Tag Archives: President Jimmy Carter

Jim Heath: Video: ABC News Special Report: American Hostages Day 444

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The final insult from Iran to President Jimmy Carter was Iran not officially releasing the American hostages in Iran until the second or minute that Jimmy Carter was no … Continue reading

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CBS News: Video: President Jimmy Carter on Hostage Crisis on Face The Nation

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger I give President Jimmy Carter a lot of credit for all the time and effort that he put into seeing that the American hostages in Iran were brought home. … Continue reading

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CBS News: Video: Evening News: John Dickerson: President Jimmy Carter’s ‘Malaise Speech’

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger I covered most of this yesterday, but John Dickerson’s comment about President Carter’s speech being ‘tone-death’ was spot on. This speech sounded like a President who was out of … Continue reading

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James Miller Center: Video: President Jimmy Carter Crisis of Confidence Speech July 15, 1979

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Just to start out and to give you an idea of where I’m coming from. This is one of the most depressing speeches in American history. Especially coming from … Continue reading

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Tvalex Crewson: Video: Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher Speech at the White House 12/17/79

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger This speech was given about three weeks after the Iranian hostage crisis in which Iranian Islamists took fifty Americans, working at the U.S. embassy in Tehran, hostage in November … Continue reading

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AlterNet: Opinion: David Bromwich: What Became of the Leader Many Wanted Barack Obama to be: The Governing Philosophy of President Obama

AlterNet: Opinion: David Bromwich: What Became of the Leader Many Wanted Obama to be Derik Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter Whatever happened to that socialist whom so many Americans on the far … Continue reading

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AlterNet: Opinion: Robert Reich: Why America Has Forgotten Its Three Biggest Economic Lessons

AlterNet: Opinion: Robert Reich: Why America Has Forgotten Its Three Biggest Economic Lessons AlterNet: Opinion: Robert Reich: Why America Has Lost Its Three Biggest Economic Lessons Derik Schneider on Google+ What Robert Reich and others on the further left of … Continue reading

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James Miller Center: Video: 1980 State of The Union: President Carter on Iranian Hostage Crisis

James Miller Center: Video: 1980 State of The Union: President Carter on Iranian Hostage Crisis The Iranian Hostage Crisis, was the final nail in the Carter Presidency. Not so much the day that it happened, but how long it went … Continue reading

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James Miller Center: Video: President Jimmy Carter: Statement on Iran Rescue Mission

James Miller Center: Video: President Jimmy Carter: Statement on Iran Rescue Mission The failed rescue attempt in 1980 during the Iranian Hostage Crisis, was a disaster for several reasons. One, it showed that the greatest superpower in the world was … Continue reading

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Arizona Public Media: America Experience The Presidents: Jimmy Carter The Man From Plains

Source: Arizona Public Media: America Experience The Presidents: Jimmy Carter The Man From Plains Had it not have been for 1974 and the Watergate scandal, Jimmy Carter doesn’t get elected President of the United States, at least in 1976. He … Continue reading

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