206Jan 14, 2013
Meeting to Make America Work
Members of the group No Labels, a bipartisan group of grassroots activists, met in New York City to unveil the group’s new bipartisan Congressional Problem Solvers Caucus. The caucus ...
59Nov 13, 2012
Book Discussion on Deadline Artists
John Avlon and Errol Louis talked about their book, Deadline Artists: Scandals, Tragedies and Triumphs. They were interviewed at the 2012 National Press Club’s 35th annual Book Fair and ...
346Aug 22, 2012
Life as Teenagers in the White House
Presidential daughters Susan Ford Bales and Lynda Johnson Robb discussed spending part of their teenage years in the White House. Both of their father’s took office at times of great ...
923Mar 26, 2012
Book Discussion on Indomitable Will: LBJ in the Presidency
Mark Updegrove, director of the Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library and Museum, recounts the presidency of Lyndon Johnson. Sworn into office following the assassination of John F. ...
97Nov 19, 2011
Book Discussion on Deadline Artists
John Avlon talked about the book he co-edited, Deadline Artists: America’s Greatest Newspaper Columns and responded to viewer calls and electronic communications.
He was interviewed ...
1,537Sep 16, 2011
Independent Voters and 2012 Election
John Avlon talked about the role of independent voters in the 2012 elections. Topics included voter attitudes on issues, the two political parties and Washington politics in general, and the ...
942Sep 13, 2011
Book Discussion on Allah, Liberty and Love
Irshad Manji talked to John Avlon about the impact of Islam in the United States over the next ten years. They examined how a new generation, both Muslim and non-Muslim, can re-shape ...
2,368Feb 19, 2011
John Avlon moderated a conversation about the opportunities and obligations of growing up as a descendant of an American president. Participants included: Margaret Hoover, great-granddaughter ...
319Feb 12, 2011
Independent Political Movements
Independent party advocates spoke about the independent movement in the U.S. and how independent voters could effect reforms in the political system. They also responded to questions from the ...
594Jan 19, 2011
After Words with Michael Reagan
The eldest son of President Ronald Reagan spoke about his father’s legacy on the 100th anniversary of his birth on February 6, 1911. He talked with Daily Beast writer and No Labels ...
568Dec 13, 2010
Partisanship in Congress
Columnist David Brooks made introductory remarks at the No Labels national leadership meeting. He spoke about the problems of partisanship in Congress and conformity with ...
469Nov 21, 2010
Authors talked about their political books. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
The panelists were: John Avlon, Wingnuts: How the Lunatic Fringe is Hijacking ...
107Oct 28, 2010
Independent Voters and Campaign 2010
John Avlon talked about the role of independent voters in 2010 midterm elections, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included issues most important to ...
177Oct 23, 2010
Social Justice and Innovation
The Daily Beast hosted a summit in New Orleans on topics ranging from the midterm elections to the economic power of India and China and its impact on the U.S. Editor-in-Chief Tina Brown led a wrap ...
319Mar 30, 2010
Anger and Incivility in American Politics
John Avlon talked about increasingly hostile rhetoric and incivility in American politics and its impact on the body politic and society in general, and he responded to telephone calls and ...
1,807Mar 15, 2010
Book Discussion on Wingnuts: How the Lunatic Fringe is Hijacking America
According to Mr. Avlon, both ends of the politics spectrum are up-ending American politics by feeding a climate of hyper-partisanship. Taking each party back from its ...
606Sep 20, 2005
Book Discussion on Oxford History of the United States Series
A panel of authors who have written books for the Oxford University Press’s History of the United States series talked about the periods of history they cover in the series. They ...
44Mar 31, 2005
The Centrist Political Movement
The panelists talked to students about the Centrist movement and its development over time. According to a Voter New Service poll, the number of American voters who consider themselves ...
29Mar 16, 2004
Book Discussion on Independent Nation
Mr. Avlon talked about his book, Independent Nation: How the Vital Center is Changing American Politics, published by Harmony Books. In the book, the author writes that centrism is ...