executed

    Robert Elder talked about his book, Last Words of the Executed (University of Chicago Press, 2010), in conversation with Adam Cohen. He also responded to questions from members of the…

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    Roosevelt's Advisers

    A panel discussion was held on President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s policy advisers, focusing on his earliest advisers dealing with the Great Depression. The panelists discussed the contribution of his advisers, how…

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    Nothing to Fear

    Adam Cohen talked about his book Nothing to Fear: FDR’s Inner Circle and the Hundred Days That Created Modern America (Penguin Press; January 8, 2009). His book about President Franklin…

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    Election Procedures

    Panelists examined whether new technology, education programs, and administration guidelines would resolve voting difficulties experienced during the 2000 federal election.

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    The Perfect Store: Inside eBay

    Mr. Cohen talked about his book, The Perfect Store: Inside eBay, published by Little, Brown and Company. Mr. Cohen, former chief technology writer for Time magazine as well as an editorial board member of…

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    American Pharoah: Mayor Richard J. Daley

    Mr. Cogan interviewed the co-authors about their book, American Pharaoh: Mayor Richard J. Daley: His Battle for Chicago and the Nation, published by Little, Brown & Company. They described…

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    Daybook Interview

    In the daybook interview, Mr. Cohen talked about current headlines and took viewer calls.

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