Haiti

Promises Made – Promises Unmade – May 25, 1992

Promises Made – Promises Unmade – May 25, 1992

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – May 25, 1992 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. On this Memorial Day in 1992, an abrupt change-of-policy tried to put a stop to the flood of Boat People escaping Haiti. The Island...

Funeral In Haiti – March 30, 1995

Funeral In Haiti – March 30, 1995

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – March 30, 1995 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Another busy news day, this March 30th, 20 years ago. With word from Capitol Hill of the defeat of a Term Limits amendment, the...

Wyclef Jean – Live At Baloise Session 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edition

Wyclef Jean – Live At Baloise Session 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Wyclef Jean – live at Baloise Session – Nov. 17, 2014  Breaking it up a bit tonight with something completely different; a concert by former Fugees founder Wyclef Jean recorded in concert at Baloise Session, near Basel...

Calling The Whole Thing Off – Government Shutdown 2 – December 16, 1995

Calling The Whole Thing Off – Government Shutdown 2 – December 16, 1995

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – December 16, 1995 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Just like clockwork, another government shutdown for this December 16th in 1995. This one, however would last some 23 days. But at the time...

Back To The Scene Of The Crime – October 15, 1994

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – October 15, 1994 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection After some 1100 days in exile, deposed Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide was heading back to Port-au Prince to resume his presidency after being overthrown by a military coup...

Raoul Cedras And The Awkward Moments – September 22, 1994

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – September 22, 1994 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this first day of Autumn in 1994 had much to do with the ongoing situation in Haiti. With U.S. troops having landed on the Island nation...

A Personal Appeal To Help Us Preserve History

Click on the link here for our DONATION PAGE – Indiegogo/Past Daily/Gordon Skene Sound Collection Fundraiser As you probably all know by now, we’ve been having a Fundraiser. In connection with Fractured Atlas and Indiegogo, Past Daily is in the middle of raising funds to continue our preservation and restoration...

Nervous Days – August 1, 1994

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – August 1, 1994 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this first day of August in 1994 was another mixed bag of hopeful and nervous. Hopeful, since the Peacekeeping force in Rwanda was including U.S. troops...

Carrots Of Peace – Stampedes Of War – July 18, 1994

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – July 18, 1994 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As mad as the world seems this July 18th in 2014, it was just as mad – driven just as insane, this July 18th in 1994. Twenty years...

Holiday In Haiti – June 13, 1994

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – June 13, 1994 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection On this particular June 13th, twenty years ago, there was talk of yet another intervention in another country’s political turmoil. In 1994 the subject was Haiti and the...