Apr 03 - 24
The History of the FBI Presented by Dr. Don Schwar...

The History of the FBI Presented by Dr. Don Schwar...

Presented by Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County at Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County

The History of the FBI  Wednesdays, April 3- 24, 7 – 8:30 p.m.

Dr. Don Schwartz is an emeritus professor of history at California State University, Long Beach. He has been named a “Distinguished Lecturer” by the Organization of American History. He is a favorite at the JCC.

 April 3, Origins: This lecture will survey the birth of the FBI during the First Red Scare, the rise of J. Edgar Hoover, and how the FBI worked to combat Depression-era crime.

April 10, Fighting Subversives: The second lecture will address the role of the FBI in uncovering espionage during World War Two and the Cold War.

April 17,The 1960s and 1970s: An analysis of the FBI’s response to the civil rights movement and Vietnam War protesters, as well as its role in uncovering the Watergate scandal.

April 24,Since the 1980s: An examination of the successes and failures of the FBI from the administrations of Presidents Reagan to Trump.

JCC members $60, public $72 for 4 lectures

Admission Info

To register for this lecture series go to www.jccoc.org and click on Prime Time Adults.              You can also call us or email us.

949.435.3400 X 303 Geri Dorman

949.435.3400 X 250 Cheryl Duzman

Gerid@jccoc.org

Cheryld@jccoc.org

Phone: 949.435.3400 X 303

Email: gerid@jccoc.org

Dates & Times

2019/04/03 - 2019/04/24

Additional time info:

This is a 4 series event. The price is for the series of lectures. 

Location Info

Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County

One Federation Way, Suite 200, Irvine, CA 92603