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< Sunday, October 14 >

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7:00 am ET Approx. 48 min. LIVE Open Phones ; Telephone lines were open for viewer commentary on the question, “How effective are ... Telephone lines were open for viewer commentary on the question, “How effective are political ads?”
At the end of the program Nancy Calo previewed the Sunday morning political talk shows that were to air on C-SPAN Radio.
6:45 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Book Discussion on Islam and the Arab Awakening Tariq Ramadan talked about the causes behind the 2011 popular uprisings in North Africa and the ... Tariq Ramadan talked about the causes behind the 2011 popular uprisings in North Africa and the Middle East, and the role Islam will play in the futures of the countries involved. He also responded to questions from members of the audience at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C. 6:01 am ET Approx. 1 hr. Images of Generals McClellan and Lee Lincoln Bicentennial Foundation Chair Harold Holzer talks about the photographs, prints, and ... Lincoln Bicentennial Foundation Chair Harold Holzer talks about the photographs, prints, and political cartoons featuring two of the war’s leading generals, George B. McClellan and Robert E. Lee. He explains how the tone of those images changed over the course of the war and beyond, as dictated by each general’s successes and failures both on and off the battlefield. This hour-long talk is from the 2012 Civil War Institute Conference at Gettysburg College.
7:49 am ET Approx. 46 min. LIVE Presidential Debate Review ; Charles Hurt talked about the 2012 presidential campaign and the first presidential ... Charles Hurt talked about the 2012 presidential campaign and the first presidential debate. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. He also previewed the second debate between Mitt Romney and President Obama, and Governor Romney’s campaign strategy and policy positions. 8:07 am ET Approx. 6 min. Book Discussion on Cronkite ; History Professor Douglas Brinkley talked about his biography of long-time CBS “Evening ... History Professor Douglas Brinkley talked about his biography of long-time CBS “Evening News” anchor Walter Cronkite, who was often referred to as “the most trusted man in America.”
He was interviewed while at the 12th annual National Book Festival, held on the National Mall.
The program began and ended with scenes of the festival and scheduling information.
7:02 am ET Approx. 58 min. Q&A with David McCullough, Part One ; David McCullough talked about his newest book, The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris. The ... David McCullough talked about his newest book, The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris. The book focuses on a group of Americans who spent time living in Paris between 1830 and 1900 to study, work, and further their vocation. By telling their story, McCullough shows the influence of French medicine, culture, art, and politics on the young United States. 
The Americans included Samuel F.B. Morse; James Fenimore Cooper; Charles Sumner; Elizabeth Blackwell who would go on to become the first female doctor in the U.S.; pianist Louis Gottschalk; Harriett Beecher Stowe; Henry James; John Singer Sargent; Thomas Edison; Henry Adams; and many more.
This was the first of a two-part interview. The program identification number for Part Two is 299417-2.
8:38 am ET Approx. 41 min. LIVE Electoral College Vote Allocation ; ; Leonard Steinhorn talked about non-citizens' effect on the number of electoral college votes each ... Leonard Steinhorn talked about non-citizens' effect on the number of electoral college votes each state is allocated. Even though non-citizens, either legal or illegal, cannot vote, they are counted in the decennial census, which determines each state’s congressional seats and electoral college votes. He also answered viewer phone calls and electronic communications.
At the end of the program, Nancy Calo read news headlines from C-SPAN Radio.
8:15 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. Book Discussion on Escape from North Korea Author Melanie Kirkpatrick discussed her book, Escape from North Korea: The Untold Story of ... Author Melanie Kirkpatrick discussed her book, Escape from North Korea: The Untold Story of Asia’s Underground Railroad. Among the topics she addressed were the impact of U.S. sanctions and foreign policy on Korean dissidents, conditions for refugees in China, communications between North Korean ex-patriots and citizens of North Korea, and policies of the new regime of Kim Jong Un. Other participants also talked about humanitarian issues in North Korea and answered questions from the audience. 8:01 am ET Approx. 25 min. Massachusetts Maritime History ; Historian Richard Norton Smith toured three locations along Boston’s North Shore: Fort ... Historian Richard Norton Smith toured three locations along Boston’s North Shore: Fort Sewall in Marblehead, Massachusetts; the Salem Maritime National Historic Site and Custom House; and the Gloucester Fisherman’s Memorial.
These stops on the Presidents and Patriots Historical Tours' nine-day “New England by the Sea: Whales, Witches & Writers” tour were on October 7 and 8, 2011.
9:21 am ET Approx. 40 min. LIVE Cuban Missile Crisis 50th Anniversary ; Graham Allison talked about the 50th Anniversary of the Cuban missile crisis and the lessons ... Graham Allison talked about the 50th Anniversary of the Cuban missile crisis and the lessons learned from that could be applied to the current global environment. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 9:30 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Book Discussion on Winter of the World ; ; Historical novelist Ken Follett spoke about the second book in his Century Trilogy focusing ... Historical novelist Ken Follett spoke about the second book in his Century Trilogy focusing on American, English, German, Russian, and Welsh families as they traversed the social and political landscape of World War II. The novel covered a wide range of events from the burning of the Reichstag, to the bombing of Pearl Harbor and the battle of Midway, to the development and use of the atomic bomb. He also responded to questions from the audience. 8:27 am ET Approx. 3 min. President Kennedy's Cuban Missile Crisis Oval Office Address Archival footage of President John F. Kennedy’s Oval Office Address during the Cuban Missile ... Archival footage of President John F. Kennedy’s Oval Office Address during the Cuban Missile Crisis. On October 22, 1962 President Kennedy addressed the nation on the build-up of Soviet nuclear missiles on Cuba, saying he had ordered a quarantine of the island and would continue military surveillance missions. He also said that the U.S. would consider any attack on the Western Hemisphere an attack on the U.S., “requiring a full retaliatory response upon the Soviet Union.” He also called on international diplomatic organizations to back the U.S.
10:02 am ET Approx. 32 min. Newsmakers with Representative Jim Jordan Republican Study Committee Chair Representative Jim Jordan (OH) talked about the 2012 ... Republican Study Committee Chair Representative Jim Jordan (OH) talked about the 2012 elections. He discussed his battleground state of Ohio, his hopes for congressional actions during the lameduck session, and tax cuts made during the George W. Bush administration and other budget issues. 
The Republican Study Committee is a group of about 160 House Republicans organized for the purpose of advancing a conservative social and economic agenda in Congress.
10:32 am ET Approx. 45 min. Book Discussion on Strom Thurmond's America Joseph Crespino, history professor at Emory University, recounted the life and political career of ... Joseph Crespino, history professor at Emory University, recounted the life and political career of the late Senator Strom Thurmond of South Carolina (1902-2003). The author recalls the many events that composed the former Senator’s 47-year career, from his presidential candidacy in 1948 to his 24-hour filibuster in opposition to the Civil Rights Act of 1957, and his movement from the Democratic to Republican Party in 1964. Joseph Crespino speaks at Lemuria Books in Jackson, Mississippi. 8:30 am ET Approx. 57 min. Book Discussion on John Tyler: The Accidental President A look at the life of President John Tyler. Tyler was the first Vice President to become ... A look at the life of President John Tyler. Tyler was the first Vice President to become President after the death of an incumbent - in this case, William Henry Harrison. Historian Edward Crapol looks back at the man he sees as a bold leader - but who, in his own lifetime, was dubbed “His Accidency.” The Kansas City Public Library hosted this hour-long event.
10:36 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 34 min. Vice Presidential Debate ; ; Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) for the 2012 vice presidential debate ... Vice President Joe Biden and Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) for the 2012 vice presidential debate in the Norton Center for the Arts at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky. Both foreign and domestic issues were covered, including terrorism and intelligence, Libya, Korea, Iran, Afghanistan, Syria, Medicare, Social Security, tax policy, unemployment, health care, and abortion. Martha Raddatz moderated the debate which was presented in a split screen. 11:18 am ET Approx. 43 min. Book Discussion on Eminent Outlaws From the 12th annual National Book Festival on the National Mall in Washington, DC, Christopher ... From the 12th annual National Book Festival on the National Mall in Washington, DC, Christopher Bram presented his book, Eminent Outlaws: The Gay Writers Who Changed America. The book examined the influence of notable gay male writers in America and how the lives of these men were crucial to understanding the social and cultural history of the American 20th century. He responded to questions from the audience. 9:30 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. Presidential Candidates Debate Vice President George Bush and Governor Michael Dukakis met in the second of the two debates in ... Vice President George Bush and Governor Michael Dukakis met in the second of the two debates in the 1988 campaign. It was best-remembered for the first question, about the death penalty, asked by moderator Bernard Shaw of CNN. Other panelists were Margaret Warner (Newseek), Andrea Mitchell (NBC) and Ann Compton (ABC).
The debate was held in the Pauley Pavilion of the University of California, Los Angeles. Each candidate was questioned in turn with two minutes to respond and a one-minute rebuttal. The panelists were allowed to ask follow-up questions. Each candidate had two minutes for a closing statement.
12:10 pm ET Approx. 5 min. Vice Presidential Debate Viewers' Reaction, Part 1 Telephone lines were open for viewer reaction to the vice presidential debate between Vice ... Telephone lines were open for viewer reaction to the vice presidential debate between Vice President Joe Biden (D) and Representative Paul Ryan (R). Interviews in the spin room were shown and Professor Watson was interviewed by telephone. Video clips from the debate were shown between calls.
Scenes from after the debate in the Norton Center for the Arts and the spin room in Sutcliffe Hall at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, as well as video clips from the debate were shown in the background.
12:33 pm ET Approx. 28 min. After Words with John Jenkins ; Legal journalist John Jenkins detailed the early career and 33-year Supreme Court tenure of former ... Legal journalist John Jenkins detailed the early career and 33-year Supreme Court tenure of former Chief Justice William Rehnquist and spoke to Joan Biskupic about his book The Partisan: The Life of William Rehnquist. They talked about early influences on Chief Justice Rehnquist’s jurisprudence, legal thinking, and tenure on the court. He also talked about research for the book and information found in the primary sources. 11:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 7 min. 1862 Western Theater River Operations U.S. Naval Academy professor emeritus Craig Symonds spoke about military operations in the West ... U.S. Naval Academy professor emeritus Craig Symonds spoke about military operations in the West during the U.S. Civil War. He focused on significant naval battles along Western rivers, the use of a gun boat fleet, and military command and control along the western boarders. He also talked about the logistical challenges posed by the region, strategies employed by ground and naval forces, and the leadership of Union officers like General Ulysses S. Grant and Admiral Andrew H. Foote. He responded to questions from the audience.
12:18 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 54 min. Presidential Candidates Debate ; ; In the second of three debates between presidential candidates, Senators John McCain and Barack ... In the second of three debates between presidential candidates, Senators John McCain and Barack Obama answered questions submitted by a group of uncommitted voters identified by the Gallup Organization and via electronic mail. Questions focused on the economy, the crisis in the financial markets, U.S. troop deployments overseas, and other foreign policy issues.
During this town hall format debate, the candidates were seated on stools and free to move around the stage. Tom Brokaw moderated the event held at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee. The debate was shown in a full-screen format provided by the television network pool.
1:03 pm ET Approx. 38 min. Book Discussion on Negotiating with Iran ; Ambassador John W. Limbert talks about his book Negotiating with Iran: Wrestling the Ghosts of ... Ambassador John W. Limbert talks about his book Negotiating with Iran: Wrestling the Ghosts of History. He also shared his experiences being held hostage for 444 days during the Iran Hostage Crisis.
The interview, part of Book TV’s college series, was recorded at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
12:08 pm ET Approx. 3 min. Milwaukee History and Architecture Preview Kathy Kean, a retired Wisconsin High School U.S. History teacher took American History TV on a ... Kathy Kean, a retired Wisconsin High School U.S. History teacher took American History TV on a tour of historic buildings and neighborhoods in Milwaukee. The first, the Milwaukee Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, was completed in 1899, and has recently been restored. The other, the Milwaukee National Soldiers Home, is one of three authorized by Abraham Lincoln in March of 1865, and is still an active Veterans Affairs Center. Ms. Kean was named the Gilder Lehrman National History Teacher of the Year in 2004 and has organized history & architecture tours for over thirty years. Working with the non-profit preservation & educational organization, Historic Milwaukee, Inc., Kathy Kean believes that history can be taught by examining changing architectural styles and public spaces.
2:16 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 50 min. Diplomatic Security in Libya Security officials testified on their efforts to improve diplomatic safety in Libya before four ... Security officials testified on their efforts to improve diplomatic safety in Libya before four people were killed in the September 11, 2012, attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi. 1:42 pm ET Approx. 15 min. Book Discussion on The Rise of the President's Permanent Campagin ; U.S. Naval Academy professor Brendan Doherty talked about his book, The Rise of the ... U.S. Naval Academy professor Brendan Doherty talked about his book, The Rise of the President’s Permanent Campaign. He focused on the increasing amount of time presidents spend campaigning for their second term and for the campaigns of other members of their party.
The interview, part of Book TV’s college series, was recorded at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
12:12 pm ET Approx. 18 min. President Kennedy's Cuban Missile Crisis Oval Office Address Archival footage of President John F. Kennedy’s Oval Office Address during the Cuban Missile ... Archival footage of President John F. Kennedy’s Oval Office Address during the Cuban Missile Crisis. On October 22, 1962 President Kennedy addressed the nation on the build-up of Soviet nuclear missiles on Cuba, saying he had ordered a quarantine of the island and would continue military surveillance missions. He also said that the U.S. would consider any attack on the Western Hemisphere an attack on the U.S., “requiring a full retaliatory response upon the Soviet Union.” He also called on international diplomatic organizations to back the U.S.
4:07 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Senator Arlen Specter Oral History Interview, Part 5 ; ; Arlen Specter left the United States Senate in 2011 after a 30 year career. Soon afterwards, ... Arlen Specter left the United States Senate in 2011 after a 30 year career. Soon afterwards, he sat down for a series of extended oral history interviews with the Pennsylvania Cable Network. Specter reflected on events that took him from his Russian immigrant roots to his involvement in some of this country’s most momentous events - from his work on the Warren Commission investigating President Kennedy’s assassination to the Senate impeachment trial of President Clinton. We’re airing a selection of these interviews here on American History TV. In this excerpt, Specter talks about President Clinton’s impeachment, the September 11th 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States, and the subsequent PATRIOT Act and Iraq War. This program is about 90 minutes. 2:00 pm ET Approx. 55 min. Book Discussion on Syria: The Fall of the House of Assad ; Author David Lesch talked about his book, Syria: The Fall of the House of Assad. Among the ... Author David Lesch talked about his book, Syria: The Fall of the House of Assad. Among the topics were the rise of Bashar al-Assad in Syria, the faith that many in the West had that he would implement reforms in the country, and the Syrian ruler’s turn towards repression and violence in recent years. He responded to questions from the audience. 12:30 pm ET Approx. 4 hr. 10 min. LIVE Cuban Missile Crisis, A 50th Anniversary Retrospective Historians, scholars, filmmakers and journalists gathered for a 50th anniversary retrospective on ... Historians, scholars, filmmakers and journalists gathered for a 50th anniversary retrospective on the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis. Topics ranged from the history of the incident, its impact on the Cold War and generations following the crisis, diplomatic relations between the Soviet Union, the U.S. and Cuba, as well as international nuclear arms control policy in the ensuing decades. Short video and audio clips were shown during the presentations. Participants included Sergei Khrushchev, the son of Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev.
4:12 pm ET Approx. 40 min. Secretary Clinton on U.S. Policy in North Africa ; ; Secretary of State Clinton gave the keynote address at a conference on the political, economic, ... Secretary of State Clinton gave the keynote address at a conference on the political, economic, and security transition in the Maghreb region of Northwest Africa, which includes Libya, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, and Morocco. She said the State Department cannot prevent every act of violence directed at overseas diplomats, in reference to the September 11, 2012 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, Secretary Clinton stated that slain Ambassador Chris Stevens knew the risks when he volunteered for the assignment.
Jon Alterman made closing remarks for the Center for Strategic and International Studies' North Africa Conferenc.
3:00 pm ET Approx. 41 min. Book Discussion on Exceptional America Author Nick Adams talked about his book, Exceptional America: A Message Of Hope From A ... Author Nick Adams talked about his book, Exceptional America: A Message Of Hope From A Modern-Day De Tocqueville. As an Australian political commentator, he traveled across the United States to observe American politics and life, and explained why he thought the country was exceptional. 4:42 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. Senator Arlen Specter Oral History Interview, Part 2 ; ; Arlen Specter left the United States Senate in 2011 after a 30 year career. Soon afterwards, ... Arlen Specter left the United States Senate in 2011 after a 30 year career. Soon afterwards, he sat down for a series of extended oral history interviews with the Pennsylvania Cable Network. Specter reflects on events that take him from his Russian immigrant roots to his involvement in some of this country’s most momentous events - from his work on the Warren Commission investigating President Kennedy’s assassination to the Senate impeachment trial of President Clinton. 
We’re airing a selection of these interviews here on American History TV over the next few weeks. In this excerpt, Specter details his role on the Warren Commission, the evolution of the “single bullet theory,” and the trip to Dallas to question Jack Ruby, who shot and killed Lee Harvey Oswald while he was in police custody for the president’s assassination. This program is about one hour and 15 minutes. 
This program includes photographs taken during President Kennedy’s autopsy and may be offensive to some viewers
4:53 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Jamie Dimon Remarks on the Global Economy ; Jamie Dimon talked about the state of the global economy. He said that bond markets would ... Jamie Dimon talked about the state of the global economy. He said that bond markets would reject U.S. debt if Congress cannot reach an agreement on a federal budget. He also said JPMorgan did the government a favor by purchasing Bear Stearns, and lost up to $10 billion as a result. Mr. Dimon was interviewed by Mr. Haass and then responded to questions from members of the audience.
This was part of the CEO Speaker series sponsored by the Corporate Program of the Council on Foreign Relations.
3:51 pm ET Approx. 17 min. Book Discussion on The Tea Party Goes to Washington ; Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) talked about his book, The Tea Party Goes to Washington. He talked ... Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) talked about his book, The Tea Party Goes to Washington. He talked about his service in the U.S. Senate since January 2011 and the impact that the tea party movement has had on the government and how it has been misrepresented. Senator Paul was interviewed while at FreedomFest, the largest libertarian conference in the U.S., held annually in Las Vegas. 5:57 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. Images of Generals McClellan and Lee Lincoln Bicentennial Foundation Chair Harold Holzer talks about the photographs, prints, and ... Lincoln Bicentennial Foundation Chair Harold Holzer talks about the photographs, prints, and political cartoons featuring two of the war’s leading generals, George B. McClellan and Robert E. Lee. He explains how the tone of those images changed over the course of the war and beyond, as dictated by each general’s successes and failures both on and off the battlefield. This hour-long talk is from the 2012 Civil War Institute Conference at Gettysburg College.
5:57 pm ET Approx. 3 min. Senator Arlen Specter Oral History Interview, Part 4 ; ; In his 30 years representing Pennsylvania in the U.S. Senate, Arlen Specter participated in the ... In his 30 years representing Pennsylvania in the U.S. Senate, Arlen Specter participated in the confirmation hearings of 14 U.S. Supreme Court nominees. Soon after leaving the Senate in 2011, Specter sat down for a series of extended oral history interviews with the Pennsylvania Cable Network. In this excerpt, he recounts his experience as a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee as it considered the nominations of Robert Bork and Clarence Thomas. 4:10 pm ET Approx. 18 min. Book Discussion on Rollback ; Tom Woods talked about his latest book, Rollback: Repealing Big Government Before the Coming ... Tom Woods talked about his latest book, Rollback: Repealing Big Government Before the Coming Fiscal Collapse. He was interviewed while attending FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the U.S., which was held July 11-14, 2012, in Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel and Casino. 6:58 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Senator Arlen Specter Oral History Interview, Part 5 ; ; Arlen Specter left the United States Senate in 2011 after a 30 year career. Soon afterwards, ... Arlen Specter left the United States Senate in 2011 after a 30 year career. Soon afterwards, he sat down for a series of extended oral history interviews with the Pennsylvania Cable Network. Specter reflected on events that took him from his Russian immigrant roots to his involvement in some of this country’s most momentous events - from his work on the Warren Commission investigating President Kennedy’s assassination to the Senate impeachment trial of President Clinton. We’re airing a selection of these interviews here on American History TV. In this excerpt, Specter talks about President Clinton’s impeachment, the September 11th 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States, and the subsequent PATRIOT Act and Iraq War. This program is about 90 minutes.
6:00 pm ET Approx. 32 min. Newsmakers with Representative Jim Jordan Republican Study Committee Chair Representative Jim Jordan (OH) talked about the 2012 ... Republican Study Committee Chair Representative Jim Jordan (OH) talked about the 2012 elections. He discussed his battleground state of Ohio, his hopes for congressional actions during the lameduck session, and tax cuts made during the George W. Bush administration and other budget issues. 
The Republican Study Committee is a group of about 160 House Republicans organized for the purpose of advancing a conservative social and economic agenda in Congress.
4:29 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Book Discussion on Desert Reckoning Author Deanne Stillman talked about her book, Desert Reckoning: A Town Sheriff, a Mojave ... Author Deanne Stillman talked about her book, Desert Reckoning: A Town Sheriff, a Mojave Hermit, and the Biggest Manhunt in Modern California History. The book examines the case of Donald Kueck who shot deputy sheriff Stephen Sorenson in the Antelope Valley, a desert region north of Los Angeles. Ms. Stillman examined the changing landscape of the high Mojave Desert, which encompasses half of Los Angeles County and according to the author, had been a popular destination for individuals seeking to withdraw from the rest of society. She answered questions from members of the audience. 7:00 pm ET Approx. 25 min. Massachusetts Maritime History ; Historian Richard Norton Smith toured three locations along Boston’s North Shore: Fort ... Historian Richard Norton Smith toured three locations along Boston’s North Shore: Fort Sewall in Marblehead, Massachusetts; the Salem Maritime National Historic Site and Custom House; and the Gloucester Fisherman’s Memorial.
These stops on the Presidents and Patriots Historical Tours' nine-day “New England by the Sea: Whales, Witches & Writers” tour were on October 7 and 8, 2011.
6:33 pm ET Approx. 10 min. Mitt Romney Campaign Event in Summerlin, Nevada ; ; Republican politicians spoke at a campaign rally in Summerlin, Nevada Republican politicians spoke at a campaign rally in Summerlin, Nevada 5:53 pm ET Approx. 7 min. Book Discussion on Hemingway's Boat ; Paul Hendrickson talked about his biography, Hemingway’s Boat: Everything He Loved in ... Paul Hendrickson talked about his biography, Hemingway’s Boat: Everything He Loved in Life, and Lost.
He was interviewed while at the 12th annual National Book Festival, held on the National Mall.
The program began and ended with scenes of the festival and scheduling information.
7:26 pm ET Approx. 3 min. Senator Arlen Specter Oral History Interview, Part 4 ; ; In his 30 years representing Pennsylvania in the U.S. Senate, Arlen Specter participated in the ... In his 30 years representing Pennsylvania in the U.S. Senate, Arlen Specter participated in the confirmation hearings of 14 U.S. Supreme Court nominees. Soon after leaving the Senate in 2011, Specter sat down for a series of extended oral history interviews with the Pennsylvania Cable Network. In this excerpt, he recounts his experience as a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee as it considered the nominations of Robert Bork and Clarence Thomas.
6:44 pm ET Approx. 27 min. Governor Deval Patrick at President Obama Event ; ; Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and others spoke at a Democratic National Committee Bus Tour ... Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and others spoke at a Democratic National Committee Bus Tour Event in Virginia. 6:01 pm ET Approx. 57 min. Book Discussion on Femme Fatale Pat Shipman talked about her book Femme Fatale: Love, Lies, and the Unknown Life of Mata ... Pat Shipman talked about her book Femme Fatale: Love, Lies, and the Unknown Life of Mata Hari, published by William Morrow. The book profiles the life of Margaretha Zelle who fled her Dutch upbringing and arrived in Paris in 1903 recast as Mata Hari, dancer and later accused spy. Throughout World War I Mata Hari became renowned for her performances and became entangled in a web of espionage. Ms. Shipman argues that she was a naive scapegoat. She read excertps from the book. 7:30 pm ET Approx. 57 min. Book Discussion on John Tyler: The Accidental President A look at the life of President John Tyler. Tyler was the first Vice President to become ... A look at the life of President John Tyler. Tyler was the first Vice President to become President after the death of an incumbent - in this case, William Henry Harrison. Historian Edward Crapol looks back at the man he sees as a bold leader - but who, in his own lifetime, was dubbed “His Accidency.” The Kansas City Public Library hosted this hour-long event.
7:12 pm ET Approx. 46 min. Presidential Debate Review ; Charles Hurt talked about the 2012 presidential campaign and the first presidential ... Charles Hurt talked about the 2012 presidential campaign and the first presidential debate. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. He also previewed the second debate between Mitt Romney and President Obama, and Governor Romney’s campaign strategy and policy positions. 7:01 pm ET Approx. 59 min. Book Discussion on Who Stole the American Dream? Pulitzer Prize winner Hedrick Smith discussed his book, Who Stole the American Dream?, in ... Pulitzer Prize winner Hedrick Smith discussed his book, Who Stole the American Dream?, in which he argues that over the past four decades the American Dream had been dismantled and the U.S. had become two Americas. He responded to questions from the audience. 8:28 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Emancipation Memorial Pre-dating the Lincoln Memorial by almost 50 years, the Emancipation Memorial in Washington, ... Pre-dating the Lincoln Memorial by almost 50 years, the Emancipation Memorial in Washington, DC’s Lincoln Park depicts the 16th president freeing a slave. Designed and sculpted by Thomas Ball, it was funded by money donated by freed African Americans. Frederick Douglass spoke at the monument’s dedication in 1876, and expressed some criticism about its design and symbolism. It is still controversial today.
Historian and author Richard Norton Smith narrates.
8:00 pm ET Approx. 57 min. Q&A with Evan Thomas ; Evan Thomas talked about Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save ... Evan Thomas talked about Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save the World, his narrative of the president’s 1953-1961 term in office. In the book he suggested that President Eisenhower used the threat of nuclear war to prevent open conflict with the Soviet Union while never fully revealing just how far he was willing to go in deploying the weapons. He also detailed the personal aspects of Eisenhower and his presidency, including his relationship with his wife Mamie, his temper and health problems, and the 800 rounds of golf he played during his presidency. Topics included his relations with his contemporaries, including Central Intelligence Agency Director Allen Dulles, General Curtis LeMay, who pushed for a preemptive nuclear strike against the Soviets, and members of the press such as leading critic Joseph Alsop. Video clips were shown of Eisenhower home movies and his farewell address. Mr. Thomas also reacted to clips of previous appearances on C-SPAN. 8:01 pm ET Approx. 30 min. Book Discussion on The Distance Between Us ; Author Reyna Grande talked about her book, The Distance Between Us: A Memoir, in which she ... Author Reyna Grande talked about her book, The Distance Between Us: A Memoir, in which she shares her experiences growing up in Mexico without her parents, who immigrated to the United States illegally to find work, and discusses what life was like for her and her siblings when they eventually made it to the U.S. years later. Ms. Grande was interviewed at the “Fall for the Book” festival, held in Fairfax, VA. 8:30 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. Office of the DCI History Collection Intelligence experts spoke about the history of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), its ... Intelligence experts spoke about the history of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), its relationship with various branches of government, and the progression of intelligence policy over the past few decades. Their remarks were part of a day-long symposium on the history of the CIA and collections held at George Mason University. Following their remarks they responded to questions from the audience.
8:59 pm ET Approx. 12 min. Mayor Bloomberg Remarks at the British Conservative Party Conference New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg spoke at the British Conservative Party conference. He ... New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg spoke at the British Conservative Party conference. He praised the efforts of Prime Minister David Cameron and his government. Mayor Bloomberg also talked about the success of the London 2012 Olympics and the coalition government’s deficit reduction plan. He called the prime minister a “gold medal prime minister, declaring, "America succeeds when Britain succeeds.” 8:32 pm ET Approx. 24 min. Book Discussion on The Richest Woman in America Biographer Janet Wallach recalled the life of Hetty Green (1834-1916), whose investment of her ... Biographer Janet Wallach recalled the life of Hetty Green (1834-1916), whose investment of her family inheritance resulted in a net worth of close to $100 million ($2.5 billion adjusted for inflation) by the end of her life. Janet Wallach speaks at Corner Bookshop in New York City and answered questions from the audience. 9:49 pm ET Approx. 9 min. The Maine State House Dan Fournier talked about the history of the Maine State House and some of the stories related to ... Dan Fournier talked about the history of the Maine State House and some of the stories related to governors throughout the state’s history. 
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Augusta, Maine, on September 10-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
9:12 pm ET Approx. 50 min. Prime Minister Cameron Remarks at the Conservative Party Conference ; British Prime Minister and Conservative Party leader David Cameron addressed Conservative Party ... British Prime Minister and Conservative Party leader David Cameron addressed Conservative Party members at their annual conference. He talked about building an “aspiration nation” and identified the key differences between the opposition Labour Party and the Conservative Party, specifically in education, the National Health Service, and welfare reform. 9:00 pm ET Approx. 39 min. After Words with Marguerite Guzman Bouvard ; Poet and professor Marguerite Guzman Bouvard focused on the battles U.S. veterans must endure once ... Poet and professor Marguerite Guzman Bouvard focused on the battles U.S. veterans must endure once they return home from serving in combat zones. She argued that unconventional weaponry and multiple deployments compound cases of post-traumatic stress disorder, and civilian society is often ill-equipped to assist debilitated veterans. Ms. Bouvard spoke with Democracy Now!'s Amy Goodman. 12:45 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 24 min. Cuban Missile Crisis, A 50th Anniversary Retrospective Historians, scholars, filmmakers and journalists gathered for a 50th anniversary retrospective on ... Historians, scholars, filmmakers and journalists gathered for a 50th anniversary retrospective on the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis. Topics ranged from the history of the incident, its impact on the Cold War and generations following the crisis, diplomatic relations between the Soviet Union, the U.S. and Cuba, as well as international nuclear arms control policy in the ensuing decades. Short video and audio clips were shown during the presentations. Participants included Sergei Khrushchev, the son of Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev.
10:04 pm ET Approx. 52 min. Book Discussion on Life Among the Cannibals ; Former Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Specter talked about his political career, during which he ... Former Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Specter talked about his political career, during which he changed from the Republican to Democratic Party, and the split between old guard members of his former party and members supported by the tea party movement. He focused on the extreme partisanship which causes incumbents to loose their primary elections because of how they cast one vote in Congress. During this event from the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Senator Specter was in conversation with former Representative Mike Castle (R-DE) and responded to questions from members of the audience. 9:45 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Book Discussion on Golden ; Chicago Tribune reporters Jeff Coen and John Chase, authors of Golden: How Rod ... Chicago Tribune reporters Jeff Coen and John Chase, authors of Golden: How Rod Blagojevich Talked Himself out of the Governor’s Office and into Prison, talked about the political career of Rod Blagojevich, former governor of Illinois. The authors utilized several resources, including FBI phone transcripts to examine the former governor’s actions leading to his impeachment. They also responded to questions from the audience. 2:09 am ET Approx. 5 min. Milwaukee History and Architecture Kathy Kean, a retired U.S. History teacher, toured historic neighborhoods and buildings in ... Kathy Kean, a retired U.S. History teacher, toured historic neighborhoods and buildings in Milwaukee, including the 1879 Grain Exchange and the Walker’s Point Historic District. 
This is the second of a two-part look at Milwaukee architecture.
11:00 pm ET Approx. 58 min. Q&A with Evan Thomas ; Evan Thomas talked about Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save ... Evan Thomas talked about Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save the World, his narrative of the president’s 1953-1961 term in office. In the book he suggested that President Eisenhower used the threat of nuclear war to prevent open conflict with the Soviet Union while never fully revealing just how far he was willing to go in deploying the weapons. He also detailed the personal aspects of Eisenhower and his presidency, including his relationship with his wife Mamie, his temper and health problems, and the 800 rounds of golf he played during his presidency. Topics included his relations with his contemporaries, including Central Intelligence Agency Director Allen Dulles, General Curtis LeMay, who pushed for a preemptive nuclear strike against the Soviets, and members of the press such as leading critic Joseph Alsop. Video clips were shown of Eisenhower home movies and his farewell address. Mr. Thomas also reacted to clips of previous appearances on C-SPAN. 11:00 pm ET Approx. 42 min. Book Discussion on Into the Fire ; ; Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer talked about his book, Into the Fire: A Firsthand Account ... Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer talked about his book, Into the Fire: A Firsthand Account of the Most Extraordinary Battle in the Afghan War. He also responded to questions from the audience. 2:15 am ET Approx. 44 min. World War II Veterans Mark Victory over Japan Day U.S. and Japanese Veterans of World War II spoke at an event marking Victory over Japan ... U.S. and Japanese Veterans of World War II spoke at an event marking Victory over Japan Day. Fiske Hanley, a B-29 crew member shot down on his 7th mission over Japan, and Bill Nagase, who was a 14 year old Kamikaze pilot, spoke about their experiences at the end of the war, and subsequent meeting during the 1970s, ans subsequent friendship. They responded to questions from the audience.
12:01 am ET Approx. 50 min. Prime Minister Cameron Remarks at the Conservative Party Conference ; British Prime Minister and Conservative Party leader David Cameron addressed Conservative Party ... British Prime Minister and Conservative Party leader David Cameron addressed Conservative Party members at their annual conference. He talked about building an “aspiration nation” and identified the key differences between the opposition Labour Party and the Conservative Party, specifically in education, the National Health Service, and welfare reform. 11:42 pm ET Approx. 17 min. Book Discussion on It's a Jetson's World and Bourbon for Breakfast ; Jeffrey Tucker talked about two recent books of essays, It’s a Jetson’s World: ... Jeffrey Tucker talked about two recent books of essays, It’s a Jetson’s World: Private Miracles and Public Crimes and Bourbon for Breakfast: Living Outside the Statist Quo. In his books he extolls the inventiveness of the free market economy and excoriates the intrusion of the federal government.
He was interviewed while at FreedomFest, the largest libertarian conference in the U.S., which was held July 11-14, 2012, in Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel and Casino.
3:00 am ET Approx. 58 min. Q&A with David McCullough, Part One ; David McCullough talked about his newest book, The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris. The ... David McCullough talked about his newest book, The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris. The book focuses on a group of Americans who spent time living in Paris between 1830 and 1900 to study, work, and further their vocation. By telling their story, McCullough shows the influence of French medicine, culture, art, and politics on the young United States. 
The Americans included Samuel F.B. Morse; James Fenimore Cooper; Charles Sumner; Elizabeth Blackwell who would go on to become the first female doctor in the U.S.; pianist Louis Gottschalk; Harriett Beecher Stowe; Henry James; John Singer Sargent; Thomas Edison; Henry Adams; and many more.
This was the first of a two-part interview. The program identification number for Part Two is 299417-2.
12:53 am ET Approx. 10 min. Mitt Romney Campaign Event in Summerlin, Nevada ; ; Republican politicians spoke at a campaign rally in Summerlin, Nevada Republican politicians spoke at a campaign rally in Summerlin, Nevada 12:00 am ET Approx. 38 min. After Words with Marguerite Guzman Bouvard ; Poet and professor Marguerite Guzman Bouvard focused on the battles U.S. veterans must endure once ... Poet and professor Marguerite Guzman Bouvard focused on the battles U.S. veterans must endure once they return home from serving in combat zones. She argued that unconventional weaponry and multiple deployments compound cases of post-traumatic stress disorder, and civilian society is often ill-equipped to assist debilitated veterans. Ms. Bouvard spoke with Democracy Now!'s Amy Goodman. 4:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Eileen Shanahan Oral History Interview, Part 2 ; Eileen Shanahan talked about her life and career. In the early 1960s Eileen Shanahan was the ... Eileen Shanahan talked about her life and career. In the early 1960s Eileen Shanahan was the first female reporter in the New York Times Washington Bureau to cover anything other than first ladies. After 14 years at the Times, she became a named plaintiff in the sex discrimination lawsuit against them in 1974. She went on to be a spokesperson for the Carter administration and later a managing editor at a number of other papers.
This is the second of two parts.
This oral history interview was conducted by Mary Marshall Clark on May 21, 1994, for the Washington Press Club Foundation as part of its oral history project “Women in Journalism.” The interview was conducted in the home of Betsy Wade in New York City.
1:04 am ET Approx. 27 min. Governor Deval Patrick at President Obama Event ; ; Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and others spoke at a Democratic National Committee Bus Tour ... Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and others spoke at a Democratic National Committee Bus Tour Event in Virginia. 12:40 am ET Approx. 19 min. Book Discussion on The Making of Modern Economics ; Mark Skousen, co-founder of FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the U.S., ... Mark Skousen, co-founder of FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the U.S., talked about the Fest, his life, and his book, The Making of Modern Economics. He was interviewed in Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel and Casino, where the conference was held. 5:05 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. The Secession Crisis History Professor Susan Schulten discussed the causes of America’s Civil War, including ... History Professor Susan Schulten discussed the causes of America’s Civil War, including President Abraham Lincoln’s refusal to allow slavery to expand into new territories. Professor Schulten explained that Lincoln refused to recognize the Confederacy as legitimate and viewed secession as illegal. The class took place at the University of Denver.
1:32 am ET Approx. 6 min. Obama Visits Campaign Office in Williamsburg, VA President Barack Obama took pizza to campaign volunteers in Williamsburg, Virginia, and made ... President Barack Obama took pizza to campaign volunteers in Williamsburg, Virginia, and made telephone calls to thank campaign volunteers. 1:00 am ET Approx. 38 min. Book Discussion on Negotiating with Iran ; Ambassador John W. Limbert talks about his book Negotiating with Iran: Wrestling the Ghosts of ... Ambassador John W. Limbert talks about his book Negotiating with Iran: Wrestling the Ghosts of History. He also shared his experiences being held hostage for 444 days during the Iran Hostage Crisis.
The interview, part of Book TV’s college series, was recorded at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
6:41 am ET Approx. 5 min. Milwaukee History and Architecture Kathy Kean, a retired U.S. History teacher, toured historic neighborhoods and buildings in ... Kathy Kean, a retired U.S. History teacher, toured historic neighborhoods and buildings in Milwaukee, including the 1879 Grain Exchange and the Walker’s Point Historic District. 
This is the second of a two-part look at Milwaukee architecture.
1:41 am ET Approx. 46 min. Presidential Debate Review ; Charles Hurt talked about the 2012 presidential campaign and the first presidential ... Charles Hurt talked about the 2012 presidential campaign and the first presidential debate. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. He also previewed the second debate between Mitt Romney and President Obama, and Governor Romney’s campaign strategy and policy positions. 1:39 am ET Approx. 15 min. Book Discussion on The Rise of the President's Permanent Campagin ; U.S. Naval Academy professor Brendan Doherty talked about his book, The Rise of the ... U.S. Naval Academy professor Brendan Doherty talked about his book, The Rise of the President’s Permanent Campaign. He focused on the increasing amount of time presidents spend campaigning for their second term and for the campaigns of other members of their party.
The interview, part of Book TV’s college series, was recorded at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
6:47 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Book Discussion on Rising up from Indian Country ; Author Ann Durkin Keating presents an illustrated lecture based on her latest book, Rising Up ... Author Ann Durkin Keating presents an illustrated lecture based on her latest book, Rising Up from Indian Country: The Battle of Fort Dearborn and the Birth of Chicago. She talked about the early history of the area that would become Chicago, the role that the 1812 massacre at Fort Dearborn played in the settling of the territories, and the early life of Chicago. She also responded to questions.
2:30 am ET Approx. 50 min. Connecticut Senate Debate Republican Linda McMahon and Democrat Chris Murphy meet in their second debate for the Senate seat ... Republican Linda McMahon and Democrat Chris Murphy meet in their second debate for the Senate seat of retiring Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman. Issues discussed included personal finances, campaign tactics, voting records, positions on women’s health care, and economic plans. Sponsored by FOXCT, The Hartford Courant, and the Connecticut Daily Newspaper Association, at the University of Connecticut.
Courtesy of Fox CT-TV.
1:55 am ET Approx. 4 min. Anna Quindlen on Writing Anna Quindlen talked about her writing process. She was interviewed in her house in New York ... Anna Quindlen talked about her writing process. She was interviewed in her house in New York City. This program was aired during the live program ID 305881-1 on June 3, 2012, “In Depth with Anna Quindlen.”
3:21 am ET Approx. 57 min. Senator Schumer on U.S. Tax Policy ; Senator Chuck. Schumer (D-NY) talked about the Democratic Party’s approach to tax ... Senator Chuck. Schumer (D-NY) talked about the Democratic Party’s approach to tax policy during the 2012 elections. In his remarks he rejected the idea of cutting tax rates, arguing that addressing the deficit should instead be the focus. He further said the top rate should rise as scheduled to 39.6 percent for the 2013 tax year. He responded to questions from the reporters in the audience. 1:59 am ET Approx. 43 min. Book Discussion on The Good Girls Revolt Lynn Povich, the first female senior editor at Newsweek magazine, recounted her ... Lynn Povich, the first female senior editor at Newsweek magazine, recounted her involvement, with 46 of her female colleagues, in a class action lawsuit against Newsweek for hiring and promotion discrimination on March 16, 1970. The author recalled the lead-up and execution of the lawsuit, filed the same day the magazine ran a cover-story on the women’s movement, and the affect the lawsuit had on the litigants and future female journalists. Lynn Povich spoke at Books Inc. in Palo Alto, California.
4:19 am ET Approx. 6 min. Obama Visits Campaign Office in Williamsburg, VA President Barack Obama took pizza to campaign volunteers in Williamsburg, Virginia, and made ... President Barack Obama took pizza to campaign volunteers in Williamsburg, Virginia, and made telephone calls to thank campaign volunteers. 2:45 am ET Approx. 15 min. Book Discussion on The Conscience of a Libertarian ; Wayne Allyn Root talked about his book, The Conscience of a Libertarian: Empowering the Citizen ... Wayne Allyn Root talked about his book, The Conscience of a Libertarian: Empowering the Citizen Revolution with God, Guns, Gold and Tax Cuts. He was interviewed while attending FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the U.S., which was held July 11-14, 2012, in Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel and Casino.
4:26 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. National Security and the 2012 Election National security advisers to the Romney and Obama campaigns talked about where the presidential ... National security advisers to the Romney and Obama campaigns talked about where the presidential candidates stand on the major foreign policy and defense issues. Topics included recent events in the Middle East, troop levels in Afghanistan, and the tension between Iran and Israel. Also discussed were the automatic federal spending cuts, including $500 billion in defense cuts over a decade, if sequestration would be triggered in January 2013 by Congress not passing $1.2 trillion in deficit reduction. 
This surrogate debate, “Election 2012: The National Security Agenda Debate,” was moderated by representatives of the three sponsoring organizations. The campaign representatives also responded to questions from members of the audience in the Willard InterContinental Hotel Grand Ballroom.
3:00 am ET Approx. 38 min. After Words with Marguerite Guzman Bouvard ; Poet and professor Marguerite Guzman Bouvard focused on the battles U.S. veterans must endure once ... Poet and professor Marguerite Guzman Bouvard focused on the battles U.S. veterans must endure once they return home from serving in combat zones. She argued that unconventional weaponry and multiple deployments compound cases of post-traumatic stress disorder, and civilian society is often ill-equipped to assist debilitated veterans. Ms. Bouvard spoke with Democracy Now!'s Amy Goodman.
6:00 am ET Approx. 58 min. Q&A with Evan Thomas ; Evan Thomas talked about Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save ... Evan Thomas talked about Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save the World, his narrative of the president’s 1953-1961 term in office. In the book he suggested that President Eisenhower used the threat of nuclear war to prevent open conflict with the Soviet Union while never fully revealing just how far he was willing to go in deploying the weapons. He also detailed the personal aspects of Eisenhower and his presidency, including his relationship with his wife Mamie, his temper and health problems, and the 800 rounds of golf he played during his presidency. Topics included his relations with his contemporaries, including Central Intelligence Agency Director Allen Dulles, General Curtis LeMay, who pushed for a preemptive nuclear strike against the Soviets, and members of the press such as leading critic Joseph Alsop. Video clips were shown of Eisenhower home movies and his farewell address. Mr. Thomas also reacted to clips of previous appearances on C-SPAN. 3:40 am ET Approx. 42 min. Book Discussion on The Quest Daniel Yergin talked about his book, The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the ... Daniel Yergin talked about his book, The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World. The book focused on the role energy and energy security had influenced global politics and economics. Among the topics were energy security and the future of the oil supply, the development and evolution of electric power, the study of climate change and its relationship to energy, the emergence of new energies and renewables, and transportation and the automobile.
4:23 am ET Approx. 32 min. Book Discussion on The Quest ; ; Daniel Yergin talked about his book, The Quest: Energy, Security and the Remaking of the Modern ... Daniel Yergin talked about his book, The Quest: Energy, Security and the Remaking of the Modern World. It is a follow-up to his Pulitzer Prize-winning 1992 book, The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil Money and Power. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
He was interviewed by Steven Mufson, staff writer for The Washington Post, while at the 12th annual National Book Festival, held on the National Mall.
The program opened and closed with scenes of the festival and scheduling information.
4:55 am ET Approx. 5 min. Book Discussion on Watergate: A Novel ; Thomas Mallon talked about his book, Watergate: A Novel.
He was interviewed while at ...
Thomas Mallon talked about his book, Watergate: A Novel.
He was interviewed while at the 12th annual National Book Festival, held on the National Mall.
The program opened and closed with scenes of the festival and scheduling information.
5:00 am ET Approx. 57 min. Book Discussion on In the Shadow of Greatness Members of the 2002 U.S. Naval Academy graduating class spoke about the book In the Shadow of ... Members of the 2002 U.S. Naval Academy graduating class spoke about the book In the Shadow of Greatness: Voices of Leadership, Sacrifice, and Service from America’s Longest War, which chronicled their experiences serving in Iraq and Afghanistan in the years following the September 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience.
6:00 am ET Approx. 15 min. Book Discussion on The Creature from Jekyll Island ; G. Edward Griffin talked about his book, The Creature from Jekyll Island, which is a ... G. Edward Griffin talked about his book, The Creature from Jekyll Island, which is a history of the creation of the Federal Reserve System. He was interviewed while attending FreedomFest, the libertarian conference held July 11-14, 2012, in Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel and Casino.
6:16 am ET Approx. 54 min. Book Discussion on Israel: The Will to Prevail Danny Danon, deputy speaker of the Knesset and chairman of the World Likud Organization, argued ... Danny Danon, deputy speaker of the Knesset and chairman of the World Likud Organization, argued that Israel will never reach its security and foreign policy goals while under the wing of the United States, which he says does not always have Israel’s best interest at heart. He responded to questions from members of the audience at Politics and Prose Bookstore.