24Jun 17, 2000
Elections and the Future of Political Parties
Political commentators and intellectuals examined trends in the American political process.
Mr. Barone expounded the thesis that, after decades of decline, the two major political ...
25Jun 1, 2000
Book Discussion on Compassionate Conservatism
Mr. Olasky talked about his book Compassionate Conservatism: What It Is, What It Does, and How It Can Save America, published by the Free Press. He also responded to audience ...
202Feb 26, 2000
George Washington Book Festival, Part 2
Various authors and historians talked about the life of George Washington. Mr. Federer talked about his book America’s God and Country Encyclopedia of Quotations, which ...
33Dec 14, 1999
Book Discussion on Patriot Sage: George Washington
Mr. Spalding and Mr. Gregg talked about the book they co-edited, Patriot Sage: George Washington and the American Political Tradition, published by the Intercollegiate Studies ...
55Jan 7, 1999
Book Discussion on John Adams and The Spirit of Liberty
Mr. Thompson talked about his book, John Adams and the Spirit of Liberty, published by the University Press of Kansas. The book is about John Adams’s political and ...
13Jul 5, 1997
In the newspaper roundtable, Mr. Spalding and Ms. Walking talked about current stories of interest to them, including NATO expansion, and took viewer calls.
85Feb 21, 1997
Washington's Farewell Address
Mr. Spalding, the co-author of George Washington’s Farewell Address and the American Character, talked about the historical importance of the address and its content.
11Oct 18, 1996
Tax Policy and the Economy
Mr. Shapiro, an economic adviser to President Clinton, and Professor Taylor, an economic adviser to Bob Dole, debated the relationship between tax policy and the state of the U.S. ...
12Sep 18, 1996
Youth Vote in the 1996 Elections
Three panelists, who were all between 18 and 34, discussed political and other attitudes of people in this age group and what this means for the future of U.S. politics. After individual ...
103Apr 3, 1996
Diversity on College Campuses
In a session entitled "Political Correctness and Multiculturalism on Campus: Is It Good for Higher Education?", Mr. Thiel discussed his book, The Diversity Myth, and Mr. Wilson ...
18Mar 21, 1996
New Politics of Affirmative Action
Mr. Eastland spoke about the history of affirmative action programs and the political debate over them in the past twenty-five years. He argued that Republican presidents created the ...
20Mar 20, 1996
Primaries and the Press
Panelists discussed the relationship between the Republican primary and the media. They examined how the media influenced the campaign and whether it has a positive impact on the electoral ...
7Feb 28, 1996
New Conservative Covenant
Mr. North spoke about the need for a “New Conservative Covenant” between the federal government and citizens which would involve people more in the political process and ...