C-SPAN Schedule

< Sunday, November 10 >

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7:00 am ET Approx. 46 min. LIVE Open Phones ; Telephone lines were open for viewers who identify as Republicans to respond to the question, ... Telephone lines were open for viewers who identify as Republicans to respond to the question, “Who are the leading candidates for the 2016 Republican nominee?”

At the conclusion of the program C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo previewed the Sunday morning talk shows.
6:47 am ET Approx. 46 min. Book Discussion on The Idealist ; Nina Munk talked about her book, The Idealist: Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty, ... Nina Munk talked about her book, The Idealist: Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty, in which she chronicles the promise and eventual failure of Jeffrey Sachs' Millennium Village Project that had the end goal of eradicating poverty around the world. She spent 6 years following Jeffrey Sachs and his project team in Africa. During this event, hosted by the Reason Foundation, Ms. Munk spoke with Gene Epstein of Barron’s Financial Weekly. 6:28 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Legacy of Emancipation David Blight talked about the policy decisions and political struggles that led to the ... David Blight talked about the policy decisions and political struggles that led to the emancipation of slaves during the Civil War. He spoke about the political maneuvering that occurred during the Civil War, and the motivations behind Abraham Lincoln’s decision to issue the Emancipation Proclamation. He also recounted the reactions to the Proclamation, from northern abolitionists, to southern slave holders, to the slaves themselves. The German Historical Institute in Washington, DC hosted this event as part of a lecture series on how societies around the world abolished slavery.
7:48 am ET Approx. 45 min. LIVE Washington Politics and Elections ; Matt Lewis talked about elections and congressional politics, and responded to telephone calls and ... Matt Lewis talked about elections and congressional politics, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the previous week’s gubernatorial elections in New Jersey and Virginia, the 2014 midterm and 2016 presidential elections, and the future of the Republican Party and conservatism. He also discussed policy issues such as the health care law, immigration, Senate passage of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, and taxes and fiscal policy. 7:45 am ET Approx. 30 min. Book Discussion on Willard Garvey: An Epic Life Maura McEnaney talked about her book, Willard Garvey: An Epic Life, in which she recounts ... Maura McEnaney talked about her book, Willard Garvey: An Epic Life, in which she recounts the life of the late entrepreneur Willard Garvey, who financed housing projects throughout the world and championed privatization and a limited government. Ms. McEnaney spoke at the Botanica Gardens in Wichita, Kansas. 8:00 am ET Approx. 28 min. Old Guard Leather Shop ; The 3rd U.S. Infantry Caisson Platoon in Arlington, Virginia, was toured. Based in Fort Myer, ... The 3rd U.S. Infantry Caisson Platoon in Arlington, Virginia, was toured. Based in Fort Myer, the Old Guard conducts up to eight full-honors funerals each day with horse-drawn caissons. Video clips were shown of a 2003 funeral and President Kennedy’s funeral and pictures were shown of President Reagan’s funeral. Video clips were also shown of President Johnson’s inauguration.
Work begins at four a.m. when the horses are washed and the tack is cleaned and polished. Specialist Friddel, a rider, talked about his work.
Near the horse stables is the Caisson Platoon Leather Shop. Eugene Burks has worked in the Leather Shop since 1981. He talked about the work involved in preparing funeral caissons according to centuries-old traditions. He demonstrated his work, including the modern machines used as well as traditional techniques.
8:35 am ET Approx. 42 min. LIVE U.S. Electoral System and Congressional Gridlock ; Rob Richie talked about his FairVote group’s view that the U.S. electoral system and ... Rob Richie talked about his FairVote group’s view that the U.S. electoral system and antiquated voting laws were contributing to congressional gridlock. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

At the conclusion of the program C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo previewed the Sunday morning talk shows.
8:17 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 36 min. Book Discussion on Spying on Democracy ; Heidi Boghosian talked about her book, Spying on Democracy: Government Surveillance, Corporate ... Heidi Boghosian talked about her book, Spying on Democracy: Government Surveillance, Corporate Power and Public Resistance, in which she discusses the increasing surveillance of American citizens by the government and the dangers posed by this development. During this event hosted by Berkeley Arts and Letters, Ms. Boghosian spoke with Robert Scheer. 8:30 am ET Approx. 18 min. Space Effort President Kennedy talked about the U.S. space program, arguing that America should be the leader ... President Kennedy talked about the U.S. space program, arguing that America should be the leader in space exploration and the first to land a man on the moon. He said his goal to send a man to the moon before the end of the decade. 
9:19 am ET Approx. 41 min. LIVE U.S. Surveillance and Foreign Relations ; Charles Kupchan talked about the ramifications of U.S. spying on foreign citizens, governments and ... Charles Kupchan talked about the ramifications of U.S. spying on foreign citizens, governments and leaders, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included U.S. international and diplomatic relations, Edward’s Snowden’s role in the National Security Agency leaks, and efforts by some foreign governments to offer him asylum and clemency. 9:53 am ET Approx. 6 min. Interview with Natasha Trethewey ; U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey talked about her life and work. She was interviewed at ... U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey talked about her life and work. She was interviewed at the 2013 National Book Festival, held on September 21-22 by the Library of Congress on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. 8:48 am ET Approx. 10 min. The Time of Apollo The Time of Apollo is a NASA film that reflects upon the Apollo program with narration by ... The Time of Apollo is a NASA film that reflects upon the Apollo program with narration by actor Burgess Meredith.
10:00 am ET Approx. 29 min. Newsmakers with Senator Charles Grassley Senator Charles Grassley (R-IA) talked about some of the main issues in Congress. They ... Senator Charles Grassley (R-IA) talked about some of the main issues in Congress. They included the Farm Bill and Congress’s questioning of the Affordable Care Act and of National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance practices. He talked about challenges facing the Budget Conference Committee that had a December 13, 2013, deadline to produce a budget to be sent to both houses as part of the deal to end a federal government shutdown and avoid default. He also talked about Republican politics after the elections that Tuesday. After the interview, the reporters discussed his responses with the host. 10:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. Book Discussion on Never Trust a Liberal Over 3-Especially a Republican Ann Coulter talked about her book, Never Trust a Liberal Over 3-Especially a Republican, a ... Ann Coulter talked about her book, Never Trust a Liberal Over 3-Especially a Republican, a collection of essays on politics, culture, and the media. She spoke at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library in Yorba Linda, California. 9:01 am ET Approx. 55 min. Strategy and the Civil War ; Professor Donald Stoker talked about the strategy and tactics of Union and Confederate armies ... Professor Donald Stoker talked about the strategy and tactics of Union and Confederate armies during the Civil War. He spoke about the objectives of Union General George McClellan and Confederate General Braxton Bragg, and how missed opportunities on both sides affected the outcome of the war. The Bryant Park Corporation, Oxford University Press and the New-York Historical Society co-hosted the event.
10:31 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 35 min. Health Insurance Exchanges Secretary Kathleen Sebelius updated the committee on the status of fixing the ongoing difficulties ... Secretary Kathleen Sebelius updated the committee on the status of fixing the ongoing difficulties with the Affordable Care Act’s HealthCare.gov insurance exchanges. She said many improvements had been made, but much more work still needed to be done. In responding to a question as to why she did not decide to shut down the site until all issues were resolved, she that accord to experts' analysis, doing so would not help. She stressed that the site was fixable and not fatally flawed. 11:12 am ET Approx. 23 min. Book Party for Never Trust a Liberal Over 3-Especially a Republican Book TV attended a book party for author Ann Coulter and her book, Never Trust a Liberal Over ... Book TV attended a book party for author Ann Coulter and her book, Never Trust a Liberal Over 3-Especially a Republican, held at the offices of the The Daily Caller in Washington, D.C. Ms. Coulter signed copies of her latest book and spoke with attendees. 9:59 am ET Approx. 57 min. World War II in the Pacific Two World War II veterans, who both fought in the Battle of Iwo Jima, talked about their ... Two World War II veterans, who both fought in the Battle of Iwo Jima, talked about their experience in the Pacific Theater. They spoke at the American Veterans Center annual conference in Washington, D.C.
1:16 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. Town of Greece v. Galloway Oral Argument The Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Town of Greece v Galloway, a separation of ... The Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Town of Greece v Galloway, a separation of church-and-state case regarding prayers said before a town council meeting in upstate New York. The Court decided in 1983 that federal and state legislatures could begin sessions with prayer. This case examined whether there should be different rules for local council meetings where citizens come to ask for official actions. The Court would also consider if opening a government meeting with prayers from one faith was essentially identifying with a specific religion and would violate the Constitution’s First Amendment ban on a government establishment of religion.

Audio of the arguments was presented with still images of participants as they spoke.
Justice Thomas did not speak.
11:47 am ET Approx. 2 min. IndieBound Bestsellers The IndieBound list of bestselling nonfiction books as of October 31, 2013 was shown. The IndieBound list of bestselling nonfiction books as of October 31, 2013 was shown. 11:00 am ET Approx. 57 min. Hood's Texas Brigade in 1863 History professor Susannah Ural talked about Confederate General John Bell Hood’s Texas ... History professor Susannah Ural talked about Confederate General John Bell Hood’s Texas Brigade in 1863. She tracks the unit’s progression, and uses examples from the soldiers' own words to convey their thoughts around the mid-point of the war. Pamplin Historical Park in Petersburg, Virginia hosted this event as part of their annual Civil War Symposium.
2:17 pm ET Approx. 32 min. Town of Greece v. Galloway Reactions Following oral argument before the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Town of Greece v. ... Following oral argument before the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Town of Greece v. Galloway, lawyers from both sides spoke to reporters and answered questions on the steps of the Court. The separation of church and state case regarded prayers said before a town council meeting in upstate New York. Susan Galloway and Linda Stephens, the two women who filed suit against the Town Board’s prayer practices, also spoke. They said that they were not asking for the prayer to stop, but that the Town Board conduct it in a way that was non-secular. They both argued that in its current form the prayer was coercive as people who chose not to participate drew negative attention from the same people they were petitioning for redress. 12:30 pm ET Approx. 23 min. After Words with S. Lochlann Jain ; S. Lochlann Jain talked about her book, Malignant: How Cancer Becomes Us, in which she ... S. Lochlann Jain talked about her book, Malignant: How Cancer Becomes Us, in which she explores the economic impact of cancer on American society and argues that it’s not in the financial interest of the country to find a cure. Ms. Jain argued that each cancer patient generates millions of dollars in revenue for the health care industry and a substantial profit for the beauty industry and malpractice attorneys. She spoke with Dr. Marty Makary of Johns Hopkins Hospital. 11:59 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Abusing Lincoln's Legacy Panelists talked about the use, and abuse, of Lincoln’s legacy in today’s ... Panelists talked about the use, and abuse, of Lincoln’s legacy in today’s Washington. This event was co-sponsored by Ford’s Theatre and was part of the “Understanding Lincoln” online course offered by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the House Divided Project at Dickinson College.
2:53 pm ET Approx. 48 min. Consumer Financial Protection ; ; Richard Cordray talked about Consumer Financial Protection Bureau priorities with Ben White at a ... Richard Cordray talked about Consumer Financial Protection Bureau priorities with Ben White at a Politico “Morning Money” breakfast. He said he considers some of the scrutiny from Congress as “advantageous” to the bureau because it points out the areas that the most attention. When asked about delaying the implementation of the qualified mortgage rule, he said the industry had had more than enough time to prepare, and expected “a good faith effort” rather than perfection. 12:54 pm ET Approx. 2 min. 2008 Book Awards A list of award-winning books from the year 2008 was shown. A list of award-winning books from the year 2008 was shown. 1:01 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. African Americans in the 1920s Connecticut College professor David Canton talked about the lives of African Americans in the ... Connecticut College professor David Canton talked about the lives of African Americans in the 1920s. His lecture focused on the leaders, publications, and events that made up a turbulent era for race relations in America. Professor Canton spoke about African American leaders such as A. Philip Randolph, Marcus Garvey and W. E. B. Du Bois, and discussed major events, including the Great Migration, the re-birth of the Ku Klux Klan, and the 1921 Tulsa, Oklahoma race riots.
3:44 pm ET Approx. 58 min. Investor Protection ; Former Senator Judd Gregg (R-NH) talked about the Security Industry and Financial Markets ... Former Senator Judd Gregg (R-NH) talked about the Security Industry and Financial Markets Association’s investor bill of rights, which emphasizes clarity and disclosure between securities firms and investors. After his speech, he answered written questions from audience members. 1:01 pm ET Approx. 54 min. Book Discussion on A Mayor's Life Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins talked about his book, [A Mayor’s Life: Governing ... Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins talked about his book, [A Mayor’s Life: Governing New York’s Gorgeous Mosaic, a memoir about growing up in Harlem and his eventual win over Ed Koch and Rudy Giuliani to become the first African-American mayor of the city. During this event at Barnes and Noble Booksellers in New York City, Mayor Dinkins was introduced by Barnes and Noble executive chairman, Leonard Riggio. 2:06 pm ET Approx. 52 min. Book Discussion on Mapp v. Ohio Professor Carolyn Long talked about her book, Mapp v. Ohio: Guarding Against Unreasonable ... Professor Carolyn Long talked about her book, Mapp v. Ohio: Guarding Against Unreasonable Searches and Seizures, in which she discusses the Supreme Court decision Mapp v. Ohio, in which the Supreme Court expanded Fourth Amendment rights regarding unreasonable searches and seizures.
4:47 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. Economy and Financial Markets ; Brian Moynihan spoke about the U.S. housing market and consumer confidence with Gerard Baker, ... Brian Moynihan spoke about the U.S. housing market and consumer confidence with Gerard Baker, Managing Editor of The Wall Street Journal. This event was part of a Wall Street Journal interview series with American business leaders. 1:55 pm ET Approx. 1 min. New Books Being Published A list of books being released the week of November 11, 2013 was shown. A list of books being released the week of November 11, 2013 was shown. 3:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Trauma Room One Reunion Two members of the Dallas emergency room team who treated President Kennedy after he was shot in ... Two members of the Dallas emergency room team who treated President Kennedy after he was shot in Dallas share their observations of his wounds.

Within six minutes of the shooting in Dealey Plaza, the presidential limousine carrying President John F. Kennedy and Governor John Connally arrived at the Emergency Room entrance to Parkland Memorial Hospital.
5:53 pm ET Approx. 4 min. Humberto Sanchez on Congressional Agenda Humberto Sanchez was interviewed by Skype about the congressional agenda. He talked about the ... Humberto Sanchez was interviewed by Skype about the congressional agenda. He talked about the issues facing the budget conferees. 1:57 pm ET Approx. 2 min. 2008 New York Times Best Books A list of the New York Times bestselling books from the year 2008 was shown. A list of the New York Times bestselling books from the year 2008 was shown. 4:05 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. Proclamation of 1763 Panelists talked about Great Britain’s Proclamation of 1763, which forbade colonists from ... Panelists talked about Great Britain’s Proclamation of 1763, which forbade colonists from taking Native American lands, and worsened the relationship between the Colonies and Britain.

Part of the Treaty of Paris that ended the Seven Years War, Britain’s Proclamation of 1763 forbade American colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains. To the British, the proclamation was a way to prevent the Colonists and Native Americans from starting another costly war. However, many colonists viewed the proclamation as an attempt by the British to keep the colonies from becoming too independent.
6:00 pm ET Approx. 30 min. Newsmakers with Senator Charles Grassley Senator Charles Grassley (R-IA) talked about some of the main issues in Congress. They ... Senator Charles Grassley (R-IA) talked about some of the main issues in Congress. They included the Farm Bill and Congress’s questioning of the Affordable Care Act and of National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance practices. He talked about challenges facing the Budget Conference Committee that had a December 13, 2013, deadline to produce a budget to be sent to both houses as part of the deal to end a federal government shutdown and avoid default. He also talked about Republican politics after the elections that Tuesday. After the interview, the reporters discussed his responses with the host. 2:00 pm ET Approx. 57 min. Book Discussion on Catastrophe 1914: Europe Goes to War Military historian Max Hastings presents a history of the first year of World War I in his book ... Military historian Max Hastings presents a history of the first year of World War I in his book Catastrophe 1914: Europe Goes to War. He examines the diplomatic failings that led to the onset of war and recalls the early battles, from the loss of 27,000 French soldiers in a single day, August 22, 1914, to the British efforts against the Germans at the battle of Ypres. This event at the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library in Washington, D.C., was co-sponsored by Politics and Prose Bookstore. 5:31 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme Trial Panelists talked about the life and trial of Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme, who attempted ... Panelists talked about the life and trial of Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme, who attempted to assassinate President Ford in 1975 in Sacramento, California. The Eastern District of California Historical Society hosted the event
6:33 pm ET Approx. 21 min. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Victory Speech New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R) thanked supporters for their efforts on his behalf in his ... New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R) thanked supporters for their efforts on his behalf in his successful campaign for re-election at a victory party at the Convention Hall in Asbury Park. In his remarks he spoke about his commitment to serve New Jersey as a “mission” that he would continue to pursue by engaging with both allies and opponents. 2:58 pm ET Approx. 2 min. 2008 Books Published A list of books published in 2008 was shown. A list of books published in 2008 was shown. 7:00 pm ET Approx. 28 min. Old Guard Leather Shop ; The 3rd U.S. Infantry Caisson Platoon in Arlington, Virginia, was toured. Based in Fort Myer, ... The 3rd U.S. Infantry Caisson Platoon in Arlington, Virginia, was toured. Based in Fort Myer, the Old Guard conducts up to eight full-honors funerals each day with horse-drawn caissons. Video clips were shown of a 2003 funeral and President Kennedy’s funeral and pictures were shown of President Reagan’s funeral. Video clips were also shown of President Johnson’s inauguration.
Work begins at four a.m. when the horses are washed and the tack is cleaned and polished. Specialist Friddel, a rider, talked about his work.
Near the horse stables is the Caisson Platoon Leather Shop. Eugene Burks has worked in the Leather Shop since 1981. He talked about the work involved in preparing funeral caissons according to centuries-old traditions. He demonstrated his work, including the modern machines used as well as traditional techniques.
6:55 pm ET Approx. 17 min. Terry McAuliffe Victory Speech Terry McAuliffe thanked supporters for their efforts on his behalf in his successful campaign for ... Terry McAuliffe thanked supporters for their efforts on his behalf in his successful campaign for election as governor of Virginia at a victory party at the Sheraton in Tyson’s Corner, Virginia. 3:01 pm ET Approx. 47 min. Book Discussion on Finding the Dragon Lady ; Monique Demery talked about her book, Finding the Dragon Lady: The Mystery of Vietnam’s ... Monique Demery talked about her book, Finding the Dragon Lady: The Mystery of Vietnam’s Madame Nhu, in which she recounts the 1963 coup in South Vietnam that led to the execution of President Ngo Dinh Diem and the exile of de facto first lady Madame Nhu. Monique Demery spoke with author and journalist Andrew Lam at the Mechanics' Institute in San Francisco. 7:30 pm ET Approx. 18 min. Space Effort President Kennedy talked about the U.S. space program, arguing that America should be the leader ... President Kennedy talked about the U.S. space program, arguing that America should be the leader in space exploration and the first to land a man on the moon. He said his goal to send a man to the moon before the end of the decade. 
7:14 pm ET Approx. 44 min. Washington Politics and Elections ; Matt Lewis talked about elections and congressional politics, and responded to telephone calls and ... Matt Lewis talked about elections and congressional politics, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the previous week’s gubernatorial elections in New Jersey and Virginia, the 2014 midterm and 2016 presidential elections, and the future of the Republican Party and conservatism. He also discussed policy issues such as the health care law, immigration, Senate passage of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, and taxes and fiscal policy. 3:49 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. Book Discussion on The Right to Stay Home Former United Farm Workers organizer David Bacon talked about his book, The Right to Stay Home: ... Former United Farm Workers organizer David Bacon talked about his book, The Right to Stay Home: How US Policy Drives Mexican Migration, in which he profiles Mexican workers in Mexico and the U.S. who are trying to change trade and economic policies that have made immigration to the U.S. - both legal and illegal - a necessity. In his book, Bacon argues that many Mexican workers have little desire to come to the U.S. and would happily stay in Mexico if they could make a living there. He spoke at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York City. 7:49 pm ET Approx. 10 min. The Time of Apollo The Time of Apollo is a NASA film that reflects upon the Apollo program with narration by ... The Time of Apollo is a NASA film that reflects upon the Apollo program with narration by actor Burgess Meredith.
8:00 pm ET Approx. 59 min. Q&A with Gregg Easterbrook ; Gregg Easterbrook talked about his book, The King of Sports: Football’s Impact on ... Gregg Easterbrook talked about his book, The King of Sports: Football’s Impact on America, in which he assesses the role of football in America from a statistical point of view. He said that the twenty most-watched television broadcasts in the United States and internationally were all Super Bowls, and that football was becoming a “cult” in our country. Mr. Easterbrook also argued that there were many “egregious” tax exemptions the National Football League (NFL) received annually, and noted that the NFL’s profit was expected to exceed $9 billion in 2013. He also suggested that college football was becoming increasingly profit-based. In addition, Mr. Easterbrook spoke about the negative physical and cognitive effects football could have on players, including the problem of concussions in youth and high school football. 5:01 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Book TV on U.S. Espionage and Intelligence A collection of segments from Book TV programs featured author talks about U.S. espionage and ... A collection of segments from Book TV programs featured author talks about U.S. espionage and intelligence.

The following are the programs that appear in this block.

Douglas Waller, Wild Bill Donovan: The Spymaster Who Created the OSS and Modern American Espionage

Matthew Aid, The Secret Sentry: The Untold History of the National Security Agency

James Bamford, The Shadow Factory: The Ultra-Secret NSA from 9/11 to the Eavesdropping of America

Dana Priest, Top Secret America: The Rise of the New American Security State
8:00 pm ET Approx. 57 min. World War II in the Pacific Two World War II veterans, who both fought in the Battle of Iwo Jima, talked about their ... Two World War II veterans, who both fought in the Battle of Iwo Jima, talked about their experience in the Pacific Theater. They spoke at the American Veterans Center annual conference in Washington, D.C.
9:00 pm ET Approx. 34 min. Question Time ; Prime Minister Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and opposition about ... Prime Minister Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and opposition about a number of issues. Topics included the National Health Service and cuts to the Accident and Emergency services. Prime Minister Cameron also defended the United Kingdom intelligence services. 6:04 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. Book Discussion on This Republic of Suffering Drew Gilpin Faust talked about her book This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American ... Drew Gilpin Faust talked about her book This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War. During the war, approximately 620,000 soldiers lost their lives. In her book Professor Faust explores the impact of this enormous death toll, which would be proportionately equivalent to six million today. At this event she characterized her book as an exploration of the work that death required of Americans during the Civil War including efforts to identify, reclaim, preserve, and bury battlefield dead, the resulting rise of undertaking as a profession, the first widespread use of embalming, the gradual emergence of military graves registration procedures, the development of a federal system of national cemeteries for Union dead, and the creation of private cemeteries in the South that contributed to the cult of the Lost Cause. Following her prepared remarks Ms. Faust responded to questions from members of the audience. At the conclusion of the program Ms. Faust was presented with a copy of a letter that she had written to President Eisenhower at nine-years of age and copies of some Civil War documents. 9:00 pm ET Approx. 2 hr. 55 min. Life Portrait of John F. Kennedy In the thirty-fourth in a series on American presidents, scholars discussed the life and career of ... In the thirty-fourth in a series on American presidents, scholars discussed the life and career of John F. Kennedy. Among the issues they addressed were his childhood, his Navy career, his early political career, his positions on civil rights and foreign policy, and his assassination. During the program various still photos, video footage and artifacts relating to his life were shown. Throughout the program, guests responded to viewer questions and comments.
9:35 pm ET Approx. 21 min. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Victory Speech New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R) thanked supporters for their efforts on his behalf in his ... New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R) thanked supporters for their efforts on his behalf in his successful campaign for re-election at a victory party at the Convention Hall in Asbury Park. In his remarks he spoke about his commitment to serve New Jersey as a “mission” that he would continue to pursue by engaging with both allies and opponents. 7:30 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. Book Discussion on I Am Troy Davis Jen Marlowe, Kimberly Davis, and other participants talked about Troy Davis' trial, the problems ... Jen Marlowe, Kimberly Davis, and other participants talked about Troy Davis' trial, the problems with the case against him, and the global efforts to keep him from being put to death. Davis was convicted of killing a police officer in 1989, but maintained his innocence until the very end of his life. His supporters included former President Jimmy Carter, Pope Benedict XVI, and Desmond Tutu. This event was held at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in New York City. 11:58 pm ET Approx. 57 min. World War II in the Pacific Two World War II veterans, who both fought in the Battle of Iwo Jima, talked about their ... Two World War II veterans, who both fought in the Battle of Iwo Jima, talked about their experience in the Pacific Theater. They spoke at the American Veterans Center annual conference in Washington, D.C.
9:58 pm ET Approx. 19 min. Terry McAuliffe Victory Speech Terry McAuliffe thanked supporters for their efforts on his behalf in his successful campaign for ... Terry McAuliffe thanked supporters for their efforts on his behalf in his successful campaign for election as governor of Virginia at a victory party at the Sheraton in Tyson’s Corner, Virginia. 8:42 pm ET Approx. 9 min. Interview with Jeff Chu Jeff Chu talked about his memoir, Does Jesus Really Love Me?: A Gay Christian’s ... Jeff Chu talked about his memoir, Does Jesus Really Love Me?: A Gay Christian’s Pilgrimage in Search of God in America. He was interviewed at the 2013 National Book Festival, held by the Library of Congress on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. 1:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Book Discussion on Team Spirits: Native American Mascots Controversy ; ; Co-editor Springwood talked about his book, Team Spirits: The Native American Mascots ... Co-editor Springwood talked about his book, Team Spirits: The Native American Mascots Controversy, published by University of Nebraska Press. The book is about the controversy surrounding professional sports teams' decision to use Native American mascots. Many Native American groups don’t like such mascots because they view them as disrespectful representations of aspects of their culture. Mr. Springwood talked about such teams as the Atlanta Braves, Cleveland Indians, Kansas City Chiefs, and the Washington Redskins. Mr. Springwood was joined on stage by Ms. Harjo, a Native American activist and contributor to Team Spirits. She described her first-hand experience of confronting these mascots on a daily basis, as well as her current legal battle with the National Football League over the Washington Redskins mascot. After the presentation, the two speakers answered questions from members of the audience.
10:18 pm ET Approx. 40 min. Washington Politics and Elections ; Matt Lewis talked about elections and congressional politics, and responded to telephone calls and ... Matt Lewis talked about elections and congressional politics, and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the previous week’s gubernatorial elections in New Jersey and Virginia, the 2014 midterm and 2016 presidential elections, and the future of the Republican Party and conservatism. He also discussed policy issues such as the health care law, immigration, Senate passage of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, and taxes and fiscal policy. 9:00 pm ET Approx. 58 min. After Words with Husain Haqqani ; Ambassador Husain Haqqani, who has often been at the center of the diplomatic struggles between ... Ambassador Husain Haqqani, who has often been at the center of the diplomatic struggles between the U.S. and Pakistan, talked about his book, Magnificent Delusions: Pakistan, the United States, and an Epic History of Misunderstanding, in which he shares his insight on the relationship between two allies who he says view each other with mutual distrust and incomprehension. He spoke with Lisa Curtis, previously in charge of South Asian affairs for former Chair of the the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Richard Lugar and current senior fellow at the Heritage Foundation’s Asian Studies Center. 2:28 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Legacy of Emancipation David Blight talked about the policy decisions and political struggles that led to the ... David Blight talked about the policy decisions and political struggles that led to the emancipation of slaves during the Civil War. He spoke about the political maneuvering that occurred during the Civil War, and the motivations behind Abraham Lincoln’s decision to issue the Emancipation Proclamation. He also recounted the reactions to the Proclamation, from northern abolitionists, to southern slave holders, to the slaves themselves. The German Historical Institute in Washington, DC hosted this event as part of a lecture series on how societies around the world abolished slavery.
11:00 pm ET Approx. 59 min. Q&A with Gregg Easterbrook ; Gregg Easterbrook talked about his book, The King of Sports: Football’s Impact on ... Gregg Easterbrook talked about his book, The King of Sports: Football’s Impact on America, in which he assesses the role of football in America from a statistical point of view. He said that the twenty most-watched television broadcasts in the United States and internationally were all Super Bowls, and that football was becoming a “cult” in our country. Mr. Easterbrook also argued that there were many “egregious” tax exemptions the National Football League (NFL) received annually, and noted that the NFL’s profit was expected to exceed $9 billion in 2013. He also suggested that college football was becoming increasingly profit-based. In addition, Mr. Easterbrook spoke about the negative physical and cognitive effects football could have on players, including the problem of concussions in youth and high school football. 9:58 pm ET Approx. 1 min. New Books Being Published A list of books being released the week of November 11, 2013 was shown. A list of books being released the week of November 11, 2013 was shown. 4:01 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Trauma Room One Reunion Two members of the Dallas emergency room team who treated President Kennedy after he was shot in ... Two members of the Dallas emergency room team who treated President Kennedy after he was shot in Dallas share their observations of his wounds.

Within six minutes of the shooting in Dealey Plaza, the presidential limousine carrying President John F. Kennedy and Governor John Connally arrived at the Emergency Room entrance to Parkland Memorial Hospital.
12:00 am ET Approx. 34 min. Question Time ; Prime Minister Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and opposition about ... Prime Minister Cameron responded to questions from members of the government and opposition about a number of issues. Topics included the National Health Service and cuts to the Accident and Emergency services. Prime Minister Cameron also defended the United Kingdom intelligence services. 10:00 pm ET Approx. 57 min. Book Discussion on American Founding Son ; Gerard Magliocca talked about his book, American Founding Son: John Bingham and the Invention ... Gerard Magliocca talked about his book, American Founding Son: John Bingham and the Invention of the Fourteenth Amendment, in which he recounts the life of lawyer and Ohio Congressman John Bingham, responsible for drafting Section One of the 14th Amendment of the Constitution that guarantees equal treatment to all Americans. In his book, the author reports that Bingham, an antislavery lawyer, played a critical role in policy toward Confederate states following the Civil War and worked to impeach President Andrew Johnson. Mr. Magliocca spoke at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 5:06 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. Proclamation of 1763 Panelists talked about Great Britain’s Proclamation of 1763, which forbade colonists from ... Panelists talked about Great Britain’s Proclamation of 1763, which forbade colonists from taking Native American lands, and worsened the relationship between the Colonies and Britain.

Part of the Treaty of Paris that ended the Seven Years War, Britain’s Proclamation of 1763 forbade American colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains. To the British, the proclamation was a way to prevent the Colonists and Native Americans from starting another costly war. However, many colonists viewed the proclamation as an attempt by the British to keep the colonies from becoming too independent.
12:37 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 37 min. Environmental Protection Agency Listening Session The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) held a public listening session on ways to reduce carbon ... The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) held a public listening session on ways to reduce carbon emissions from power plants. In the meeting Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell criticized the Obama administration for being “at war with coal industry” and chastised the EPA for not holding meetings in Kentucky’s “coal country,” calling the proposed regulations “extreme.” 10:58 pm ET Approx. 2 min. IndieBound Bestsellers The IndieBound list of bestselling nonfiction books as of October 31, 2013 was shown. The IndieBound list of bestselling nonfiction books as of October 31, 2013 was shown. 6:30 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme Trial Panelists talked about the life and trial of Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme, who attempted ... Panelists talked about the life and trial of Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme, who attempted to assassinate President Ford in 1975 in Sacramento, California. The Eastern District of California Historical Society hosted the event
2:16 am ET Approx. 4 min. Humberto Sanchez on Congressional Agenda Humberto Sanchez was interviewed by Skype about the congressional agenda. He talked about the ... Humberto Sanchez was interviewed by Skype about the congressional agenda. He talked about the issues facing the budget conferees. 11:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Book Discussion on One Hundred Victories ; Linda Robinson talked about her book, One Hundred Victories: Special Ops and the Future of ... Linda Robinson talked about her book, One Hundred Victories: Special Ops and the Future of American Warfare, in which she discusses the role of U.S. Special Operations Forces and argues that they will be this country’s primary military force for many years to come. Ms. Robinson was embedded with Special Operations forces in Afghanistan in 2011. She spoke at an event hosted by the Women’s Foreign Policy Group in Washington, DC.
2:22 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Atlantic Council on South Asia Instability Panelists talked about a recent report on stability in South Asia, as well as warming relations ... Panelists talked about a recent report on stability in South Asia, as well as warming relations with Iran and the impact on Afghanistan and other regional nations. 12:02 am ET Approx. 58 min. After Words with Husain Haqqani ; Ambassador Husain Haqqani, who has often been at the center of the diplomatic struggles between ... Ambassador Husain Haqqani, who has often been at the center of the diplomatic struggles between the U.S. and Pakistan, talked about his book, Magnificent Delusions: Pakistan, the United States, and an Epic History of Misunderstanding, in which he shares his insight on the relationship between two allies who he says view each other with mutual distrust and incomprehension. He spoke with Lisa Curtis, previously in charge of South Asian affairs for former Chair of the the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Richard Lugar and current senior fellow at the Heritage Foundation’s Asian Studies Center.
5:03 am ET Approx. 51 min. Federal Prisons and Sentencing The director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons testified on ways to reduce prison system costs ... The director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons testified on ways to reduce prison system costs incurred by repeat offenders. The second panel included state officials and experts on the topic. 1:01 am ET Approx. 38 min. Book Discussion on The American Boomerang Nick Adams talked about his book, The American Boomerang, in which he argues that the U.S. ... Nick Adams talked about his book, The American Boomerang, in which he argues that the U.S. will continue to dominate both economically and militarily through the next century. He says that Americans have a boomerang spirit that will overcome all the doom and gloom being expressed about the country today. Mr. Adams spoke at Wetumpka Civic Center in Alabama at an event hosted by the Wetumpka Tea Party.
5:58 am ET Approx. 59 min. Q&A with Gregg Easterbrook ; Gregg Easterbrook talked about his book, The King of Sports: Football’s Impact on ... Gregg Easterbrook talked about his book, The King of Sports: Football’s Impact on America, in which he assesses the role of football in America from a statistical point of view. He said that the twenty most-watched television broadcasts in the United States and internationally were all Super Bowls, and that football was becoming a “cult” in our country. Mr. Easterbrook also argued that there were many “egregious” tax exemptions the National Football League (NFL) received annually, and noted that the NFL’s profit was expected to exceed $9 billion in 2013. He also suggested that college football was becoming increasingly profit-based. In addition, Mr. Easterbrook spoke about the negative physical and cognitive effects football could have on players, including the problem of concussions in youth and high school football. 1:41 am ET Approx. 2 min. 2008 New York Times Best Books A list of the New York Times bestselling books from the year 2008 was shown. A list of the New York Times bestselling books from the year 2008 was shown.
1:44 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Book Discussion on Without Copyrights Robert Spoo talked about his book, Without Copyrights: Piracy, Publishing, and the Public ... Robert Spoo talked about his book, Without Copyrights: Piracy, Publishing, and the Public Domain, in which he discusses the clashes between authors, publishers, and literary pirates over copyrights going back to 1790 and discusses how these clashes have shaped the copyright laws we have today. Professor Spoo spoke at the University of Tulsa College of Law in Oklahoma.
2:46 am ET Approx. 2 min. IndieBound Bestsellers The IndieBound list of bestselling nonfiction books as of October 31, 2013 was shown. The IndieBound list of bestselling nonfiction books as of October 31, 2013 was shown.
2:55 am ET Approx. 2 min. 2008 Book Awards A list of award-winning books from the year 2008 was shown. A list of award-winning books from the year 2008 was shown.
2:58 am ET Approx. 58 min. After Words with Husain Haqqani ; Ambassador Husain Haqqani, who has often been at the center of the diplomatic struggles between ... Ambassador Husain Haqqani, who has often been at the center of the diplomatic struggles between the U.S. and Pakistan, talked about his book, Magnificent Delusions: Pakistan, the United States, and an Epic History of Misunderstanding, in which he shares his insight on the relationship between two allies who he says view each other with mutual distrust and incomprehension. He spoke with Lisa Curtis, previously in charge of South Asian affairs for former Chair of the the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Richard Lugar and current senior fellow at the Heritage Foundation’s Asian Studies Center.
3:59 am ET Approx. 43 min. Book Discussion on The Great Texas Wind Rush ; ; Kate Galbraith and Asher Price talked about their book, The Great Texas Wind Rush: How George ... Kate Galbraith and Asher Price talked about their book, The Great Texas Wind Rush: How George Bush, Ann Richards and a Bunch of Tinkerers Helped the Oil and Gas State Win the Race to Wind Power, They spoke with Professor Hilary Olson at the 2013 Texas Book Festival, held on October 26-27 in Austin, Texas.
4:44 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Book Discussion on One Hundred Victories ; Linda Robinson talked about her book, One Hundred Victories: Special Ops and the Future of ... Linda Robinson talked about her book, One Hundred Victories: Special Ops and the Future of American Warfare, in which she discusses the role of U.S. Special Operations Forces and argues that they will be this country’s primary military force for many years to come. Ms. Robinson was embedded with Special Operations forces in Afghanistan in 2011. She spoke at an event hosted by the Women’s Foreign Policy Group in Washington, DC.
5:59 am ET Approx. 1 hr. Book Discussion on Implosion Ilan Berman talked about his book, Implosion: The End of Russia and What It Means for ... Ilan Berman talked about his book, Implosion: The End of Russia and What It Means for America, in which he predicts the collapse of Russia due to internal social and demographic decline and external challenges from China. He talked about the impact that this will have on global stability. Mr. Berman spoke at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC.