Tag Archives: President Jimmy Carter

CBS News: 60 Minutes- Lesley Stahl Interviews Jimmy Carter: The White House Diary

This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I mentioned this last week, but President Jimmy Carter was not a failed president and I laid out why I believe that. And of course we have the benefit of history … Continue reading

Posted in Jimmy Carter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

James Miller Center: President Jimmy Carter: University of Notre Dame 1977 Commencement: The Human Rights Foreign Policy

This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat This speech by President Carter in 1977 was not only huge, but I think the best speech he’s ever given. And perhaps the best speech that any president has ever given … Continue reading

Posted in Carter Presidency | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

President Jimmy Carter: One Ounce: Proposing Marijuana Decriminalization in 1977

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat President Jimmy Carter in 1977, proposing what even now some Conservative Republicans, like Senator Rand Paul and a few others in Congress support today. Which is decriminalizing marijuana at the Federal … Continue reading

Posted in Carter Presidency | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The New Republic: Opinion: William J. Dobson: A Victory For Democratic Foreign Policy

This post was originally posted at FRS FreeState on WordPress, May, 2011 and then reposted The New Republic: Opinion: William J. Dobson: A Victory For Democratic Foreign Policy I had just turned five years old and was in kindergarten when … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Roger Sharp Archive: Video: President Jimmy Carter on 1980 Campaign, 3/21/1980

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger As much trouble as President Jimmy Carter was in politically in 1979-80, having an approval rating somewhere in the thirties and looking very vulnerable to Ronald Reagan in the … Continue reading

Posted in Jimmy Carter | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

William Shanley: Jimmy Carter Discusses His Presidency With William Shanley, February 1983

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat I’m not going to try to make the case that Jimmy Carter was a great president, or one of our best president’s, because he clearly wasn’t. I have a lot of … Continue reading

Posted in Jimmy Carter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat 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 longer President … Continue reading

Posted in Iran Hostage Crisis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment