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Emperor Tigerstar: Huey Long- ‘The Dictator of Louisiana’

Source:The New Democrat  “See the rise and fall of the Kingfish Governor of Louisiana. He’s more than a Kaiserreich meme, and has left quite a lasting legacy.” Source:Emperor Tigerstar: Huey Long- ‘The Dictator of Louisiana’ I mentioned in my Huey … Continue reading

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Senator Huey Long: Huey Long Collection- Share Our Wealth Societies: 2/23/1934

Source:The New Democrat  “Huey Long speaking with John A Simpson, President of the National Farmer’s Union, in 1934. FORMER LOUISIANA GOVERNOR HUEY LONG, CALLED “THE KINGFISH”, SPEAKING WITH JOHN A. SIMPSON, PRESIDENT NATIONAL FARMER’S UNION, ON SHARE THE WEALTH MOVEMENT” … Continue reading

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The Daily Review: What Happened To Jayne Mansfield?

Source:The Daily Review What happened to Jayne Mansfield? Well as far as her death, she died in a car accident in June, 1967. She was a passenger and not driving and was headed to New Orleans from Biloxi, Mississippi just … Continue reading

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Daniel JB Mitchell: Huey Long- ‘Seen as Threat to FDR in 1930s’

Source:The Daily Times Franklin Roosevelt and Huey Long were very similar Progressive Democrats in that they were both economic Progressives who believed in things like infrastructure investment funded by the public and making American capitalism work for more people. But … Continue reading

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PBS: Video: Firing Line: William F. Buckley Interviewing Governor Leander Perez of Louisiana

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger I never heard of Leander Perez from Louisiana before I saw this video. But apparently he was both Governor of Louisiana and a judge in Louisiana and this interview … Continue reading

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