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Kermit Roosevelt Discusses 'Allegiance'

Season 2015 Episode 40 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

The great-great grandson of Theodore Roosevelt, Kermit Roosevelt, joins us to talk about his new book 'Allegiance,' a fact-based novel that examines the home front during World War II when large numbers of Japanese-Americans were brought to internment camps after the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7th, 1941. At our Reporters Roundtable we discuss the week in news.

Aired: 09/17/15

Rating: NR

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