Aretha Franklin, Marian Anderson, Eleanor Roosevelt and the Politics of Mink.
Newstalgia Reference Room with Eleanor Roosevelt's Keynote Address at the 1956 Democratic Convention.
Melissa Harris-Perry deconstructed quite nicely just what is behind the recent attacks by the right instigated by the Breitbart lackeys over President Obama hugging the late Prof. Derrick Bell. Sadly, it's the 1940's all over again, indeed, because
Newstalgia Reference Room - Today With Mrs. Roosevelt. A weekly talkshow hosted by the former First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. This May 27, 1950 broadcast features a discussion between her and Pakistan Prime Minister Ali Khan on the future of Pakistan and tensions with India.
Time for your weekly podcast with the Professional Left, otherwise known as our own Driftglass and BlueGal, both just back from Netroots Nation last weekend. You can listen to the archives at http://professionalleft.blogspot.com/ and also
Weekend talkshows past featuring Today With Mrs. Roosevelt. The topic is Post-War Germany and the guests are Cong. Jacob Javits, Dorothy Thompson, Telford Taylor and Sen. Guy Gillette.
First Woman to sue the IRS, Business owner Vivien Kellems is guest on Today With Mrs. Roosevelt, the weekly Sunday chat show featuring Kellems, Mrs. Roosevelt, Gloria Swanson, Roy Blau and Leo Chern all discussing taxes. Rather apt, considering the day and the season.
(Then - as now, only there's an Albatross in the living room) (Note: This is a repost from July 7th and September of last year in answer to several
(Edward J. Corsi - Assassination by Innuendo) With America hot in the grips of the Red Scare, it was possible to settle all manner of vendetta by s
As we watch history unfolding before our eyes, one more anniversary: It was almost seventy years ago, on Easter Sunday in 1939, that more than 75,000