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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: March 28, 2010.. David Martin.. National Security Correspondent, CBS News.. Q&A Podcasts.. BIO.. :.. CURRENTLY.. National Security Correspondent, CBS News (since 1993).. PREVIOUS.. Researcher for CBS News in New York (1969).. News writer with the AP broadcast wire (1971-72).. Fellow at the Washington Journalism Center (1973).. AP special assignment team (1977).. Newsweek (1977-83).. CBS Pentagon correspondent (1983-1993).. EDUCATION.. BA in English from Yale University (1965).. BOOKS.. Wilderness of Mirrors (Harper & Row,1980).. Best Laid Plans: The Inside Story of America s War Against Terrorism (Harper & Row, 1988)..  ...   Married to Dr.. Elinor Martin.. They have four children.. Program Details.. Info.. : Our guest is David Martin, National Security Correspondent for CBS News.. He covers the State Department and Pentagon.. His stories appear on the CBS Evening News, 60 Minutes, and 48 Hours.. Prior to joining CBS in 1983, he worked in various positions for Newsweek and the Associated Press.. He has written two books: "Best Laid Plans: The Inside Story of America's War Against Terrorism" (1988) and "Wilderness of Mirrors" (1980) about the CIA and KGB..

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    Descriptive info: March 14, 2010.. Michelle Easton.. Founder & President, Clare Boothe Luce Policy Institute.. President, Clare Boothe Luce Policy Institute.. Teacher at Roaring Brook Elementary School in New York.. Young Americans for Freedom Assistant to the Executive Director.. National Right to Work Committee Legal Assistant 1978-80.. Attorney with the Department of Justice in the Office of the U.. S.. Trustee 1981.. Special Assistant to the General Counsel at the Department of Education 1981 to1983.. Director of the Missing Children's Program, Department of Justice 1985 to1987.. Department of Education 1987-1993.. Virginia State Board of Education 1994.. Briar Cliff College (B.. A.. , 1972).. Washington College of Law, American University (J.. D.. , 1980).. Married to Ron Robinson,  ...   leadership roles.. The institute offers internships and programs for young women.. The program was named for Clare Boothe Luce, who was a member of Congress from Connecticut from 1943 to 1947 and US Ambassador to Italy from 1953 5o 1956.. She was also a journalist, author and playwright.. Her plays include the 1936 Broadway hit "The Women," which was subsequently made into a movie.. Michelle Easton worked in both the Reagan and Bush (41) Administrations.. For a portion of that time she served as Deputy Undersecretary of Education.. In 1994 she was appointed to the Virginia State Board of Education.. She has also worked for Young Americans for Freedom and for National Right to Work..

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    Descriptive info: March 7, 2010.. Patricia McGuire.. President, Trinity Washington University.. 21st overall president of Trinity Washington University.. Member of the Women's Advisory Board of the Girl Scouts of the Nation's Capital.. Serving on a governance advisory task force for the American Institute of Architects.. Member of multiple boards of directors including Greater Washington Board of Trade, The Washington Hospital Center, Women's College Coalition, The Washington Metropolitan Consortium of Universities, The D.. C.. College Success Foundation, Goodwill of Greater Washington, The National Defense Intelligence College, The American Council on Education, The Community Foundation of the National Capital Region, United Educators, The UNIFI Mutual Holding Company.. Assistant Dean for Development and External Affairs for Georgetown University Law Center.. Appointed to a special term on the Education Advisory Committee overseeing the D.. Public Schools.. Legal affairs commentator for CBS children's newsmagazine "30 Minutes" and Fox Television s "Panorama".. Member of advisory panel on coinage which recommended  ...   has been president for over 20 years and is credited with saving the institution whose population diminished from 1,000 students in 1969 to 300 in 1989.. Trinity opened as a women's college in 1897 next to Catholic University in Northeast Washington, which was then an all-male institution.. Men were accepted into Trinity night and weekend classes beginning in the 1960s.. Today, the private university of 2,000 students has three separate schools: -The College of Arts and Sciences which is still a women's college -The School of Education which offers master's degrees in education -The School of Professional Studies offering night and weekend classes for both undergraduate and graduate degrees Makeup of Trinity University is 67 percent African-American, 21 percent Hispanic, 6 percent White, and 6 percent International.. Graduates of Trinity include House Speaker Nancy Pelosi ('62), Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius ('70), and Hearst Magazines Publisher Cathleen Black ('66)..

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    Descriptive info: February 28, 2010.. Kike Arnal.. Photographer, "In the Shadow of Power".. PHOTOGRAPHIC EXHIBITIONS.. Orinoco.. Exhibition at the National Science Museum (Caracas, Venezuela) (1999).. Detroit Focus 2000.. Group exhibition (Detroit, Michigan) (2000).. Beacons for the Future.. Solo exhibition at the Martin Luther King Jr.. Memorial Library (Washington, D.. ) (2003).. II Bienal de Fotografía Venezolana Daniela Chappard Exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts (Caracas, Venezuela) (2003).. Camera Obscura (Miami, Florida) (2004).. Moving Walls 12.. Shadow of Power exhibition at the Open Society Institute (New York, New York) (2006).. Underground Music A photography exhibit at FCB-Draft, New York City.. (2007).. In The Shadow of Power Exhibition at The Half King, New York City.. Bethlehem Under Siege: The Decline of Christianity at its Birthplace Palestine at The Jerusalem  ...   High Frontier.. Field producer and associate producer for Gruppe 5 Filmproduktion.. 2002 Workshop in Documentary Film, International Film Workshops (Rockport, Maine).. 1980-83 Biology Coursework, Andes University (Venezuela).. : Our guest is photographer Kike Arnal, featuring his newest book "In the Shadow of Power.. " Mr.. Arnal originally came to Washington to do a photo project on Washington's decaying library system.. While he was here, he began to see a side of the Capital city much different than that seen in tourist photos.. The book documents poverty, drug abuse, AIDS, and prostitution in Washington.. It also contrasts those images with photos of "official" Washington, including the monuments and people in power.. In addition to still photography, Mr.. Arnal has also produced 13 documentaries.. He is originally from Venezuela..

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    Descriptive info: February 21, 2010.. Ted Morgan.. Author, "Valley of Death: The Tragedy at Dien Bien Phu That Led America into the Vietnam War".. Author of "Valley of Death: The Tragedy at Dien Bien Phu That Led America Into the Vietnam War".. PREVIOUS BOOKS.. The Secret War: The Story of International Espionage since 1945 (1962).. The French: Portrait of a People (1969).. Epitaph for Kings (1969).. The Strong Brown God: The Story of the Niger River (1977).. On Becoming American (1978).. Maugham (1980).. Churchill: A Young Man in a Hurry (1982).. FDR: A Biography (1985).. Literary Outlaw: The Life and Times of William S.. Burroughs (1990).. An Uncertain Hour: The French, the Germans, the Jews, the Barbie Trial, and the City of Lyon, 1940-1945 (1990).. Wilderness at Dawn: The Settling of the North American Continent (1994).. A Shovel of Stars: The Making  ...   Reporting in 1961.. 1982 National Book Award Finalist for his biography Maugham.. : Our guest is Pulitzer prize winning author Ted Morgan.. His 19th book, to be published later this month (February 23rd), is the story of a 1954 battle where the French were defeated by the Vietnamese resistance forces, ending French rule in Indochina.. That battle ultimately led to U.. involvement in the Vietnam War.. The title of the book is "Valley of Death: The Tragedy at Dien Bien Phu That Led America Into the Vietnam War.. " In 1961, while working for The New York Herald Tribune, Ted Morgan won a Pulitzer prize for Local Reporting.. Born in France, he became an American citizen in 1977.. Ted Morgan's previous books include biographies of Churchill, FDR, and writer Somerset Maugham.. He also wrote "Reds: McCarthyism in Twentieth-Century America.. "..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: February 14, 2010.. David Bossie.. President, Citizens United.. President of Citizens United and Citizens United Productions.. BOOKS:.. Intelligence Failure: How Clinton's National Security Policy Set the Stage for 9/11 (Thomas Nelson, 2004).. The Many Faces of John Kerry (Thomas Nelson, 2004).. Hillary: The Politics of Personal Destruction (Thomas Nelson, 2008).. FILMS:.. Rediscovering God in America II: Our Heritage (2009).. Ronald Reagan: Rendezvous with Destiny (2009).. ACLU: At War with America (2009).. Perfect Valor (2009).. Blocking 'The Path to 9/11 (2008).. We Have the Power: Making America Energy Independent (2008).. Hillary: The Movie (2008).. HYPE The Obama Effect (2008).. Border War: The Battle Over Illegal Immigration (2006).. Rediscovering God in America (2006).. Broken  ...   United and Citizens United Productions.. On its website, Citizens United describes itself as "an organization dedicated to restoring our government to citizens' control.. " The organization includes the American Sovereignty Project, which lobbies Congress on issues of concern.. David Bossie has been with Citizens United since its beginning in 1992.. Prior to that he was chief investigator for the House of Representatives Committee on Government Reform during the Clinton Administration.. In his role as head of Citizens United Productions, he has produced 12 documentaries in the last six years.. They include "Hillary: The Movie" which became the basis for a recent Supreme Court decision (Citizens United v.. Federal Election Commission) on campaign financing..

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    Descriptive info: February 7, 2010.. Thom Hartmann.. Radio Talk Show Host.. Host of The Thom Hartmann syndicated radio program (12-3pm M-F).. ADD: A Different Perception (Underwood Books, 1992).. ADHD Secrets of Success: Coaching Yourself to Fulfillment in the Business World Select Books (Select Books, 1994).. Focus Your Energy: Hunting for Success in Business (Pocket Books, 1994).. ADD Success Stories (Underwood Books, 1995).. Think Fast! (Underwood Books, 1996).. Beyond ADD (Underwood Books, 1996).. The Greatest Spiritual Secret of the Century (Hampton Roads, 2000).. Thom Hartmann's Complete Guide to ADD (Underwood Books, 2000).. The Edison Gene (Park Street Press, 2003).. Last Hours of Ancient Sunlight (Three Rivers Press, 2004).. The Prophet's Way (Park Street Press, 2004).. Unequal Protection (Rodale Books, 2004).. We the People: A Call to Take Back America (Coreway Media, Inc, 2004).. What Would Jefferson Do? (Harmony Books, 2004).. Ultimate Sacrifice: John and Robert Kennedy, the Plan for a Coup in Cuba, and the Murder of JFK (Carroll & Graf, 2005).. Walking Your Blues Away: Practical Bilateral Therapies for Healing the Mind and Optimizing  ...   of Western Culture (Viking, 2009).. EDUCATION:.. H degree from Dominion Herbal College.. M.. H.. degree from Emerson College of Herbology.. Ph.. in Homeopathic Medicine from Brantridge in England.. : Our guest is Thom Hartmann, syndicated radio talk show host.. His radio program, now in its 6th year, is live daily from noon-3pm in many markets including Dallas, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Miami, Seattle, Detroit, Chicago and Washington, DC He is also on XM and Sirius Satellite radio.. He is the author of over 20 books including "Threshold: The Crisis of Western Culture," "Screwed: The Undeclared War Against the Middle Class," "Unequal Protection: The Rise of Corporate Dominance and the Theft of Human Rights," and "What Would Jefferson Do?" Over the past 30 years, Thom Hartmann has started and sold seven corporations.. He is the founder and former executive director of a program for emotionally disturbed and abused children called The New England Salem Children's Village.. He has also worked in establishing hospitals, schools, and other centers in Uganda, Columbia, Russia, India, and Australia..

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    Descriptive info: January 31, 2010.. Terry Teachout.. Author, "Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong".. Working on book on Duke Ellington.. Author: "Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong" (2009).. Drama Critic for The Wall Street Journal.. Chief Culture Critic of Commentary Magazine.. PREVIOUS BOOKS:.. All in the Dances: A Brief Life of George Balanchine (2004, Harcourt).. A Terry Teachout Reader (2004, Yale University Press).. The Skeptic: A Life of H.. L.. Mencken (2002, HarperCollins).. City Limits: Memories of a Small-Town Boy (1991, Poseidon Press).. B.. in Music Journalism, William Jewell College.. PERSONAL:.. Born February 6, 1956 in Sikeston, Missouri.. Lives and works in New York City..  ...   new biography of Louis (Louie) Armstrong called "Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong.. " Louis Armstrong was a jazz musician who influenced the music and culture of the 20th century.. In this interview, we focus on the public life of Louis Armstrong including: --his experiences with segregation while touring --his disagreement with President Eisenhower over race, calling the President "two faced" and having "no guts" --accusations from fellow musicians like Dizzy Gillespie that Armstrong was an "Uncle Tom.. " --his overseas tours Terry Teachout is the Drama Critic for The Wall Street Journal.. His previous books include "The Skeptic: A Life of H.. Mencken..

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    Descriptive info: January 24, 2010.. Students from The Washington Center.. discuss politics, government, & their futures.. : 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  ...   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 17, 2010.. Fred Grandy.. Former Congressman and Co-Host "The Grandy & Andy Morning Show".. More.. about.. : This week on Q&A, our guest is Former Congressman Fred Grandy.. Mr.. Grandy is currently co-host with Andy Parks of "The Grandy & Andy Morning Show" on WMAL Radio in Washington DC and streamed live on their website, wmal.. com.. The program started in 2003 and features news  ...   1995.. In 1994, he lost the Republican primary for Governor against incumbent Terry Branstad.. From 1995 to 2000, he was President and CEO of Goodwill Industries.. Prior to his terms in Congress, he had an acting career that included nine years at Burl "Gopher" Smith on "The Love Boat.. " The Q&A program will include video from Thursday, 1/14 edition of "The Grandy & Andy Morning Show..

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    Descriptive info: January 10, 2010.. Michael Scammell.. Author, "Koestler: The Literary and Political Odyssey of a Twentieth-Century Skeptic".. : Our guest is Michael Scammell, author of the new book "Koestler: The Literary and Political Odyssey of a Twentieth-Century Skeptic.. " Arthur Koestler is best known for his anti-communist novel, "Darkness at Noon," which was first published in 1940.. In total, he wrote 34 books over his lifetime.. Of those, including "Darkness at Noon," five were novels.. The rest were non-fiction.. In this biography, Michael Scammell tells  ...   his work in various political causes including Zionism, Communism, and anti-Communism.. Arthur Koestler joined the Communist Party of Germany in 1931 and resigned from it in 1938, just two years prior to the publication of "Darkness at Noon.. " He committed suicide in 1983.. Biographer Michael Scammell teaches creative writing and translation at Columbia University.. His previous biography of Alexander Solzhenitsyn won the Los Angeles Times prize for best biography.. He has translated many Russian authors' works into English including Tolstoy, Nabokov, and Dostoyevsky..

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