930Apr 26, 1999
Harry Truman and the 1948 Election
Harold Gullen talked about the 1948 presidential election. Late on election night, 1948, it was thought that Thomas Dewey had defeated Truman, but final returns showed that Truman was the ...
195Nov 3, 2006
Book Discussion on The Solzhenitsyn Reader
A reception was held to launch a new book, The Solzhenitsyn Reader: New and Essential Writings, 1947-2005, published by Intercollegiate Studies Institute Books. This collection contains ...
192Aug 8, 2001
Book Discussion on Frank Furness: Architecture and the Violent Mind
Mr. Lewis talked about his biography, Frank Furness: Architecture and the Violent Mind, published by W.W. Norton. The author described the life of Victorian architect, Frank ...
59Apr 19, 2006
Book Discussion on Muzzled
Michael Smerconish talked about his book Muzzled: From T-Ball to Terrorism: True Stories That Should Be Fiction, published by Nelson Current. He told stories from his book, which ...
54May 17, 1997
Mr. Humes, a fomer White House speechwriter and historian, spoke about the life and times of Benjamin Franklin. He talked about Franklin’s experiences as a young man and printer in ...
49Jan 1, 2004
Book Discussion on Flying Blind: Political Correctness
Mr. Smerconish talked about his book Flying Blind: How Political Correctness Continues to Compromise Airline Safety Post 9/11, published by Running Press. It addressed the policies ...
16Dec 6, 1996
Social Security and Entitlements
Chairman Greenspan, who chaired a 1983 commission on Social Security reform, spoke about the future of this and other entitlement programs. He examined numerous economic statistics relating to ...