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In this week's Heritage in Focus podcast, Dr Matthew Spalding discusses his new book, "Changing America's course," and the Wisconsin recall election. David Weinberger hosts.
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In this week's Heritage in Focus podcast, Julia Shaw discusses the Occupy Wall Street movement and how it differs from the Tea Party. David Weinberger
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