58Jan 2, 2000
The Future of Democracy
Participants talked about the prospects for the spread and development of democracy in the 21st century. Among the issues they addressed were human rights concerns, economic conditions, and the ...
111Jan 2, 2000
The Future of Planet Earth
Experts talked about the current state of environmental science and potential future changes in the world’s environment. Among the issues they addressed were global warming, natural ...
22Jan 2, 2000
The Prospect of Peace
Participants talked about challenges to peace in various locations around the world and spoke about potential changes in the international situations which would promote reconciliation and prevent ...
301Apr 20, 1999
Pamela Henson discussed the role of Presidents Andrew Jackson and John Q. Adams in the creation of the Smithsonian Institution along with the institutes early years and expansion.