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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: July 6, 2008.. Kathleen Parker.. Syndicated Columnist, The Washington Post Writers Group.. BIO.. :.. CURRENT:.. Part of the Washington Post Writers Group since 2006.. Twice-weekly column runs in over 400 newspapers across the country.. Regular on "The Chris Matthews Show".. USA Today Board of Contributors.. PREVIOUS:.. Started columm in 1987 while working for The Orlando Sentinel.. Articles in The Weekly Standard, Time, Town & Country, Cosmopolitan and Fortune Small Business.. Instructor of editorial writing and advanced feature writing, Univ.. of South Carolina College of Journalism.. AWARDS:.. H.. L.. Mencken Writing Award (1993).. Best Columnist, Florida Society of Newspaper Editors (1997).. First Place, Division 3 in the American Association of Sunday and Feature  ...   Hometown: Winterhaven, Florida.. Married with one son and two step-sons.. More.. about.. Program Details.. Info.. : Kathleen Parker is a nationally syndicated columnist with The Washington Post Writers Group.. Her twice-weekly column, focusing on social issues, appears in more than 400 newspapers across the country.. She began writing for The Washington Post Writers Group is 2006, following many years writing columns for the Orlando Sentinel.. In addition to her columns, Parker is a writer in residence at the Buckley School of Public Speaking located in Camden, South Carolina.. She regularly appears on "The Chris Matthews Show.. " Her new book is entitled "Save the Males: Why Men Matter, Why Women Should Care.. "..

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    Descriptive info: June 29, 2008.. Aaron Woolf.. Producer & Director, "King Corn".. Operates grocery store in Brooklyn, New York.. Documentary Producer including "Greener Grass: Cuba, Baseball, and The United States".. "Dying to Leave: The Global Face of Human Trafficking and Smuggling".. Founder of Mosaic Films.. Filmmaking awards include a Rockie Award and a Logie Award.. University of Iowa, Masters in Film.. Middlebury College.. : The  ...   decide to go to Iowa and plant an acre of corn and follow it through the production cycle.. The documentary discusses the federal role in corn planting, as well as the large impact that feed corn has on our daily diet.. Clips from the documentary will be shown and Mr.. Woolf will discuss the current Farm Bill in the context of corn production..

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    Descriptive info: June 22, 2008.. Renu Khator.. Chancellor & President, Univ.. of Houston.. University of South Florida, Various Positions including Provost and Senior Vice President, Associate Professor of Government & International Affairs, Assistant Professor of Political Science.. Visiting Fellow, Dept of Public and Social Administration, City Polytechnic of Hong Kong.. Ph.. D.. 1985, Purdue University (Political Science/Public Administration).. M.. A.. 1975, Purdue University (Political Science).. B.. 1973, Kanpur University, India (Liberal Arts)..  ...   Chancellor of the University of Houston.. She has headed the University of Houston since November of last year.. Prior to that she spent many years at the University of South Florida culminating in four years as the Provost and Senior Vice President.. She has authored or co-authored five books on management, public administration, and the environment.. Dr.. Khator is originally from India and received her undergraduate degree from Kanpur University..

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    Descriptive info: June 15, 2008.. Michelle Bernard.. President & CEO, Independent Women's Forum.. MSNBC Political Analyst.. 2000 Bush-Cheney Inaugural Committee.. Partner, Patton Boggs LLP.. Chair, DC Redevelopment Land Agency.. BA in Philosophy, Howard University.. JD, Georgetown University Law Center.. Two children, ages 5 and 2.. : Our guest on Q&A is Michelle Bernard, president of the Independent Women's Forum.. She  ...   was on the Bush-Cheney Presidential Inaugural Committee, Chairman of the District of Columbia's Redevelopment Land Agency, and a partner in the law firm of Patton Boggs LLC.. Her columns appear in a variety of newspapers across the country.. She is the author of "Women's Progress: How Women Are Wealthier, Healthier, and More Independent Than Ever Before," published last November..

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    Descriptive info: June 8, 2008.. Frederick Downs, Jr.. Chief Prosthetics & Clinical Logistics Officer, Dept.. of Vets.. Affairs.. Manages 1.. 3 billion dollar prosthetics and sensory Aids Program for U.. S.. Veterans.. Special Assignments for Dept of Defense.. Special Assignments for Aid for Int l Development.. Humanitarian team on POW/MIA Affairs.. BOOKS:.. The Killing Zone: My Life in the Vietnam War.. Aftermath: A Soldier s Return from Vietnam.. No Longer Enemies, Not Yet Friends.. Silver Star, Bronze Star, Vietnam Gold Cross of Gallantry, Combat Infantryman s Badge, Four Purple Hearts.. Citation of  ...   in Business Administration, University of Denver.. Masters in Business Administration, University of Denver.. ORIGINALLY FROM:.. Western Indiana.. Married with two daughters.. : Mr.. Downs discusses the services the US government provides to veterans and the changes underway with the increasing number of Iraq War Veterans using his group's services.. Mr.. Downs is a Vietnam Veteran who lost his left arm in combat.. He is the author of books including "The Killing Zone: My Life in the Vietnam War," "Aftermath: A Soldier's Return from Vietnam," and "No Longer Enemies, Not Yet Friends..

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    Descriptive info: June 1, 2008.. Colman McCarthy.. Founder & Director of the Center for Teaching Peace.. Director, Center for Teaching Peace (since 1982).. Columnist.. Syndicated Columnist for Washington Post 1969-1997.. TEACHING POSITIONS:.. Georgetown University Law School, University of Maryland, American University, Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, School Without Walls, Oak Hill Prison, Washington Center for Internships.. Disturbers of the Peace (1973).. Inner Companions (1975).. Pleasures of the Game (1983).. Involvements: One Journalist s Place in the World (1987).. All of One Peace: Essays on Nonviolence (1995).. I d Rather Teach Peace (2002).. EDITED BOOKS:.. Solutions to Violence (1988).. Strength Through Peace: The Ideas and People of Nonviolence (2001).. ARTICLES:.. Articles published  ...   Baltimore Sun.. Married with three sons.. : Colman McCarthy is the founder and director of the Center for Teaching Peace in Washington, DC.. He teaches peace studies at colleges and high schools in the Washington, DC area including Georgetown University Law School, American University, Wilson High School, and Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School.. He has authored many books including "I'd Rather Teach Peace," "All of One Peace: Essays on Nonviolence," and a new one coming out this summer on animal rights.. From 1969 to 1997, he was a syndicated columnist for the Washington Post.. His articles have also appeared in The New Yorker, New Republic, National Catholic Reporter and others..

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    Descriptive info: May 25, 2008.. Thomas DiLorenzo.. Author.. American Economics Professor, Loyola College, Baltimore, Maryland.. Research Fellow, The Independent Institute.. Lincoln Unmasked: What You're Not Supposed to Know about Dishonest Abe.. The Real Lincoln.. How Capitalism Saved America.. The Food and Drink Police: America's Nannies, Busybodies & Petty Tyrants.. BOOKS WITH JAMES BENNETT:.. Official Lies: How Washington Misleads Us.. Destroying America: How Government Funds Partisan Politics.. Unhealthy Charities.. Cancer Scam.. Public Health Profiteering.. From Pathology to Politics: Public Health in America.. Some of the many articles written by Thomas DiLorenzo can be read at www.. lewrockwell.. com and www.. independent.. org.. in Economics,  ...   Civil War buff, he decided to combine his two interests by looking at Abraham Lincoln from an economics point of view.. The result has been two books over the last six years.. The first was "The Real Lincoln.. " The more recent title is "Lincoln Unmasked.. " DiLorenzo not only criticizes Lincoln's handling of the war, he also criticizes current day historians who, he says, belong to the "church of Lincoln.. " Those include James McPherson, Harold Holzer, Harry Jaffa, Eric Foner, and Doris Kearns Goodwin.. DiLorenzo also contends that academic historians critical of Lincoln have difficulties getting university level jobs..

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    Descriptive info: May 18, 2008.. James Rosen.. Washington Correspondent, Fox News Channel (since 1999).. Researcher for Dan Rather.. Associate Producer, WWOR-TV in New York.. Field and Control Room Producer, NY-1 in New York.. Anchor/Reporter, WREX-TV in Rockford, Illinois.. Anchor/Reporter, News 12, The Bronx.. The New York Times.. The Washington Post.. The New York Daily News.. The New York Post.. New York Newsday.. Atlantic Monthly.. Harper s.. National Review.. The Weekly Standard.. American Bar Association Journal.. Yale Biographical Dictionary of American Law.. Johns Hopkins University, Bachelor s degree in Political Science.. Northwestern University, Medill School of Journalism, Master s degree in Journalism.. Married  ...   "The Strong Man," spans his youth in Detroit, his position as the national's premier municipal bond lawyer, his role as campaign manager for both of Richard Nixon's successful presidential runs and his time as Attorney General (1969-1972.. ) Later, Mitchell became the highest ranking official to ever serve time in prison.. From 1977 to 1979, he was in federal prison for his involvement in the Watergate cover-up.. Author James Rosen has spent almost two decades working on this book.. Since 2005, he has been a Washington correspondent for Fox News.. Before that, he was a researcher for Dan Rather at CBS..

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    Descriptive info: May 11, 2008.. Doris Buffett.. Sunshine Lady Foundation.. Founded Sunshine Lady Foundation in 1996.. First Grade Teacher.. Three children.. LANGUAGE:.. Mount Vernon Junior College George Washington University.. Omaha University.. : Doris Buffett, sister of billionaire investor Warren Buffett, talks about her involvement with The Sunshine Lady Foundation, a private, family foundation incorporated in 1996..

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    Descriptive info: May 4, 2008.. Justice Antonin Scalia.. Supreme Court.. CURRENT:.. Associate Justice of the U.. Nominated by Pres.. Reagan.. Took seat September 26, 1986.. PREVIOUS:.. Private Practice, Cleveland, Ohio (1977-82).. Visiting Prof of Law, Georgetown Univ & Stanford Univ.. Chmn, American Bar Association s Section of Administrative Law (1981-82).. Chmn, American Bar Association s Conference of Section Chairmen (1982-83).. General Counsel, Office of Telecommunications Policy (1972-74).. Assistant Attorney General for Office of Legal Counsel (1974-77).. Judge of  ...   Univ.. of Friboug, Switzerland.. LL.. from Harvard Law School.. PERSONAL:.. Born March 11, 1936 in Trenton, New Jersey.. Married Maureen McCarthy.. Nine children: Ann Forrest, Eugene, John Francis, Catherine Elisabeth, Mary Clare, Paul David, Matthew, Christopher James, Margaret Jane.. 28 Grandchildren.. : Justice Antonin Scalia joins us to discuss his new book, "Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges" which he wrote with Bryan Garner.. The book gives advice to lawyers on presenting oral arguments..

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  • Title: Q & A
    Descriptive info: April 27, 2008.. Edna Greene Medford.. History Professor.. Professor Medford is in her 21st year teaching at Howard University.. Teaching Jacksonian America, African American History,.. Colonial History, Colloquium in 19th Century History.. Graduate Director, Dept of History.. Faculty Mentor to Ronald McNair Scholars.. Faculty Sponsor, Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society.. BOOKS & PUBLICATIONS:.. The Emancipation Proclamation: Three Views.. Undergraduate, Hampton Institute (VA).. Masters, University of Illinois (Urbana).. Phd.. In History with emphasis on African American History, University of Maryland (College Park)..  ...   on community-building across international boundaries among 19th century African Americans and African Canadians.. Born in Charles City County, Virginia.. Married with one daughter.. : Dr.. Medford discusses the state of Abraham Lincoln scholarship.. Medford says Lincoln must be looked at in the context of his era.. She responds to authors such as Thomas DiLorenzo and Lerone Bennett who have published books critical of Lincoln.. She also discusses current day issues of racial descrimination, education, and the possibility of the first African American president..

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