Tag Archives: Foreign Policy

Secular Talk: Video: U.S. Senator Tom Cotton First U.S. Senate Floor Speech

. I saw about twenty-minutes of Senator Tom Cotton’s first U.S. Senate floor speech. (Thank God for C-SPAN) And twenty-minutes was about all as I could take from the freshman Senator, who sounded like a freshman in his first ever … Continue reading

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Robert Batson: Video: Frost/Nixon The Complete Interviews: Foreign Policy

. The real genius of the Nixon Presidency was the foreign policy. President Nixon and his National Security Director, could simply see things happening twenty-years in advance. I don’t believe we’ve ever had two people that high up in the … Continue reading

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Salon: Opinion- Bill Curry- We Can Stop The Neo-Cons: Here’s What a Truly Progressive Foreign Policy Would Look Like

Salon: Opinion- Bill Curry- We Can Stop The Neo-Cons: Here’s What a Truly Progressive Foreign Policy Would Look Like I hate to break it to anyone who calls them self a Progressive today, but the Progressives gave us the U.S. … Continue reading

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CBS News: Video: CBS Evening News With Walter Cronkite, 3/17/77: A Look at Foreign Affairs and Energy Policy

This was right before President Jimmy Carter gave his famous foreign policy and human rights speech at Notre Dame in the spring of 1977. The first United States President to ever at least during the Cold War to make human … Continue reading

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The Hitchens Archive: Video: Christopher Hitchens & Eric Alterman Discussing Politics in 2008

Source:The New Democrat Just to comment on Eric Alterman’s first point about Christopher Hitchens. Hitchens was never a Conservative, but perhaps a Neoconservative on foreign policy at least after 9/11. And as they both said neoconservatism and conservatism are two … Continue reading

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PBS: Video: NewsHour: Shields and Brooks: The Flagging Labor Force, Congressional Mid-Terms & Foreign Policy

The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger I agree with Mark Shields and David Brooks when they say that the jobs report is good news and … Continue reading

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Guy John: U.S. Senator Robert Taft on Meet The Press, January 20, 1952

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Post Plus America’s role in the world post World War II and where is our place in the world. And what we needed to do to defend ourselves and work with our … Continue reading

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Public Resource-Longines Chronoscope: Dr. Norman Thomas From 1952- Democratic Socialist Foreign Policy

This piece was originally posted at FRS FreeStates Plus What I respect about Norman Thomas even though he was a Socialist and we probably agree on almost nothing as it relates to economic policy, is that he was a real … Continue reading

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