A Generation Awakes

Wayne Thorburn talked about his book A Generation Awakes: Young Americans for Freedom and the Creation of the Conservative Movement (Jameson… read more

Wayne Thorburn talked about his book A Generation Awakes: Young Americans for Freedom and the Creation of the Conservative Movement (Jameson Books, 2010). In his book he presents a history of the political organization, the Young Americans for Freedom, which was founded in 1960. The author recounts the role the group played in the expansion of the conservative movement and profiles several of the members that went on to serve in Congress, as governors, as judges, and as the vice president of the United States. Wayne Thorburn discussed his book at the 32nd Annual National Conservative Student Conference of the Young America’s Foundation, held at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. He responded to questions from members of the audience.

Wayne Thorburn held several positions for the Young Americans for Freedom, including executive director. close

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A Generation Awakes

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Program ID:
294936-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 21, 2010 | 9:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Sep 19, 2010 | 11:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Aug 21, 2010 | 9:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 22, 2010 | 11:21am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 23, 2010 | 7:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 18, 2010 | 8:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 19, 2010 | 11:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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