Sept 30, 2014

Tuesday, 7:00 PM

Bill Adair, Creator of PolitiFact

"The Truth-O-Meter
and the Rise of Fact-Checking"

Extraordinary Ventures

200 S. Elliott Road, Chapel Hill, NC


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Bill Adair – Lecture

“The Truth-O-Meter and the Rise of Fact-Checking”

September 30, 2014 at 7 PM

Bill Adair will discuss the rise of fact-checking, the 2014 campaign and the state of our political discourse. Bill is creator of the Pulitzer Prize-winning fact-checking website PolitiFact, Knight Professor for the Practice of Journalism and Public Policy at Duke University, and a veteran journalist. find out more



John Guandolo – Lecture/Signing

Took place April 22, 2014

John Guandolo is Former FBI and author of “Raising a Jihad Generation: Understanding the Muslim Brotherhood in America”

Over the last several years, the presence of Muslim Brotherhood (MB) operatives working inside the federal government advising our senior leaders has been definitively documented (see articles here , here and here). This penetration of our system is shocking and constitutes an immediate danger for American citizens. The success of the MB’s influence operation from within our government is now manifesting itself with national and global implications for the security of America and its citizens. read more



American Made Energy

Took place November 12, 2013

America is on its way to becoming an energy powerhouse! That was the incredibly positive message at ICON’s (Issues Confronting Our Nation) November 12, 2013 lecture in Durham, North Carolina.   Our guest speakers are advocates for homegrown energy resources in the nation and in North Carolina… read more



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