Category Archives: American History

David Hoffman: ‘This Ordinary Man Didn’t Get The Sexual Revolution’

Source:The New Democrat  “My subscribers have been asking me to, on occasion, post a complete interview without edits. This is one. The person asking the questions is my co-executive producer on my television series on the 1960s. The interview was … Continue reading

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David Hoffman: ‘The 60s Hurt America- Says This Brilliant Conservative’

Source:The New Democrat  “This is another clip from interviews that I conducted for my PBS television series, Making Sense Of The Sixties. It was recorded in 1989. The speaker was a professor and writer.” Source:David Hoffman: ‘The 60s Hurt America- … Continue reading

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Understanding Society: Daniel Little- Liberalism and Hate-Based Extremism: The History of The Dixiecrat Democrats

“Liberalism and Hate-Based Extremism With all due respect to Daniel Little and I am …” Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat With all due respect to Daniel Little and I am going to respond to what … Continue reading

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Liberty in Our Time: Anarchy U.S.A.- ‘In the Name of Civil Rights’: Right-Wing Propaganda About The Civil Rights Movement

This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Of course there were demonstrations and rioting in America in the 1960s. But that is only part of the story. Why were civil rights marchers marching and why were African-Americans rioting … Continue reading

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TIME: Lilly Rothman- See What Happened When Feminists Squared Off With Hugh Hefner in 1970

Source: TIME: Lilly Rothman- See What Happened When Feminists Squared Off Against Hugh Hefner in 1970 I liked what they did in the video by separating the feminists from the militant feminists. Feminists, at least by definition are people who support … Continue reading

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Bob Parker: ABC News 45-85- Start of The Cold War

What British Prime Minister Winston Churchill was talking about when he called for the need for a North Atlantic Alliance that would fight against the spread of communism in Europe, became NATO in 1949. The North Atlantic Alliance between North … Continue reading

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CBS News: ‘The Tenement- Life In Chicago’s Black Ghetto (1967)’

“One in this series of irregularly scheduled in-depth reports. This program focuses on the lives of nine families living in a dilapidated tenement on Chicago’s south.” From CBS News At risk of sounding political, but I’ll also be factual here, what … Continue reading

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CBS News: Bill Cosby- ‘Black History: Lost, Stolen or Betrayed’

“It was back during the summer of 1968, only months following the tragic assassinations of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr… The United States was beginning to come . It was back during the summer of 1968, only months following the … Continue reading

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Roger Sharp Archive: Video: ABC News Talking to Jack Ruby’s Lawyers in 1963

. The Jack Ruby case had to been fascinating and one of those cases that I bet just about any hard-working good defense lawyer would want to take. Because it was not clear if Ruby was guilty of actual murder, … Continue reading

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Malcolm X Network: Video: Muhammad Ali: “Why I Refused to Go to Vietnam”

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Times on WordPress, May, 2013 One thing that I respect about Muhammad Ali is that no one pushed him around for the most part. Except for Don King perhaps with all the … Continue reading

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