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Ideas In Action with Jim Glassman

From the producers of "Think Tank with Ben Wattenburg," Ideas in Action with Jim Glassman is a new half-hour weekly series on ideas and their consequences. Each edition of Ideas in Action presents a discussion of trends, conditions, and ideas behind the week's headlines. In the tradition of the long-running PBS series Think Tank, the program limits itself to one topic per half-hour edition in order to go deeper into a subject than the average TV show. Viewers engage with a diverse group of economists, historians, anthropologists, political scientists, demographers, and social philosophers, as well as authorities from many other . . .

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Friday, Jan 18, 2013 - 5:00 AM    "Afghan Women: Prospects for the Future" Guests: Former First Lady Laura Bush. Dina Powell, global head of corporate engagement at Goldman Sachs, home of the 10,000 Women Initiative Mina Sherzoy, manager with Deloitte Consulting and founder, Afghan Women's Business Association With the U.S. slated to draw down its troops in Afghanistan, and the Afghan government seeking to negotiate a peace with Taliban militants, the fragile strides made by Afghan women may be in jeopardy. D
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Friday, Jan 18, 2013 - 5:00 AM "Afghan Women: Prospects for the Future" (WORLD)
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Friday, Jan 18, 2013 - 11:00 AM "Afghan Women: Prospects for the Future" (WORLD)
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Friday, Jan 25, 2013 - 5:00 AM "How To Remember Everything: A Discussion with Author and Memory Champion Josh Foer" (WORLD)
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Friday, Jan 25, 2013 - 11:00 AM "How To Remember Everything: A Discussion with Author and Memory Champion Josh Foer" (WORLD)
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Friday, Feb 1, 2013 - 5:00 AM "Bringing Better Health Care to Women In Africa" (WORLD)
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Friday, Feb 1, 2013 - 11:00 AM "Bringing Better Health Care to Women In Africa" (WORLD)
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Friday, Feb 8, 2013 - 5:00 AM "Is Nuclear Energy Dead?" (WORLD)
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Friday, Feb 8, 2013 - 11:00 AM "Is Nuclear Energy Dead?" (WORLD)
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Friday, Feb 15, 2013 - 5:00 AM "How Do You Solve A Problem Like Illegal Immigration?" (WORLD)
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Friday, Feb 15, 2013 - 11:00 AM "How Do You Solve A Problem Like Illegal Immigration?" (WORLD)
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