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The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) produced this film to show the construction of Norris and Wheeler dams and to promote New Deal efforts to expand access to electricity. The TVA, which still exists, was founded in 1933 to address environmental, energy, and economic development issues in a region hard hit by the Great Depression. Sponsor: Tennessee Valley Authority
Topics: tennessee, tva, wheeler, norris, wilson, valley, reagan, iran, the valley, roosevelt, tennessee...
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Living history enthusiasts gather to row across the Delaware River at the spot where George Washington and the Continental Army crossed from Pennsylvania to New Jersey on December 25, 1776. American History TV recorded portions of the reenactment and talked to the park's curator and several participants to learn what happened there in 1776. Sponsor: Washington Crossing State Park
Topic: tennessee
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Scottish historian Andrew Mackillop explored his homeland's role during the American Revolution. He argued that despite fighting for the losing side in the war, many Scots gained land and increased their social status after the war. The Museum of the American Revolution, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation co-hosted this event as part of a three-day international conference. Sponsor: Museum of the American Revolution
Topic: pennsylvania
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Museum of the American Revolution associate curator Matthew Skic looked at the Revolution through the life of Irish soldier Richard St. George, who fought alongside the British against the rebellious colonists. The museum, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation co-hosted this event as part of a three-day international conference. Sponsor: Museum of the American Revolution
Topics: ireland, richard st. george, philadelphia, richard, germantown, martin hunter, england, paoli,...
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Historians Aaron Sullivan and Lauren Duval talked about life in occupied cities during the American Revolution. They examined British and American occupation and also discussed how this affected women and families. The Museum of the American Revolution, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation co-hosted this event as part of a three-day international conference. Sponsor: Museum of the American Revolution
Topics: philadelphia, charleston, campbell, henry, pennsylvania, washington, elizabeth, clifton, patriots,...
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Military historian Gregory Urwin talked about the challenges that the British army faced in adapting to North American terrain and battle tactics during the Revolutionary War. The Museum of the American Revolution, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation co-hosted this event as part of a three-day international conference. Sponsor: Museum of the American Revolution
Topics: philadelphia, urwin, north america, england, burgoyne, continental, virginia, london, germantown,...
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University of New Hampshire professor Eliga Gould delivered an address called "Making Peace in Britain, Ireland, and America: 1778 to 1783." He described the efforts of several peace commissions to end the Revolutionary War, and the events leading up to the 1783 Treaty of Paris. This keynote talk was part of a three-day conference co-hosted by the Museum of the American Revolution, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation. Sponsor: Pritzker Military...
Topics: britain, ireland, carlisle, walpole, vermont, new hampshire, paris, washington, galloway,...
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This is the closing session from a symposium on the first annual Emerging Revolutionary War symposium. A panel of historians summarized their thoughts from the day and discuss various aspects of the years leading up to the Revolutionary War. The "Emerging Revolutionary War" blog, Gadsby's Tavern Museum and the Lyceum of Alexandria, Virginia co-hosted this event. Sponsor: Emerging Revolutionary War
Topics: washington, india, boston, virginia, alexandria, north america, britain, london, caribbean,...
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Scholar and curator Katherine Egner Gruber used images to describe the significance of tailors in 18th century Alexandria, Virginia. Examining the account book of tailor William Carlin, who was active between 1763 and 1782, Gruber argued that men's clothing was important in reflecting meaningful moments in citizen's lives and helped prepare the community for revolution. The "Emerging Revolutionary War" blog, Gadsby's Tavern Museum and the Lyceum of Alexandria, Virginia co-hosted this...
Topics: carlin, alexandria, washington, virginia, william carlin, mason, london, england, george mason,...
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Historian, park ranger, and author Phillip Greenwalt gave an illustrated talk on Boston's role in the origins of the Revolutionary War. Mr. Greenwalt organized his talk around three pivotal events: the Boston Massacre, the Boston Tea Party and the Battles of Lexington and Concord. This talk is a part of a symposium co-hosted by the "Emerging Revolutionary War" blog, Gadsby's Tavern Museum and the Lyceum of Alexandria, Virginia. Sponsor: Emerging Revolutionary War
Topics: boston, leslie, lexington, samuel adams, britain, brittain, john sullivan, continental, adams, new...
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Irish Ambassador to the United States Daniel Mulhall and historian Martin Mansergh talked about the connections between the Irish and American revolutions, and the relationship between the two countries ever since. The Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia hosted this event in conjunction with their first international loan exhibition, "Cost of Revolution: The Life and Death of an Irish Soldier." Mr. Mansergh's ancestor, Richard St. George, is the exhibit's subject....
Topics: ireland, philadelphia, britain, europe, france, new york, boston, london, daniel mulhall, north...
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University of New Hampshire professor Eliga Gould delivered an address called "Making Peace in Britain, Ireland, and America: 1778 to 1783." He described the efforts of several peace commissions to end the Revolutionary War, and the events leading up to the 1783 Treaty of Paris. This keynote talk was part of a three-day conference co-hosted by the Museum of the American Revolution, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation. Sponsor: Pritzker Military...
Topics: britain, ireland, carlyle, vermont, philadelphia, new hampshire, paris, washington, galloway,...
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This is the closing session from a symposium on the first annual Emerging Revolutionary War symposium. A panel of historians summarized their thoughts from the day and discuss various aspects of the years leading up to the Revolutionary War. The "Emerging Revolutionary War" blog, Gadsby's Tavern Museum and the Lyceum of Alexandria, Virginia co-hosted this event. Sponsor: Emerging Revolutionary War
Topics: washington, boston, india, alexandria, yorktown, lexington, north america, london, britain,...
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Scholar and curator Katherine Egner Gruber used images to describe the significance of tailors in 18th century Alexandria, Virginia. Examining the account book of tailor William Carlin, who was active between 1763 and 1782, Gruber argued that men's clothing was important in reflecting meaningful moments in citizen's lives and helped prepare the community for revolution. The "Emerging Revolutionary War" blog, Gadsby's Tavern Museum and the Lyceum of Alexandria, Virginia co-hosted this...
Topics: carlin, alexandria, washington, virginia, london, gentry, william carlin, england, george mason,...
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Historian, park ranger, and author Phillip Greenwalt gave an illustrated talk on Boston's role in the origins of the Revolutionary War. Mr. Greenwalt organized his talk around three pivotal events: the Boston Massacre, the Boston Tea Party and the Battles of Lexington and Concord. This talk is a part of a symposium co-hosted by the "Emerging Revolutionary War" blog, Gadsby's Tavern Museum and the Lyceum of Alexandria, Virginia. Sponsor: Emerging Revolutionary War
Topics: boston, britain, leslie, lexington, samuel adams, ottis, john sullivan, hutchinson, mary, virginia,...
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Irish Ambassador to the United States Daniel Mulhall and historian Martin Mansergh talked about the connections between the Irish and American revolutions, and the relationship between the two countries ever since. The Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia hosted this event in conjunction with their first international loan exhibition, "Cost of Revolution: The Life and Death of an Irish Soldier." Mr. Mansergh's ancestor, Richard St. George, is the exhibit's subject....
Topics: ireland, philadelphia, britain, europe, france, new york, london, daniel mulhall, boston, north...
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University of New Hampshire professor Eliga Gould delivered an address called "Making Peace in Britain, Ireland, and America: 1778 to 1783." He described the efforts of several peace commissions to end the Revolutionary War, and the events leading up to the 1783 Treaty of Paris. This keynote talk was part of a three-day conference co-hosted by the Museum of the American Revolution, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation. Sponsor: Pritzker Military...
Topics: ireland, britain, carlisle, galloway, south carolina, philadelphia, canada, new york, paris,...
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Irish Ambassador to the United States Daniel Mulhall and historian Martin Mansergh talked about the connections between the Irish and American revolutions, and the relationship between the two countries ever since. The Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia hosted this event in conjunction with their first international loan exhibition, "Cost of Revolution: The Life and Death of an Irish Soldier." Mr. Mansergh's ancestor, Richard St. George, is the exhibit's subject....
Topics: ireland, philadelphia, martin mansergh, europe, craig snyder, dublin
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University of New Hampshire professor Eliga Gould delivered an address called "Making Peace in Britain, Ireland, and America: 1778 to 1783." He described the efforts of several peace commissions to end the Revolutionary War, and the events leading up to the 1783 Treaty of Paris. This keynote talk was part of a three-day conference co-hosted by the Museum of the American Revolution, Pritzker Military Museum & Library, and Richard C. von Hess Foundation. Sponsor: Pritzker Military...
Topics: britain, ireland, carlile, philadelphia, vermont, walpole, new hampshire, galloway, paris,...
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This is the closing session from a symposium on the first annual Emerging Revolutionary War symposium. A panel of historians summarized their thoughts from the day and discuss various aspects of the years leading up to the Revolutionary War. The "Emerging Revolutionary War" blog, Gadsby's Tavern Museum and the Lyceum of Alexandria, Virginia co-hosted this event. Sponsor: Emerging Revolutionary War
Topics: washington, boston, india, london, britain, caribbean, vernon, paris, york, cornwallis, lexington,...
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Scholar and curator Katherine Egner Gruber used images to describe the significance of tailors in 18th century Alexandria, Virginia. Examining the account book of tailor William Carlin, who was active between 1763 and 1782, Gruber argued that men's clothing was important in reflecting meaningful moments in citizen's lives and helped prepare the community for revolution. The "Emerging Revolutionary War" blog, Gadsby's Tavern Museum and the Lyceum of Alexandria, Virginia co-hosted this...
Topics: alexandria, washington, carlin, virginia, taylor, karlyn, london, carlon, england, william carlin,...
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Historian, park ranger, and author Phillip Greenwalt gave an illustrated talk on Boston's role in the origins of the Revolutionary War. Mr. Greenwalt organized his talk around three pivotal events: the Boston Massacre, the Boston Tea Party and the Battles of Lexington and Concord. This talk is a part of a symposium co-hosted by the "Emerging Revolutionary War" blog, Gadsby's Tavern Museum and the Lyceum of Alexandria, Virginia. Sponsor: Emerging Revolutionary War
Topics: boston, britain, leslie, lexington, samuel adams, alexandria, gates, new hampshire, warren,...
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The Senate Budget Committee held a confirmation hearing for Russell Vought to serve as White House Budget Director. Mr. Vought is currently the deputy director. Topics discussed included the debt and deficit, the budget process, health care costs and coronavirus funding oversight. Sponsor: Senate Budget Committee
Topics: omb, michigan, ukraine, trump, vought, louisiana, sanders, gao, boston, virginia, white house, mr....
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Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie testified at a Senate Veterans Affairs Committee hearing on the president's proposed budget for fiscal year 2021. They discussed several topics, including hiring goals for the future, homeless veterans, mental health, and health care innovation, such as the use of telehealth in order to better serve rural communities. Primarily, much of the focus was on the coronavirus pandemic and how it has impacted the budget needs for Veterans Affairs. Secretary...
Topics: wilkie, hawaii, va, lawrence, brown, vha, sullivan, fema, new orleans, tillis, walmart, north...
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Defense One Executive Editor Kevin Baron discussed the role and history of the U.S. military in quelling civilian dissent. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: washington, kevin baron, trump, jim mattis, white house, d.c., new york, minnesota, virginia,...
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National League of Cities' Vince Williams, Democratic mayor of Union City GA, discussed how cities are coping with Covid-19 and civil unrest in the wake of George Floyd's death. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: union city, williams, georgia, atlanta, vince williams, cindy, obama
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Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) spoke about the next coronavirus stimulus package and the White House response to George Floyd's death during a virtual conversation with Politico. Sen. Scott said the president's comments about Mr. Floyd's death were what the nation "needed to hear," but he expressed concern about using the U.S. military to control protesters. Sen. Scott also talked about his legislative priorities for the next coronavirus stimulus package and said he's spoken to the White House...
Topics: south carolina, white house, george floyd, floyd, charleston, mr. floyd, tim scott, scott, walter...
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[LIVE] House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) holds her weekly legislative briefing. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: george floyd, hong kong, china, mattis, white house, john paul ii, john paul, st. john, lafayette,...
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Rep. Kelly Armstrong (R-North Dakota) discussed yesterday's Senate Judiciary Committee hearing reviewing the FBI's Russia investigation. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: armstrong, north dakota, flynn, washington, fbi, d.c., kelly armstrong, minneapolis, rod rosenstein
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Laura Olson, a political reporter for the Morning Call newspaper in Allentown, Pennsylvania was interviewed on the state of the 2020 presidential race in the Keystone State, where President Trump won by less than one-half percent in 2016. She talked about how Pennsylvania's political climate has changed since the 2016 election, and about the issues driving voter decisions at the polls, including the economy and the government's response to the coronavirus pandemic. Also discussed was the impact...
Topics: pennsylvania, philadelphia, joe biden, scranton
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[LIVE] Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Robert Redfield testifies before a House Appropriations subcommittee on the government's coronavirus response. Sponsor: House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
Topics: cdc, redfield, the cdc, new york, white house, washington, cole, trump, cms, fema, fda, cummings,...
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Cornell College professor Catherine Stewart talked about racial dynamics during the 1930s, including the Federal Writers' Project, a New Deal-era effort to gather narratives from former slaves. She also spoke about her book, "Long Past Slavery: Representing Race in the Federal Writers' Project." We interviewed Professor Stewart at the Organization of American Historians annual meeting in Philadelphia. Sponsor: Organization of American Historians
Topics: brown, florida, washington
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Kirstin Downey talked about her book The Woman Behind the New Deal: The Life of Frances Perkins, FDR'S Secretary of Labor and His Moral Conscience (Nan A. Talese; March 3, 2009). She responded to questions from members of the audience. This was a 10:00 a.m. program in the History and Biography Pavilion of the 9th annual National Book Festival, held on the National Mall. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: frances perkins, washington, fdr, eleanor roosevelt, franklin roosevelt, eleanor, harvard, yuval...
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Southern Methodist University professor Alexis McCrossen teaches a class on the abundance of the 1920s and the Great Depression. She argues that low wages and an unequal distribution of wealth hindered American consumers from keeping up with the high levels of economic productivity. She also talks about the demands for political solutions and President Roosevelt's "New Deal" programs. Sponsor: Southern Methodist University
Topics: fdic, george wallace, tennessee, alabama, the fha
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Cornell College professor Catherine Stewart talked about racial dynamics during the 1930s, including the Federal Writers' Project, a New Deal-era effort to gather narratives from former slaves. She also spoke about her book, "Long Past Slavery: Representing Race in the Federal Writers' Project." We interviewed Professor Stewart at the Organization of American Historians annual meeting in Philadelphia. Sponsor: Organization of American Historians
Topics: brown, florida, washington
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This documentary promotes Works Progress Administration (WPA) programs that put African Americans to work during the Depression. The New Deal projects include improvement of an airfield in Washington, D.C., construction of swimming pools and playgrounds in New York City, health care work, education programs, and support for the arts. A scene from the Federal Theatre Project Macbeth production in Harlem is shown at the end of the film. Sponsor: Federal Works Agency | Works Progress Administration
Topics: harlem, colonial park
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Iowa State University professor Pamela Riney-Kehrberg taught a class on food during the Great Depression. She described the ways families tried to stretch their money and food supply - often by gardening, buying cheap ingredients and eating the same thing over and over. Sponsor: Iowa State University
Topics: chicago, kansas, wisconsin, alabama
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Kirstin Downey talked about her book The Woman Behind the New Deal: The Life of Frances Perkins, FDR'S Secretary of Labor and His Moral Conscience (Nan A. Talese; March 3, 2009). She responded to questions from members of the audience. This was a 10:00 a.m. program in the History and Biography Pavilion of the 9th annual National Book Festival, held on the National Mall. Sponsor: National Book Festival
Topics: francis perkins, frances perkins, washington, boston, franklin roosevelt, fdr, francis, harvard,...
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Southern Methodist University professor Alexis McCrossen teaches a class on the abundance of the 1920s and the Great Depression. She argues that low wages and an unequal distribution of wealth hindered American consumers from keeping up with the high levels of economic productivity. She also talks about the demands for political solutions and President Roosevelt's "New Deal" programs. Sponsor: Southern Methodist University
Topics: boston, fdic, philadelphia, europe, fdr
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The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) produced this film to show the construction of Norris and Wheeler dams and to promote New Deal efforts to expand access to electricity. The TVA, which still exists, was founded in 1933 to address environmental, energy, and economic development issues in a region hard hit by the Great Depression. Sponsor: Tennessee Valley Authority
Topics: tennessee, wheeler, roosevelt, boston, alabama, tennessee valley, the valley
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Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Mike Lee (R-UT) discussed regulatory reform during a virtual event hosted by the Heritage Foundation. The senators spoke about the unintended consequences of various legislation, and how they say that has slowed economic progress. Sen. Cruz argued any regulations that have been temporarily suspended to improve expediency during the coronavirus pandemic should be permanently suspended. The senators also cited environmental regulations such as the Endangered Species...
Topics: china, chevron, california, texas, cruz, obama, mike, new york, spacex, signature, epa, tennessee
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The House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis held a hearing on what America's cities need in order to reopen during the coronavirus pandemic. Testifying during the hearing were several mayors from around the country who spoke about the budget shortfalls cities and towns are experiencing due to the impact of the coronavirus. In addition to increased testing and contact tracing for their communities, they spoke about the need for federal involvement in order to keep people employed,...
Topics: jacksonville, los angeles, garcetti, washington, scalise, curry, florida, atlanta, benjamin, new...
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[LIVE] The Senate Commerce Committee holds a hearing on the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on transportation and critical infrastructure. Sponsor: Senate Commerce, Science,and Transportation Committee
Topics: cantwell, osha, mr. willis, blumenthal, cdc, george floyd, american trucking association,...
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Laura Olson, a political reporter for the Morning Call newspaper in Allentown, Pennsylvania was interviewed on the state of the 2020 presidential race in the Keystone State, where President Trump won by less than one-half percent in 2016. She talked about how Pennsylvania's political climate has changed since the 2016 election, and about the issues driving voter decisions at the polls, including the economy and the government's response to the coronavirus pandemic. Also discussed was the impact...
Topics: pennsylvania, philadelphia, scranton, joe biden
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White House Domestic Policy Council Acting Director Brook Rollins discussed the administration's legislative priorities during a virtual event with Politico Playbook co-authors Anna Palmer and Jake Sherman. Ms. Rollins said the administration is discussing how to respond to recent riots and protests breaking out across the country. According to Ms. Rollins, President Trump "has never been more laser-focused" on bringing "safety and security and prosperity to America." Ms....
Topics: white house, texas, donald trump, tennessee, tucker, washington, nancy pelosi, mitch mcconnell,...
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Key Capitol Hill hearings, speeches from policy makers, and political coverage from around the country.
Topics: houston, tennessee, c-span, joe biden, george floyd, king, texas, anthony, andrew johnson, florida,...
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SpaceNews held a discussion on the military's role in space, including astronaut recovery, rocket launches, and flying military satellites. U.S. Space Command's Maj. Gen. John Shaw, joined by two Air Force space commanders, spoke about the creation and mission of U.S. Space Force and U.S. Space Command as well as their operational support roles for private space exploration, including SpaceX and Boeing missions. Sponsor: [SpaceNews]
Topics: nasa, spacex, shaw, brian, tennessee, thompson, sandra, boeing, michael thompson, raymond,...
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Defense Secretary Mark Esper held a briefing at the Pentagon where he responded to news reports about President Trump's visit to St. John's Episcopal Church in Washington, DC during the protests over George Floyd's death. Secretary Esper said he was not aware of the president's intentions to pose for photographs in front of the church saying he knew only of plans to view damage at Lafayette Park and St. John's. He clarified he was, "not aware exactly where we were going when we arrived at...
Topics: tennessee, george floyd, white house, dan, walz, minnesota, d.c., millie, dod, senate commerce...
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[LIVE] New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) holds a news briefing on the protests erupting around the country following George Floyd's death and the state's coronavirus response.
Topics: new york, new york city, floyd, mr. floyd, tennessee, d.c.
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Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell discussed the U.S. economy and his agency's response to the coronavirus pandemic at a virtual event hosted by Princeton University. He announced the Federal Reserve was "days away" from making the first loans to small and medium-sized businesses as part of its Mainstreet Lending Program. In addition, Chairman Powell said the central bank "crossed a lot of red lines" to help the economy during the pandemic. The conversation was moderated by...
Topics: princeton, tennessee, allen, princeton, powell, washington, d.c.
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Laura Olson, a political reporter for the Morning Call newspaper in Allentown, Pennsylvania was interviewed on the state of the 2020 presidential race in the Keystone State, where President Trump won by less than one-half percent in 2016. She talked about how Pennsylvania's political climate has changed since the 2016 election, and about the issues driving voter decisions at the polls, including the economy and the government's response to the coronavirus pandemic. Also discussed was the impact...
Topics: pennsylvania, tennessee, philadelphia, scranton, joe biden, wheeler, alabama, laura olson,...
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[LIVE] The Senate Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee holds a confirmation hearing for U.S. Postal Service governors and other nominations. Sponsor: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee
Topics: usps, navy, mr. zollars, shapiro, mr. ross, d.c., arizona, michigan, tennessee, mr. robins,...
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Presidential historian Richard Norton Smith talked about "An Uncommon Man," his biography of President Herbert Hoover. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Q&A
Topics: fbi, hunter biden, tennessee, zach cohen
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Presidential historian Richard Norton Smith talked about "An Uncommon Man," his biography of President Herbert Hoover. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Q&A
Topics: hoover, harding, herbert hoover, london, belgium, coolidge, warren harding, white house, stanford,...
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Mary Elisabeth Cox documented the depth of hunger among German women and children between 1914 and 1924. This talk was from a day-long conference at the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library in West Branch, Iowa. The conference explored Hoover's reputation as the "Great Humanitarian" during both world wars. It was his World War I work which provided the foundation for his White House run. Sponsor: Hoover (Herbert) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: germany, quaker, herbert hoover, hoover, europe, munich, zeppelin, tennessee valley, zeppelin,...
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This program was part of a conference on Herbert Hoover's humanitarian efforts during the two world wars. Hal Elliott Wert, a Kansas City Art Institute professor emeritus talked about the views and policies of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and former President Hoover on war-torn Europe in the 1930s and 40s -- and the question of what to do about the plight of war victims, especially women and children. He illustrated his remarks with a selection of wartime posters. He's followed by a Q&A...
Topics: hoover, poland, roosevelt, finland, germany, chicago, france, herbert hoover, new york, romania,...
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Stanford University historian Bertrand Patenaude talked about Herbert Hoover and aid to famine-stricken Soviet Russia from 1921 to 1922. This program at the Hoover presidential library in West Branch, Iowa was part of a day-long conference on his humanitarian work. It was Mr. Hoover's global efforts that propelled him towards a run for the White House. Some viewers may find images in this program disturbing. Sponsor: Hoover (Herbert) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: hoover, russia, herbert hoover, hoover, moscow, volga, kelly, george nash, c-span, europe, william...
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Herbert Hoover's biographer George Nash recalled his World War I relief work, which saved the lives of millions caught up in the war and its aftermath -- and which set the stage for his White House run. This talk at Hoover's presidential library in West Branch, Iowa opened a day-long conference on his humanitarian efforts. Sponsor: Hoover (Herbert) Presidential Library and Museum
Topics: hoover, europe, belgium, herbert hoover, paris, germany, versailles, iowa, poland, london, wilson,...
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The House Education and Labor Subcommittee on Workforce Protections held a hearing on the federal government's role in protecting workers during the coronavirus pandemic. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Loren Sweatt said her organization has received 5,000 coronavirus-related complaints and has issued one related citation. Lawmakers questioned the practice of releasing safety guidelines versus updating safety standards. Ms. Sweatt...
Topics: osha, cdc, howard, sweatt, michigan, fda, obama, pennsylvania, kentucky, trump, scott, white house,...
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Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) joined a virtual event held by President Trump's reelection campaign and hosted by Lara Trump, the president's daughter-in-law and an adviser to the campaign. The two supporters of President Trump's reelection bid talked about Senator Graham's role as chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, and how that committee would be investigating the Justice Department's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Senator Graham said his committee's...
Topics: trump, flynn, joe biden, china, carter, graham, obama, fbi, biden, papadopoulos, isis, afghanistan,...
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[LIVE] Minnesota Governor Tim Walz (D) holds a briefing on response to the death of George Floyd and the protests in the state and across the U.S. Sponsor: Minnesota | Office of the Governor
Topics: minnesota, minneapolis, george floyd, terrance floyd, justin, george, rebecca lucero, laura trump,...
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Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) discussed the nationwide protests in the wake of George Floyd's killing and his call for a civil rights investigation into the incident. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
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Inside Elections reporter & analyst Jacob Rubashkin discussed key Congressional primaries taking place in 7 states today. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: iowa, joni ernst, maryland, jacob rubashkin, steve king, agriculture committee
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Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) discussed economic disparities and the impact of the coronavirus pandemic during a virtual conversation hosted by Stanford University's Graduate School of Business. Sen. Brown spoke about passing legislation to address inequities facing essential workers and help Americans who have lost their job because of the coronavirus. He also talked about his expectations for the 2020 general election and the importance of secure voting. Sponsor: Stanford University | School of...
Topics: ohio, brown, stanford, graham, cleveland, california, obama, mitch mcconnell, trump, cdc, jacob...
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Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) was the featured speaker at a virtual event on diversity in politics hosted by Georgetown University's Institute of Politics and Public Service. She talked about the roles diverse leaders played in both political parties and legislative bodies, and why she believed diversity made lawmakers more aware of their constituents' needs. She also talked about why she was withdrawing from consideration as a potential running mate to 2020 Democratic presidential...
Topics: nevada, jacob, joe biden, minnesota, unlv, jay, georgetown, georgetown, haley
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[LIVE] The Senate Judiciary Committee holds a hearing on maintaining a safe environment for inmates during the coronavirus pandemic. Sponsor: Senate Judiciary Committee
Topics: feinstein, allen, cdc, california, graham, lompoc, south carolina, george floyd, rivera, durbin,...
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Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) discussed the nationwide protests in the wake of George Floyd's killing and his call for a civil rights investigation into the incident. Sponsor: C-SPAN | Washington Journal
Topics: baltimore, maryland, ppp, ben cardin, george floyd
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Kansas State University history professor James Sherow talked about his book, "The Chisholm Trail: Joseph McCoy's Great Gamble." Mr. Sherow chronicled entrepreneur Joseph McCoy's success in national and international cattle trading, which sparked the growth of the U.S. beef industry. The Watkins Museum of History in Lawrence, Kansas hosted this event. Sponsor: Watkins Museum of HIstory
Topics: texas, mccoy, kansas, abilene, chicago, wichita, illinois, kansas city, canada, chisholm, jesse...
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University of North Dakota history professor Cynthia Culver Prescott talked about her book, "Pioneer Mother Monuments: Constructing Cultural Memory." She highlighted some of the Kansas City area statues and monuments of pioneer mothers at this event at the Kansas City Public Library. Sponsor: Kansas City (MO) Public Library
Topics: kansas city, oregon, california, stagecoach, wichita, san francisco, kansas, topeka, prescott, penn...
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Kansas State University history professor James Sherow talked about his book, "The Chisholm Trail: Joseph McCoy's Great Gamble." Mr. Sherow chronicled entrepreneur Joseph McCoy's success in national and international cattle trading, which sparked the growth of the U.S. beef industry. The Watkins Museum of History in Lawrence, Kansas hosted this event. Sponsor: Watkins Museum of HIstory
Topics: texas, mccoy, kansas, new york city, illinois, abilene, chicago, new york, kansas city, wichita,...
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University of Arkansas professor Elliott West lectured about the environmental impact of the California Gold Rush. He described how 19th-century mining practices led to deforestation, mercury contamination, and sediment-clogged rivers. This class was part of a seminar for high school teachers hosted by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. Sponsor: Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Topics: california, colorado, panama, nevada, pacific, london, indians, yellowstone, comstock, boston,...
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Baylor University professor David Smith taught a class about the growth of the internationalist worldview in 1890s America. He argued that economic, moral and political impulses caused Americans to consider a larger role in the world for their nation. Smith then detailed the actions they took, such pursuing missionary work, arguing for the expansion of the navy, and searching for new economic markets. Sponsor: Baylor University
Topics: cuba, china, navy, africa, spain, turner, rhodesia, mckinley, cleveland, havana, edgar, darwin,...
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La Sierra University professor Alicia Gutierrez-Romine taught a class about laws and policies regarding abortion. Starting in the 19th century, she tracked changes in medical practice and public opinion through court cases and newspaper coverage. She also described abortion restrictions, access to illegal abortions, costs, and health risks in different time periods and states. Sponsor: La Sierra University
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Virginia Commonwealth University professor Nicole Myers Turner taught a class on the lives of formerly enslaved African Americans following emancipation. She explained how they defined freedom for themselves while the federal government debated political and legal definitions. Professor Turner also discussed the important role of religious and educational institutions in newly freed African American communities. Sponsor: Virginia Commonwealth University
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George Mason University professor Sam Lebovic taught a class about U.S. politics and economics of the early Cold War period of the late-1940s and 1950s. He argued that with extreme ideologies such as fascism and communism completely discredited or out of favor, a consensus formed in the U.S. around centrist political views to the point where the political parties were barely distinguishable. On the economic front, a belief in a "mixed economy" ruled, meaning a broad acceptance of some...
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