Tag Archives: BookNotes

C-SPAN: Booknotes With Brian Lamb- Irving Kristol: ‘What is Neoconservatism’s Writings On Politics, Economics & Culture’

“Neoconservatism is a political movement born in the United States during the 1960s. Many of its adherents rose to political fame during the Republican presidential administrations of the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s and 2000s. During the George W. Bush administration, neoconservative … Continue reading

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Remember This-C-SPAN’s BookNotes With Brain Lamb- David Brinkley: ‘From The New Deal to The Contract With America, From 1995’

    Source:The New Democrat  “David McClure Brinkley (July 10, 1920 — June 11, 2003) was an American newscaster for NBC and ABC in a career lasting from 1943 to 1997.” From Remember This You could say that David Brinkley saw … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: Booknotes With Brian Lamb- Leonard Garment: Crazy Rhythm From 1997

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Len Garment was a friend and law partner of Richard Nixon in the mid and late 1960s and then went on to work in President Nixon’s White House in 1969 … Continue reading

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The Film Archives: C-SPAN’s Booknotes With Brian Lamb: Christopher Hitchens on Hatred, The Left and His Favorite Authors- From 1993

  Source:The New Democrat I guess Chris Hitchens rouge’s list would be similar to Richard Nixon’s enemies list. Both men have come across a lot of people in life that simply don’t like them and who they don’t like at … Continue reading

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Watch Mojo: ‘The Watergate Scandal- Timeline and Background’

Source:Watch Mojo– Richard M. Nixon (Republican, California) 37th President of the United States. “Though the public only first caught wind of this scandal after the June 17th, 1972 Watergate break-in, the controversy was years in the making. Groups close to … Continue reading

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The Film Archives: Booknotes With Brian Lamb- Norman Mailer: ‘Why Did Lee Harvey Oswald Kill JFK?’

“Lee Harvey Oswald (October 18, 1939 — November 24, 1963) was, according to four government investigations, the sniper who assassinated John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, in Dallas, Texas, on November 22, 1963. About the book:Amazon.” … Continue reading

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The Book Archive: C-SPAN’s BookNotes: Nadie Cohodas: Strom Thurmond Biography From 1993: The Politics of Southern Change

Rik Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter The best thing I can say about Senator Strom Thurmond, as someone who is not a fan, is that he was a reformed segregationist who reformed … Continue reading

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