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2011 Virginia Festival of the Book Panel: "The Imperial Presidency"

Bruce Fein; David Swanson

About the Program

David Swanson, author of "War Is A Lie," and Bruce Fein, author of "American Empire Before the Fall," take a critical look at the U.S.'s role and actions around the world.  This event was part of the 2011 Virginia Festival of the Book, held annually in Charlottesville, Virginia. 

About the Authors

David Swanson

David Swanson is the co-founder of AfterDowningStreet..org and Washington director of Democrats.com.  He is the author of "Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union."  For more, visit: davidswanson.org.   


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Bruce Fein

Bruce Fein was Associate Deputy Attorney General and general counsel to the Federal Communications Commission under President Reagan.  He is the author of "Constitutional Peril: The Life and Death Struggle for Our Constitution and Democracy."   


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2011 Virginia Festival of the Book Panel: "The Imperial Presidency"

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  • Sunday, May 15th at 1pm (ET)
  • Monday, April 11th at 4am (ET)
  • Sunday, March 27th at 1am (ET)
  • Saturday, March 26th at 1pm (ET)
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