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  • 1:04:36 Democracy Next: Is It Time for a Right to Vote in the Constitution - Part 1

    Democracy Next: Is It Time for a Right to Vote in the Constitution - Part 1

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    The right to vote is the foundation of any democracy, yet the Supreme Court has just struck down a central provision of the Voting Rights Act. Unlike the citizens of all but 11 nations, Americans do not have an explicit right to vote in their constitution

  • 1:39:21 Philanthropy as Diplomacy: the Private Funding of State Affairs

    Philanthropy as Diplomacy: the Private Funding of State Affairs

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    Part of the BEI Series on New DiplomacyMarch 11, 2013Blinken European Institutehttp://www.bei.columbia.edu/Panelists:Michael Hess, President, M&TCH Consulting and former Assistant Administrator, USAIDAryeh Neier, President Emeritus, Open Society Found

  • 1:00:47 Nobel Peace Prize-winner Muhammad Yunus

    Nobel Peace Prize-winner Muhammad Yunus

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    Muhammad Yunus, founder of the Grameen Bank, gave a lecture on “Social Business and Microcredit for Women’s Empowerment and Poverty Alleviation" today in historic Gaston Hall.

  • 35:46 Peter Robinson Interviews Fresno State Classicist Bruce Thornton About His New Book Decline And Fall

    Peter Robinson Interviews Fresno State Classicist Bruce Thornton About His New Book Decline And Fall

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    In his new book, Decline and Fall: Europes Slow Motion Suicide, Bruce Thornton asserts that Europe has turned its back on the Western tradition to which it o...

  • 1:10:02 The World, the Day After

    The World, the Day After

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    A dynamic discussion by distinguished fellow Cornellians and former national security advisors who share their insights into the realities confronting a new president the day after election and how these realities shape the early days of an administration

  • 53:22 Uncommon Knowledge: Obama's War On Catholics, Is It Real? Plus, The Left's Hatred Of Diversity

    Uncommon Knowledge: Obama's War On Catholics, Is It Real? Plus, The Left's Hatred Of Diversity

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    In this episode of the Hoover Institution's Uncommon Knowledge with Peter Robinson, Jonah Goldberg, author and founding editor of the National Review Online,...

  • 52:35 Mom Congress on Education and Learning

    Mom Congress on Education and Learning

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    When it comes to education, the nation's budget should reflect the principles of its people, U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan said during an April 12 address at Georgetown."These are horrendous budget times, but [our budget decisions] reflect our valu

  • 1:23:58 The New Government-Philanthropy Complex: A Report Card

    The New Government-Philanthropy Complex: A Report Card

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    SPONSOR: Heyman Center for Philanthropy MODERATOR:Tom Watson, Moderator Author, Cause Wired PANELISTS:Andrew Rasiej,Founder, Personal Democracy Forum New York CityPaul Carttar, Director, Social Innovation Fund Washington, D.C.John Wonderlich, Policy Direc

  • 1:08:42 Uncommon Knowledge With Charles Hill And Fouad Ajami

    Uncommon Knowledge With Charles Hill And Fouad Ajami

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    This week on Uncommon Knowledge Hoover fellows Charles Hill and Fouad Ajami discuss the Middle East: its past, present, and future. To listen to an mp3 of th...

  • 1:20:33 An Evening with Senators Tom Daschle and Trent Lott at NYU February 2, 2011

    An Evening with Senators Tom Daschle and Trent Lott at NYU February 2, 2011

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    Senator Tom Daschle and Senator Trent Lott, former leaders of the Republican and Democratic parties in the US Senate, will discuss their historic roles when the chamber was evenly divided and power, committee leadership and the floor agenda was to be shar

  • 38:27 Thomas Sowell Discusses His Newest Book, Intellectuals And Race

    Thomas Sowell Discusses His Newest Book, Intellectuals And Race

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    This week on Uncommon Knowledge, Hoover fellow and author Thomas Sowell discusses his newest book, Intellectuals and Race, which argues that the impact of in...

  • 42:08 Uncommon Knowledge With Mona Charen And Midge Decter

    Uncommon Knowledge With Mona Charen And Midge Decter

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    This week on Uncommon Knowledge, authors Midge Decter and Mona Charen discuss Romney's gender gap, the impact of feminism on America, and what women really c...

  • 1:14:52 It's Even Worse Than It Looks

    It's Even Worse Than It Looks

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    How the American Constitutional System Collided With the New Politics of ExtremismThis being an election year, the airwaves and op-ed pages are full of pundits and politicians declaring what the future will or should bring this fall. Given the fragile eco

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