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John Avlon Washington’s Farewell – New Hampshire Institute of Politics

Washington’s Farewell – New Hampshire Institute of Politics

John Avlon discusses his latest book, “Washington’s Farewell: The Founding Father’s Warning to Future Generations” and its relevance to today’s political climate.

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John Avlon The Late Show With Stephen Colbert

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert

‘Washington’s Farewell’ author and ‘Daily Beast’ editor-in-chief John Avlon viewed his media company’s placement on Trump’s blacklist as a badge of honor.

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John Avlon John Avlon – Philadelphia National Constitution Center – CSPAN

John Avlon – Philadelphia National Constitution Center – CSPAN

President George Washington’s Farewell Address John Avlon talked about his book, Washington’s Farewell: The Founding Father’s Warning to Future Generations. Mr. Avlon argued that Washington warned future generations about the dangers of hyper-partisanship, excessive debt, and foreign wars. He spoke … Continue reading

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John Avlon Real Time with Bill Maher
John Avlon The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

John Avlon discusses his book “Washington’s Farewell,” which lays out how George Washington warned against hyperpartisanship and false patriotism.

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John Avlon John Avlon: Covering the Intersection of Politics and Power – Talks at GS
John Avlon Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum – Washington’s Farewell

Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum – Washington’s Farewell

Daily Beast Editor John Avlon came to the Nixon Library to talk the vision of America’s first president, the topic of his new book, Washington’s Farewell: The Founding Father’s Warning to Future Generation

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John Avlon John Avlon Discusses George Washington’s Farewell Speech and it’s Relevance Today – CBS

John Avlon Discusses George Washington’s Farewell Speech and it’s Relevance Today – CBS

The Daily Beast editor-in-chief appears on CBS This Morning to discuss his new book Washington’s Farewell: The Founding Father’s Warning to Future Generations in which he explores America’s first president forewarning about foreign influence.

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John Avlon George Washington’s Farewell for 2018 with Errol Louis on NY1

George Washington’s Farewell for 2018 with Errol Louis on NY1

Journalist and author John Avlon joins Errol Louis to discuss his book “Washington’s Farewell: The Founding Father’s Warning to Future Generations,” and how our first president’s words of wisdom are still relevant for our current president.

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John Avlon John Avlon on Washington’s Farewell Address – CNN

John Avlon on Washington’s Farewell Address – CNN

The Daily Beast editor-in-chief discusses his new book Washington’s Farewell: The Founding Father’s Warning to Future Generations and how it relates to President Obama’s parting speech tonight.

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John Avlon What George Washington Knew About Vladimir Putin’s Political Hack – The Daily Beast

What George Washington Knew About Vladimir Putin’s Political Hack – The Daily Beast

The Founding Fathers reflected on how foreign influences try to erode republican government. We should, too. The idea that a foreign power might try to impact an American election sounds like a chapter ripped from a dystopian novel. It’s not. … Continue reading

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John Avlon George Washington’s ‘Warning From a Parting Friend’

George Washington’s ‘Warning From a Parting Friend’

Washington’s farewell address inspired presidents from Ike to Obama. Read the introduction to Daily Beast Editor in Chief John Avlon’s new book. This is the story of the most famous American speech you’ve never read. Once celebrated as civic scripture, … Continue reading

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John Avlon Washington’s Farewell – MSNBC – Hardball with Chris Matthews

Washington’s Farewell – MSNBC – Hardball with Chris Matthews

John Avlon, author of “Washington’s Farewell”, joins Chris Matthews to offer some Washingtonian insight into today’s political drama.

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John Avlon What We Can Learn From ‘Washington’s Farewell’ – NPR

What We Can Learn From ‘Washington’s Farewell’ – NPR

On Tuesday, President Obama will give his farewell address to the nation. It’s a custom that goes all the way back to George Washington; these speeches, author John Avlon says, “serve as a bookend to a presidency.” For about 150 … Continue reading

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John Avlon Ford Evening Book Talk at Mount Vernon

Ford Evening Book Talk at Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon welcomes author John Avlon to the Robert H. and Clarice Smith Theater to discuss his book Washington’s Farewell: The Founding Father’s Warning to Future Generations on Wednesday, February 1, 2017.

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