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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: January 30, 2011.. Former President George W.. Bush.. Q&A Podcasts.. BIO.. :.. Program Details.. Info.. : Our guest is former President George W.. President Bush talks about his best-selling memoir Decision Points.. The program takes place on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, where his presidential library will be located.. 19 students from the University asked Mr.. Bush questions about his administration, his programs, and his future plans..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: January 23, 2011.. Christopher Hitchens.. Author & Journalist.. CURRENTLY.. Columnist, Vanity Fair.. Contributing Editor, The Atlantic.. PREVIOUSLY WROTE FOR.. Slate.. World Affairs.. The Nation.. Free Inquiry.. BOOKS.. Arguably: Selected Essays (2011).. Hitch-22: A Memoir (2010).. Is Christianity Good for the World?-A Debate (2008).. Christopher Hitchens and his Critics (2008).. God is Not Great (2007).. The Portable Athiest (2007).. Thomas Jefferson (2005).. Love, Poverty, and War (2004).. Letters to a Young Contrarian (2001).. The Trial of Henry Kissinger (2001).. Unacknowledged Legislation (2000).. The Missionary Position (1995).. Blaiming the Victims (contributor, 1988).. Imperial Spoils (1987).. PERSONAL.. Born April 13, 1949 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England.. Education at Balliol College, Oxford.. Married to  ...   is Christopher Hitchens.. Mr.. Hitchens is the a author of over a dozen books including his recent memoir, Hitch-22.. Other titles include, God Is Not Great, The Trial of Henry Kissinger, The Missionary Position: Mother Teresa in Theory and Practice, and Thomas Jefferson: Author of America.. He is currently a contributing editor for The Atlantic magazine and a columnist for Vanity Fair magazine, where he has been writing articles about his diagnosis last summer of stage four esophageal cancer.. Christopher Hitchens discusses his cancer in this Q&A interview and his wish to continue writing about it as well as advocating more attention to cancer treatments currently in advanced experimental stages..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: January 16, 2011.. : Our guests are students from The Washington Center discuss politics and government as viewed through their experience in visiting Washington, DC.. The students represent one group of the 600-800 college students who come to Washington each year in seminars sponsored by The Washington Center.. In addition, The Washington Center sponsors 1500 to 1600 students from around the country in longer term internships in Washington, DC each semester.. The Washington Center is a non-profit organization started in 1975.. It's mission includes preparing young people for leadership position and civil participation..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: January 9, 2011.. Martha Raddatz.. Senior Foreign Affairs Correspondent, ABC News.. Senior Foreign Affairs Correspondent, ABC News.. PREVIOUSLY.. Has been with ABC News since 1993.. : Our guest is Martha Raddatz, Senior Foreign Affairs Correspondent for ABC News.. She has been with ABC since 1993 in various positions including White House Correspondent and Pentagon Correspondent.. Her reporting of the war has taken her to Iraq 20 times.. In this program, she discusses the wars in  ...   her desire to tell stories of the soldiers serving there.. Several of her news reports for ABC will be shown, including one where she trains and flies in a fighter jet with American military personnel.. She also discusses her involvement in remind.. org, a program of the Woodruff Foundation to benefit injured soldiers.. The foundation was started by Bob Woodruff, her ABC News colleague who was gravely injured in an IED explosion six years ago..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: January 2, 2011.. Bob Samuelson.. Columnist, Newsweek & The Washington Post.. Washington Post Writers Group.. PREVIOUS.. Business Desk, The Washington Post (1969-1973).. Freelancer (1973-1976).. National Journal (1976-1984).. Newsweek.. The Good Life and Its Discontents (1995).. Untruth: Why the Conventional Wisdom Is (Almost Always) Wrong (2001).. The Great Inflation and Its Aftermath (2008).. EARLY YEARS.. Raised in White Plains, New York.. Graduated Harvard University (1967).. More.. about.. : Our guest is Robert Samuelson, columnist for Newsweek magazine and The Washington Post.. He is  ...   socio-economic issues.. He was hired in 1969 as a metro reporter.. When he arrived to work, executive editor Ben Bradlee asked him to take an opening on the Business desk.. In 1976, while working for the National Journal, he started a column that was picked up by The Washington Post the following year.. He became a columnist for Newsweek in 1984.. He has authored several books.. The latest was released in paperback in 2010 and is titled, The Great Inflation and its Aftermath..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: December 26, 2010.. The U.. S.. and the U.. K.. : Contrasts and Comparisons.. PARTICIPANTS.. Lord John Wakeham, British House of Lords.. Diane Abbott, Shadow Minister for Public Health, House of Commons.. Stephanie Flanders, Economics Editor, BBC.. Matthew Parris, Columnist, The Times of London.. : Q&A will feature comparisons and contrasts between the U.. Using excerpts from our London interviews (Stephanie Flanders of  ...   House of Commons, Matthew Parris of The Times of London, and Peter Knowles of the Parliamentary Channel), the program will focus on official differences in the two countries (how members are elected, impact of money in races, power of the Prime Minister) as well as specific issues (VAT taxes, housing benefits, out of wedlock children, and the costs of goods and services.. )..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: December 19, 2010.. Dan Reed.. Documentary Producer, "Terror in Mumbai".. CURRENT.. Free Lance Documentary Producer.. PREVIOUS FILMS.. "Terror in Mumbai" (2009).. "Straightheads" (feature film 2007).. "The 9/11 Liars" (2006).. "Shooters" (2001).. "The Valley" (1999).. "The Partners" (1995).. "America Undercover.. AWARD.. Nominated for Primetime Emmy in 2010 for Outstanding Directory in non-fiction programming for "Terror in Mumbai".. : Our guest is Dan Reed, director and producer of the documentary film Terror in Mumbai.. The film is about the terror attacks in Mumbai, India, on Nov.. 26, 2008, when over 175 people were  ...   killers and their handlers, and interviews with survivors.. He will discuss the process of making the film, the different people involved, and how it is different from many other documentaries.. Dan Reed has been a freelance producer and director since 1998.. Some of his previous films include Terror in Moscow, The 9/11 Liars, and his feature film Straightheads.. His documentary about the earthquake in Haiti is scheduled to air in January, 2011.. Reed has previously worked for HBO, Channel 4, the BBC, and PBS Frontline.. He was born in the United Kingdom..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: December 12, 2010.. Matthew Parris.. The Times of London.. : Our guest is Matthew Parris, columnist for The Times of London.. He has also written for The Spectator magazine.. While in his 20 s, he was parliamentary secretary for Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.. From 1979 to 1986 he was a Conservative party member of the House of Commons.. He left that position to become host of ITV s Sunday current affairs program Weekend World, which ran until 1988.. He has written many books on politics and on travel.. He currently hosts a program on BBC 4..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: December 5, 2010.. John F.. Burns.. London Bureau Chief, The New York Times.. London Bureau Chief, The New York Times.. Iraq bureau chief, The New York Times (2002-2007).. Toronto bureau chief, The New York Times (1987-1991).. Beijing bureau chief, The New York Times (1984-1986).. Moscow bureau chief, The New York Times (1981-1984).. Reporter for Metropolitan Section, The New York Times (1975).. Reporter, Toronto Globe and Mail (1971-1975).. NYT FOREIGN ASSIGNMENTS.. South Africa 1976-1980.. Afghanistan 1989-1991 and 1994-2002.. Bosnia and Croatia 1991-1994.. India 1994-1998.. AWARDS.. Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting 1993 and 1996.. George Polk Award for Foreign Reporting 1978 and 1996.. EDUCATION.. McGill University.. Studied Russian at Harvard.. Studied Chinese at Cambridge..  ...   Bosnia, Beijing, Moscow, South Africa and others.. In 1986, as China Bureau Chief, he was jailed on charges of spying.. The charges were later dropped.. Burns began at the Times in 1975 as a writer in the Metropolitan section.. Prior to that he worked for The Toronto Globe and Mail.. In addition to the Pulitzers, he has twice won the George Polk Award for foreign reporting (1978 and 1996).. Topics for this interview include: His life as a foreign correspondent and war correspondent and his plans to write about it The current situation in Iraq and Afghanistan Politics of the UK and the impact of planned cuts in Britain s defense budget..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: November 28, 2010.. Gerald Blaine and Clint Hill.. Former Secret Service Agents for President John F.. Kennedy.. :..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: November 21, 2010.. Edmund Morris.. Author, "Colonel Roosevelt".. New Yorker.. New York Times.. Harper's Magazine.. Beethoven: The Universal Composer(2005).. Theodore Rex (2001).. The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt (1979).. Dutch: A Memoir of Ronald Reagan (1999).. Rhodes University, South Africa.. : Our guest is Edmund Morris, author of "Colonel Roosevelt.. " This is the final in his series of three books on Theodore Roosevelt.. In this program Morris will discuss Roosevelt s years after the presidency  ...   of writing about Theodore Roosevelt.. The two previous books are "The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt" and "Theodore Rex.. " Morris won the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award in 1980 for "The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt.. " He is also author of "Dutch: A Memoir of Ronald Reagan" and a biography on Beethoven, "Beethoven: The Universal Composer.. " Edmund Morris was born in Nairobi, Kenya, but has lived in the United States since 1968..

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