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Charles Fried, Professor of Law, Harvard University; Author, Modern Liberty

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SPEAKER: Charles Fried, Professor of Law, Harvard University; Author, Modern Liberty

TITLE: Modern Liberty and the Limits of Government

One of the most esteemed legal scholars in the country and one of the best known conservatives at Harvard Law School, Charles Fried will discuss the controversial issues of personal freedom and government intervention. The former Solicitor General and Massachusetts Supreme Court Justice will address the dichotomy between equality and liberty, as well as the promises and pitfalls of government regulations. Read more »

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Michael Eric Dyson, Humanities Professor, University of Pennsylvania; Author, Debating Race (3/6/2007)

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SPEAKER: Michael Eric Dyson, Humanities Professor, University of Pennsylvania; Author, Debating Race


TITLE: Debating Race
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Ayaan Hirsi Ali; Human Rights Activist; Author, Infidel (2/20/2007)

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Breaking the Chains: The Battle to Find and Use My Voice

Hirsi Ali, a high profile critic of Islam, will share her journey from a forced marriage in Somalia to a new life in the West. She will discuss the costs of her controversial views, including the multiple death threats that required her to seek police protection.

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Religion in U.S. Culture and Society Panel (4/23/2007)

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Religion in U.S. Culture and Society

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Michael Lerner, Editor, Tikkun Magazine; Rabbi
Michael Maudlin, Editorial Director, Harper San Francisco
Stephen Prothero, Chair of Religion Department, Boston University Read more »

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Kevin Phillips Former Republican Strategist; Political Analyst; Author, American Theocracy (4/18/2007)

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Kevin Phillips
Former Republican Strategist; Political Analyst; Author, American Theocracy

TITLE: American Theocracy
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Anthony Romero, Exec. Director, American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) (6/18/2007)

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Anthony Romero, Exec. Director, American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)

TITLE:
In Defense of America
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Alan Alda: Award winning actor, director and writer, Author, Things I Overheard While Talking to Myself.

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A Conversation with Alan Alda

Alan Alda, Award winning actor, director and writer, Author, Things I Overheard While Talking to Myself Read more »

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Gayle Pergamit: Technology Solution for Fresh Water? (1/9/2008)

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Gayle Pergamit, CEO and Founder, Agua Via Read more »

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Dr. Steven West, Phd Near East Cultures and Languages , Fullbright Scholar to Turkey, BA in Gov't (1/10/2008)

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Dr. Steven West,
Phd Near East Cultures and Languages , Fullbright Scholar to Turkey, BA in Gov't


Islam: Towards A New Understanding

Despite 9/11, Dr. West proposes that the fundamental struggle is between
factions within Islam, and not with America. And, for the sake of world
safety, it is urgent that the 3 great Semitic religions reach
understanding and inclusiveness.
 

This program was recorded live on January 10, 2008

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Dee Dee Myers, Former Press Secretary; Author, Why Women Should Run the World

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Why Women Should Run the World



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