Newstalgia Reference Room - A Dean Rusk Press Conference. Secretary of State Dean Rusk holds of Press conference, reviewing the events of 1967 and outlining U.S. goals for 1968, and discusses the ceasefire offer to North Vietnam. Less than three weeks later the Tet Offensive would begin.
News of the day for June 8, 1967 - Day Four of the Six Day War and everyone going into overdrive trying to broker a peace settlement, amidst a flurry of finger pointing and accusations.
Jane Harman: We Should Assume This Might Not Turn Out To Be An Arab Spring - It Could Be An Arab Winter
(h/t Heather at VideoCafe) Join with me now and breathe a collective sigh of relief that Jane Harman is no longer in Congress. Because a bigger war-mongering Neocon-in-Democratic-clothing I do not think you could find. Not content with just
The conflicts that are erupting in the Middle East are being blamed for the rising costs of gas at the pumps -- notably the biggest two-week jump ever. Republicans are on the warpath to find anything to attack President Obama with, so now they are