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  • The March on Washington: 50th Anniversary – Rep. John Lewis

    The only surviving speaker from the 1963 March on Washington, Lewis reflects on his involvement—as a then-23-year-old student leader—in what would become a turning point for the civil rights movement.

    Air Date: August 26, 2013
    The March on Washington: 50th Anniversary – Rep. John Lewis
    August 26, 2013 | 11:13
  • Author Michael Lewis

    The author of Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World discusses the European debt crisis, describes what he feels are the problems with the euro and explains how the U.S. is impacted by the crisis.

    Air Date: October 17, 2011
    Author Michael Lewis
    October 17, 2011 | 12:06
  • NFL All-Pro Ray Lewis

    NFL star shares his thoughts on the NFL labor dispute.

    Air Date: April 11, 2011
    NFL All-Pro Ray Lewis
    April 11, 2011 | 10:02
  • Writer Sarah Lewis

    A curator and historian, Lewis discusses her provocative text, The Rise, which explores the inestimable value of often ignored ideas.

    Air Date: April 4, 2014
    Writer Sarah Lewis
    April 4, 2014
  • Former U.S. Senator Joseph Lieberman

    Co-chair of AEI’s American Internationalism Project, the former VP candidate assesses the role the U.S. might play in resolving the escalating conflict in Iraq.

    Air Date: June 16, 2014
    Former U.S. Senator Joseph Lieberman
    June 16, 2014 | 12:12
  • Rapper Snoop Lion

    The artist formerly known as Snoop Dogg riffs on the revealing journey to Jamaica that prompted major changes in his life.

    Air Date: March 13, 2013
    Rapper Snoop Lion
    March 13, 2013 | 26:46
  • Mystery writer Laura Lippman

    Best-selling mystery writer discusses how the notion of keeping secrets plays out in her latest book and in real life.

    Air Date: September 1, 2010
    Mystery writer Laura Lippman
    September 1, 2010 | 10:58
  • Birmingham church bombing: 50th Anniversary – Lisa McNair; Dianne Braddock

    In separate conversations, McNair and Braddock comment on the 50th anniversary of the event that galvanized the civil rights movement in the U.S.

    Air Date: September 13, 2013
    Birmingham church bombing: 50th Anniversary – Lisa McNair; Dianne Braddock
    September 13, 2013 | 13:58
  • Actors LisaGay Hamilton & Edward James Olmos

    The two stars reflect on their experiences working with the multicultural cast of their indie film thriller, Go For Sisters.

    Air Date: November 11, 2013
    Actors LisaGay Hamilton & Edward James Olmos
    November 11, 2013 | 26:42
  • Actor-writer John Lithgow

    The award-winning actor and best-selling author discusses the creation of his memoir Drama: An Actor’s Education.

    Air Date: November 8, 2011
    Actor-writer John Lithgow
    November 8, 2011 | 16:19
  • TV exec Warren Littlefield

    The former president of NBC entertainment and architect of “Must See TV” analyzes the current need for quality television, as detailed in his new book Top of the Rock.

    Air Date: May 10, 2012
    TV exec Warren Littlefield
    May 10, 2012 | 24:38
  • Writer Eric Liu

    The creator of Citizen University dissects his latest text, A Chinaman’s Chance.

    Air Date: November 6, 2014
    Writer Eric Liu
    November 6, 2014 | 14:37
  • Authors Elizabeth Economy & Michael Levi

    The CFR senior fellows discuss their text, By All Means Necessary, which tackles China’s meteoric rise and the impact it will have on the rest of the world.

    Air Date: July 4, 2014
    Authors Elizabeth Economy & Michael Levi
    July 4, 2014 | 13:00
  • Singer-songwriter Kenny Loggins

    The hit-making singer-songwriter discusses his latest ventures, including the “Frosty the Snowman” CD and picture book and the Blue Sky Riders band.

    Air Date: December 23, 2013
    Singer-songwriter Kenny Loggins
    December 23, 2013 | 26:36