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Monday, August 07, 2006

David Gergen has advised presidents from Nixon through Clinton – he weighs in on endangered politicians, from Lieberman through Castro. Also, William Rhoden’s new book, Forty Million Dollar Slaves: The Rise, Fall, and Redemption of the Black Athlete, and is Red Hook Brooklyn really the next hot neighborhood?

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George Bush speaks from Crawford Texas

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Monday Morning Politics

David Gergen , Editor-at-Large, U.S. News and World Report and Director, Center for Public Leadership, John F. Kennedy School of Government
- discusses the news out of Washington and the Middle East

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Off the Plantation

William C. Rhoden, New York Times sportswriter and columnist and author, Forty Million Dollar Slaves: The Rise, Fall, and Redemption of the Black Athlete (Crown, 2006)
- argues black athlethes should aim for more power in the sports industry

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Red Hot Hook?

Gabriel Cohen, author and Brooklyn resident
- on why Red Hook is the next big thing in New York
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Bob Guskind, Brooklyn editor of curbed.com
- thinks Red Hook isn't quite red hot

» Curbed.com

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Bob Gusking and Gabriel Cohen




Bob Gusking and Gabriel Cohen

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Bob Guskind (left), Brooklyn editor of Curbed.com and Gabriel Cohen, contributing writer for Time Out New York and author of ...

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William Rhoden




William Rhoden

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William C. Rhoden, New York Times sportswriter and columnist, discussed his new book, Forty Million Dollar Slaves: The Rise, Fall and Redemption of ...

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