Tag Archives: BookNotes

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

“You could say that David Brinkley saw it all in his life at least as a broadcast journalist and anchor. He had the first and big nightly…” Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat You could say … 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 Film Archives: C-SPAN’s Booknotes With Brian Lamb: Christopher Hitchens on Hatred, The Left and His Favorite Authors- From 1993 I guess Chris Hitchens rouge’s list would be similar to Richard Nixon’s enemies list. Both men have come across … Continue reading

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Meghan Hass: Watergate- Richard Nixon’s Downfall

Source: Meghan Hass: Watergate- Richard Nixon’s Downfall I’ll tell you how Watergate was uncovered. Ask John Dean, nah, just kidding, but John Dean is how Watergate broke. I’m not saying that Watergate wouldn’t have broken without John Dean. And I’m not … Continue reading

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The Film Archives: Video: Booknotes With Brian Lamb, Norman Mailer on Why Did Lee Harvey Oswald Kill JFK? From 1995

. I think it is pretty clear why Lee Oswald assassinated John F. Kennedy. JFK was a Liberal Democrat, a cold warrior, a strong believer in liberal democracy and freedom for the individual. And by the time his life ended, … 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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