26Nov 11, 2000
Author Political Discussion
Authors discussed the politics of the year and the 2000 presidential election. Mr. Olasky is the author of Compassionate Conservatism: What it is, What is Does, and How it Can Transform ...
107Sep 29, 1999
Book Discussion on The Big Test
Mr. Lemann talked about his book The Big Test: The Secret History of the American Meritocracy, published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. He focused on the Scholastic Aptitude Test and ...
37Dec 16, 1997
Washington Journal at Washington Monthly
Current and former members of the Washington Monthly staff talked about their tenure at the magazine, its main focus and its niche in the magazine market.
25Nov 11, 1997
Book Discussion on Big Trouble
Panelists discussed the book, Big Trouble: A Murder in a Small Western Town Sets Off a Struggle for the Soul of America by J. Anthony Lukas. Mr. Lukas died last June and the book ...
25Apr 19, 1995
Tragedy of the Inner City
In a conference entitled, “Common Ground: Where Can Liberals and Conservatives Agree?” panelists discussed how liberals and conservatives view the causes of and solutions to a variety of ...
1,432Mar 21, 1991
Book Discussion on Promised Land: The Great Black Migration
Mr. Lemann, correspondent for Atlantic Monthly, discussed his recent book, The Promised Land: The Great Black Migration and How It Changed America. The book details the movement of blacks ...
16Jan 5, 1989
History of the War on Poverty
The discussion is based on the author’s articles in the December, 1988 and January, 1989 issues of Atlantic Monthly.
97Dec 28, 1987
Politics of the 1960s and The New Left
11Dec 10, 1986
23Dec 5, 1984
Mr. Lemann discussed the federal deficit and the required steps for the government to balance the budget.