Dole Institute Program Video Library

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Michael Stanley Dukakis

November 29, 2007

An Evening with Michael Dukakis

Michael Stanley Dukakis

1988 Democratic presidential nominee, former Governor of Massachusetts
video | lecture handout pdf
William B. Caldwell, IV

November 14, 2007

The Changing Face of Warfare in the 21st Century

Lieutenant General William B. Caldwell, IV

Commanding General, U.S. Army Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth Commandant, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College
video | lecture handout pdf
Jim Wise

November 5, 2007

The Navy Cross

Navy Captain Jim Wise (ret.)

Author, former naval aviator, intelligence officer, and Vietnam veteran. Also joining the presentation was author Scott Barron, former naval aviator, intelligence officer, and Vietnam veteran
video | lecture handout pdf
Robert D. Novak

October 30, 2007

The Prince of Darkness

Robert D. Novak

Veteran Washington columnist & commentator. Author, The Prince of Darkness: 50 Years Reporting in Washington
video | handout bio | photo documentary
Bill Lacy

October 25, 2007

Third Parties in Two Party America
Afternoon Session - Academic Panel

Lisa Disch

prof. political science, University of Minnesota; author, The Tyranny of the Two-Party System.

John H. Aldrich

Pfizer-Pratt university prof., political science, Duke University; author, Why Parties?

J. David Gillespie

prof. political science, College of Charleston; author, Politics at the Periphery.

Bob Beatty

prof., political science, Washburn University; expert on Kansas’ own “three party” system.

Jonathan Earle, moderator

author, The Free Soil and Republican Parties in 19th Century America; interim director of the Dole Institute; KU prof., history.
 
video - afternoon session |handout bios | photo documentary


Third Parties in Two Party America
Evening Session - Roundtable of Political Practitioners

Bill Kurtis, moderator

former CBS News anchor; host of numerous A&E programs, KU alumnus.

David Boaz

executive vice president of the libertarian Cato Institute.

Doug Bailey and Gerald Rafshoon

Unity ’08 founders and veteran political practitioners.

Richard Winger

Coalition for Free and Open Elections

Micah Sifry

author, Spoiling for a Fight: Third Party Politics in America.
video - evening session | handout bio | photo journal
Jules Witcover

October 23, 2007

Friends of the Dole Institute Program & Dinner

Jules Witcover

veteran syndicated political columnist; author, Very Strange Bedfellows: The Short and Unhappy Marriage of Richard Nixon and Spiro Agnew.
video | handout bio | photo documentary
John R. Lewis

October 21, 2007

Dole Leadership Prize Presentation/Lecture

John R. Lewis

U.S. Congressman (D-GA)
Legendary Civil Rights Activist
video | handout bio | photo documentary
Iraq

September 26, 2007

Observations from Iraq: Implications for the Future

Major Andrew Harvey

Intelligence officer in Iraq, 2006
video | handout bio
Brian McClendon, Jerry Dobson, Alexander Murphy, Greg Hurd

September 21, 2007

World Hot Spots: What Google Earth and Geography Tell Us About War, Peace, and Politics

Brian McClendon

creator of Google Earth

KU Prof. Jerry Dobson

President of Am. Geographical Society; Oregon University

Prof. Alexander Murphy

Oregon University

Greg Hurd

(moderator), producer, writer for film and television, host of River City Weekly.
video | handout bio | photo documentary
Connie Schultz

September 12, 2007

An Evening with Connie Schultz

Connie Schultz

Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist, author, and wife of a U.S. Senator Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH). Author of “….and His Lovely Wife: A Memoir from the Woman Beside the Man”
video | handout bio | photo documentary
Robert Beecroft & Edward Brynn

September 6, 2007

Genocide: What the World Can Do and Should Do

Robert Beecroft

Former U.S. Ambassador

Edward Brynn

Former U.S. Ambassador
video | lecture handout pdf | event photo documentary
General Richard B. Myers

May 2, 2007

DOLE LECTURE 2007

General Richard B. Myers

15th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (2001-2005)
video | handout bio | photo documentary
Howard Baker

April 22, 2007

Dole Leadership Prize Presentation/Lecture

Howard Baker

2007 Dole Leadership Prize Honoree
Former U.S. Senator (R-Tenn.), Senate Majority Leader, Chief of Staff in the Reagan White House and U.S. Ambassador to Japan. Current Statesman, Photographer and Husband of former U.S. Senator Nancy Kassebaum Baker (R-KS)
video | handout bio | photo documentary
John Patrick Diggins

April 17, 2007

Ronald Reagan: Fate, Freedom, and the Making of History

John Patrick Diggins

Author & Distinguished Professor of History, City University of New York Graduate Center
video | handout bio | photo documentary
Walter F. Mondale

April 12, 2007

An Evening with Walter Mondale

Walter F. Mondale

former Vice President of the United States
video | handout bio | photo documentary
Michael Brown

January 29, 2007

"Hurrican Katrina: An Insider Tells His Side of the Story"

Michael Brown

former director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
video | handout bio | photo documentary
Edward Humes

March 28, 2007

Monkey Girl: Evolution, Education, Religion, and the Battle for America's Soul

Edward Humes

author & Pulitzer Prize winning journalist
video | handout bio | photo documentary | www.edwardhumes.com
Chris Cooper

March 14, 2007

Disaster: Hurricane Katrina and the Failure of Homeland Security

Chris Cooper

author; Wall Street Journal reporter
video | handout bio | photo documentary
Charlie Cook

February 21, 2007

America's Foremost Political Prognosticator

Charlie Cook

publisher of The Cook Political Report
video | handout bio | photo documentary
blog to the Chief

February 13, 2007 | Presidential Lecture Series

Blog to the Chief:
The Impact of Political Blogs on the 2008 Election

Patrick Hynes

blogger, www.anklebitingpundits.com

Erick Erickson

blogger, www.redstate.com

Jerome Armstrong

blogger, www.mydd.com

Joan McCarter

blogger, (mcjoan) www.dailykos.com

Scott Johnson

blogger, www.powerlineblog.com

KU Prof. David D. Perlmutter

blogger, www.policybyblog.squarespace.com
video | handout bio | photo documentary
Richard Norton Smith

February 8, 2007 | Presidential Lecture Series

Remembering President Gerald R. Ford (1913-2006)

Richard Norton Smith

Presidential historian; former director, Dole Institute.
video| handout bio | photo documentary