Tag Archives: CBS News

World Opinion Forum-CBS News: President Richard Nixon’s Resignation Speech- Dan Rather vs Roger Mudd

“CBS News covering President Richard Nixon’s resignation speech in August, 1974. (I wasn’t born yet!) …” Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat CBS News covering President Richard Nixon’s resignation speech in August, 1974. (I wasn’t born … Continue reading

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CBS News: 60 Minutes Presents Crime and Punishment: The Capture of James Whitey Bulger

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat James Whitey Bulger To say that James Whitey Bulger is not your average criminal would be like saying that Larry Bird isn’t your average basketball player. (Another famous Boston figure) … Continue reading

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CBS News: Baseball Great Yogi Berra Dead at 90: An icon of Sports and Quotes

Source: CBS News: Baseball Great Yogi Berra Dead 90: An icon of Sports and Quotes I think it would be fairly easy just to write a piece about Yogi Berra featuring a lot of his great one-liners. But we’re talking … Continue reading

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CBS News: Fidel Castro on Face The Nation, in 1959

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus This was just after the Castro Communists had taken power in Cuba in 1958, from the authoritarian Batista Regime there, after winning the Cuban Civil War. Cuba replaces one authoritarian … Continue reading

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Hezakya Mixologist: The Tenement- Life In Chicago’s Black Ghetto 1967

Source: This post was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus At risk of sounding political, but I’ll also be factual here, what you see in this film and community is the failures of public housing in America. And essentially forced … Continue reading

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Hezakya Mixologist-CBS News 1968 Special- Black History: Lost, Stolen or Strayed, Starring Bill Cosby

Source: This post was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus I think the point of this film is that a lot that has been written about African-Americans about American history has been incorrect and stuff that is true about the … Continue reading

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Hezakya Mixologist-CBS News Special Report- Black Power/White Black Lash- From 1966

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus To me at least Black Power wasn’t one movement, but a larger movement with several different sub-divisions. You had the more socialist if not Marxist revolutionary Black Panthers on the … Continue reading

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