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Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 10:00 AM

Take a rare opportunity to get answers from the men and women whose careers are spent in diplomatic Washington as you go inside the American Foreign Service Association and the U.S. Department of State.

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 6:45 PM

Authors William LeoGrande and Peter Kornbluh explore the decades of secret back-door diplomacy that preceded the most recent official steps in changing the chilly and suspicious relationship between the United States and Cuba.

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at 10:00 AM

Spend a morning getting a rare behind-the-scenes look at the Supreme Court—including the courtroom where cases are argued. Then, a panel of top legal experts previews the issues that will come before the court when the new session begins in October.

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at 1:30 PM

Spend the afternoon with a panel of top legal experts who will preview the issues that will come before the Supreme Court when the new session begins in October.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 10:15 AM

Long before Edward Snowden, the revelation of government secrets ignited national controversies. Intelligence experts and historians explore the cases of five men who decided to take their information and run—and the public responses from vilification to admiration that these actions brought. 

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 6:45 PM

As we live more of our lives online, data scientists have become the new demographers. Christian Rudder, who founded OKCupid, examines how our personal information is being used to describe who we are as individuals and a society.

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at 6:45 PM

Why do people fight and die? Why does violence become the only solution to a problem for some groups and not for others? Two experts in conflict analysis and resolution explore what is being done to reduce and eliminate hostilities around the world in the future.

Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 9:30 AM

Historian George Munro looks how the presidencies of Gorbachev, Yeltsin, and Putin defined the political culture of post-Soviet Russia and shaped the country’s changing role on the world’s stage.

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