|BILL BENNETT – Former Secretary of Education & Best-Selling Author
Mon. November 8, 2004 at Redondo Beach 8:00 pm
Tues. November 9, 2004 at Thousand Oaks 8:00 pm
Wed. November 10, 2004 at Pasadena 8:00 pm
Considered one of America's most important, influential and respected voices on cultural, political and education issues. Bennett served as Reagan's chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities from 1981-1985, and as Secretary of Education from 1985 to 1988. He was “drug czar” for President Bush from 1989 to 1990. Time Magazine named him “One of the 25 Most Influential People in America. He has now taken a leading role in cleaning up America's popular culture. His popular books include Our Sacred Honor , The Children's Book of Heroes , The Broken Hearth , The Book of Virtues , and his most current book, Why We Fight: Moral Clarity and the War on Terrorism .