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U.S. Government and Encryption Technology
Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA) explains the tension between the U.S. Government and private technology firms regarding encryption technology.
June 1, 2016 : 4 min. 16 sec.

CLIP: Segregation in U.S. Schools
Representative Bobby Scott (D-VA) talked about a Government Accountability Office report, released on the anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court decision, that shows U.S. schools are segregated by race and socioeconomic status.
May 26, 2016 : 5 min. 46 sec.

CLIP: Apple & FBI Fight Over Encryption
Susan Hennessey talked about the debate over encryption following the FBI’s demand that Apple help unlock an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters.
February 23, 2016 : 9 min. 38 sec.

CLIP: President Obama's Executive Action on Gun Control
President Obama announced several executive actions aimed at reducing gun violence, including increased background checks and more federal funding towards mental health treatment.
January 5, 2016 : 10 min. 48 sec.

CLIP: Muslim American Population
James Zogby talked about the Muslim population in the United States, the refugee crisis, as well as the effect of the recent rhetoric concerning Muslims in the U.S.
December 16, 2015 : 8 min. 52 sec.

CLIP: GOP Presidential Debate
A look at the GOP Presidential debate in Las Vegas, NV including an exchange between Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) on NSA surveillance.
December 16, 2015 : 6 min. 57 sec.

CLIP: NSA Bulk Data Collection Program
Stewart Baker and Neema Singh Guliani talked about the end of the National Security Agency’s (NSA) bulk collection of phone metadata and how this could affect terrorism investigations.
December 7, 2015 : 6 min. 51 sec.

Supreme Court Landmark Cases: Korematsu v. United States
Peter Irons and Karen Korematsu talked about the 1944 U.S. Supreme Court case Korematsu V. United States, in which the court ruled 6-3 that Japanese internment camps were necessary for the protection of all citizens during World War II.
November 9, 2015 : 1 hr. 31 min.

Supreme Court Landmark Cases: Schenck v. United States
Beverly Gage and Thomas Goldstein talked about the 1919 Supreme Court case Schenck v. United States, in which the Court unanimously ruled that the Espionage Act of 1917 was constitutional, even when used to punish speech that would be permissible in times of peace, establishing that the First Amendment was not absolute.
November 2, 2015 : 1 hr. 31 min.

CLIP: President Obama Remarks on Oregon College Shootings
President Obama made a statement on the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon. Ten people are believed to have died and more than 20 were injured. The 26-year old male shooter also died in the attack. In his statement, President Obama called on the need for more gun control measures.
October 2, 2015 : 5 min. 57 sec.
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