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U. S. Senator Sherrod Brown — Desk 88: Eight Progressive Senators Who Changed America

Posted on October 13th, 2020 · Posted in Book Discussions, Public Programs
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Charles A. Kupchan — Isolationism: A History of America’s Efforts to Shield Itself from the World

Posted on October 6th, 2020 · Posted in Book Discussions, Public Programs
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The 2020 Jack Newfield Lecture — Celebrating the Publication of Wayne Barrett’s Without Compromise: The Brave Journalism that First Exposed Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, and the American Epidemic of Corruption

Posted on September 29th, 2020 · Posted in Book Discussions, Public Programs
Please join us for a new online public program via Zoom Roosevelt House is Pleased to Present: The 2020 Jack Newfield Lecture — Celebrating the publication of Wayne Barrett's... Read more

David Michaelis — Eleanor: A Biography

Posted on September 24th, 2020 · Posted in Book Discussions, Public Programs
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John Nichols — The Fight for the Soul of the Democratic Party: The Enduring Legacy of Henry Wallace’s Anti-Fascist, Anti-Racist Politics

Posted on September 11th, 2020 · Posted in Book Discussions, Public Programs
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Chris Whipple — The Spymasters: How the CIA Directors Shape History and the Future

Posted on September 4th, 2020 · Posted in Book Discussions, Public Programs
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Hunter at Home — The Presidents Vs. The Press: From the Founding Fathers to Fake News

Posted on August 26th, 2020 · Posted in Book Discussions, Public Programs
Join us as Harold Holzer, Jonathan F. Fanton Director of The Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College, and John Avlon, Senior Political Analyst for CNN, dive into Holzer’s lates... Read more

Roosevelt House Marks the 75th Anniversary of V-J Day

Posted on August 13th, 2020 · Posted in Book Discussions, Public Programs, Roosevelt House General News

We invite you to attend another public program—online The Best of Roosevelt House An online encore of public programs presented at The Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute, Hunter College We…  

Jill Watts — The Black Cabinet: The Untold Story of African Americans and Politics During the Age of Roosevelt

Posted on July 29th, 2020 · Posted in Book Discussions, Public Programs
Roosevelt House presents a live Zoom discussion of the new book The Black Cabinet: The Untold Story of African Americans and Politics During the Age of Roosevelt by Jill Watts. The author tells the story of a generation of c... Read more

America Through Foreign Eyes

Posted on July 9th, 2020 · Posted in Book Discussions, Public Programs
Roosevelt House presents a live Zoom discussion of Jorge G. Castañeda’s America Through Foreign Eyes, a timely new exploration of America’s shifting political and cultural realities from the perspective of a deeply informed, often admir... Read more