Tag Archives: Progressive Democrats

Video Activist Network: The Best Man From 1964: Some Things Never Change

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Press I saw The Best Man the 1964 version for the first time in late 2008, during that presidential election between Barack Obama and John McCain on Turner Classic Movies which was … Continue reading

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UCTV: Harry Kreisler Interviewing David Kennedy- FDR and The New Deal

Source: UCTV: Conversations With History- David Kennedy on Lessons From FDR’s New Deal As a Liberal myself I don’t like hearing Franklin Roosevelt being viewed as a Liberal. Especially when it comes to civil liberties, equal rights the United States Constitution … Continue reading

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David Rosman: U.S. Senator Ted Kennedy and Reverend Jerry Falwell- Liberty Baptist College 1983

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS FreeState: David Rosman: U.S. Senator Ted Kennedy and Reverend Jerry Falwell- Liberty Baptist College 1983 Senator Ted Kennedy, would be one of the few Northeastern Progressive Democrats that could give a speech … Continue reading

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Frozen Feet Films: Fritz: The Walter Mondale Story

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS FreeState: Frozen Feet Films: Fritz: The Walter Mondale Story Walter Mondale to me is someone who was ahead of his time, the way all Vice Presidents since are judged. Because he was … Continue reading

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James Miller Center: FDR Fireside Chat 7- On the Social Security Act: The History of Social Security

Source:FRS FreeState “Edited version of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s seventh fireside chat, delivered April 28, 1935. For full audio and transcripts of presidential speeches, please visit http://millercenter.org/scripps/archi…” Source:James Miller Center: FDR Fireside Chat 7- On The Social Security Act When … Continue reading

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Inside App: President Lyndon Johnson Signs Medicare Law- The Legacy of Medicare

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS FreeState: Inside App: President Lyndon Johnson Signs Medicare Law- The Legacy of Medicare When President Lyndon Johnson signed the Medicare bill into law that guarantees health insurance for senior citizens provided by … Continue reading

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VOA News: Jim Bertel-U.S. Senator Edward Kennedy- ‘Dead at 77’

“Senator Edward Kennedy was the last of the Kennedy sons born to Rose and Joseph Kennedy. He followed the trail blazed by his brothers, President John F. Kennedy and Attorney General and Senator Robert Kennedy, both assassinated in the 1960s. … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: Q&A With Brian Lamb- Mick Caouette on Hubert Humphrey: The Art of The Possible

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS FreeState: C-SPAN: Q&A With Brian Lamb- Mick Caouette on Hubert Humphrey: The Art of The Possible The Art of the Possible, which is the name of a documentary about former Senator and … Continue reading

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The New Republic: Opinion-William Galston: ‘Forward Thinking’

“What can Obama and congressional Democrats do about the bad economy? Friday’s job growth numbers, reported by the Labor Department, present a sobering picture for President Obama and the Democrats. With the pace of hiring down and the unemployment rate … Continue reading

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