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In-depth, thought provoking discussions with some of America’s leading thinkers and figures in public life, hosted by Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol.

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    Harvey Mansfield II: American conservatism, the Federalist, and the problem of feminism with the Harvard government professor.
    Date Added: August 30, 2014

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    Mark Blitz: A discussion on the great thinkers of the Western tradition, from Plato to Nietzsche, and their relevance today.  
    Date Added: August 18, 2014

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    Yuval Levin: A discussion of modern conservatism and today's challenges with the editor of National Affairs. 
    Date Added: August 11, 2014

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    Paul Cantor: In part I of a II part series, a discussion of comedies, tragedies, and what Shakespeare can teach us about politics.
    Date Added: July 28, 2014

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    Charles Murray: Economic and moral well-being in America with one of the nation's preeminent political scientists.
    Date Added: July 14, 2014

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    Amy and Leon Kass: Love, friendship, and the promise of liberal education with the teaching duo married couple.
    Date Added: June 30, 2014

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    Elliott Abrams: An insider's take on public affairs on the hill, at the Department of State, and in the White House.
    Date Added: June 30, 2014

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    Harvey Mansfield: The distinguished Harvard political philosopher discusses the themes which have defined his career.
    Date Added: June 30, 2014