Tag Archives: Cold War

THULE: President Harry S. Truman Speech to Congress on Foreign Policy- March 12th, 1947- The Truman Doctrine

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat When I think of the greatest American president’s, Harry Truman would be on my first hand. When you’re talking about the 20th Century, I believe it comes down to either … Continue reading

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Conservable Economist: Timothy Taylor- President Dwight D. Eisenhower on the Opportunity Cost of War

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: Conservable Economist: Timothy Taylor- President Dwight D. Eisenhower on the Opportunity Cost of War General and then later President Dwight Eisenhower, represents at least one major lesson that Neoconservatives never … Continue reading

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The American Conservative: Opinion: Tom Switzer- Dean of the Realists

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: The American Conservative: Opinion: Tom Switzer- Dean of the Realists This might strange and even harsh, but the end of the Cold War was bad for the Republican Party and … Continue reading

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Active News: ABC World News Tonight, July 10, 1978: The Soviet Union Making Trouble

Source: Active News: ABC World News Tonight, July 10, 1978: The Soviet Union Making Trouble The thing that people need to know about Marxist states which is exactly what the Soviet Union of Russia was for over seventy-years before the … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: President John F. Kennedy’s American University Peace Speech

C-SPAN: President John F. Kennedy’s American University Peace Speech I believe the whole point of President Kennedy’s speech here is that as different as the American and Russian form of government’s and system’s during the Cold War were, that the … Continue reading

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The National Journal: Opinion- Peter Beinart- The Cost of Disowning Jimmy Carter

This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Jimmy Carter, is one of those president’s who looks a lot better 30 years later than he did, really at anytime he was in office. By late 1977, President Carter’s approval … Continue reading

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Heritage Foundation: Diana West- American Betrayal: The Secret Assault on Our Nation’s Character

Just to point out and after you see this, you’ll have an idea where Diana West is coming from. Diana West, is a Birther. She doesn’t believe Barack Obama, despite being born in Hawaii, with a Hawaii birth certificate to … Continue reading

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