Tagged: Arab people

Andrew Young

August 15, 1979 – The Trouble With Andrew

August 15, 1979 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – August 15, 1979 – a lot going on this day. Weather-related disasters during the Admirals Cup Yacht Race in England. 13 dead and four missing and the worst tragedy in yachting history. Gale force winds and...

June 1,1981 - President Reagan

June 1, 1981 – Arm-Twisting With A Smile

June 1, 1981 – CBS World News Roundup + Hourly News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 1, 1981 – a day of politicking. On Capitol Hill it was about the Reagan budget, the tax cuts, the defense spending and where was all the money going to come from....

One of four British casualties in as many days

May 26, 1982 – Not The Anticipated Cake-Walk

May 26, 1982 – ABC World News This Morning – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – News for this May 26, 1982 had much to do with the turn of events for the British Navy during the Falklands conflict. The Argentine Navy were hitting British ships and scoring a number of...

Hands Across America - May 25, 1986

May 25, 1986 – America Holds Hands

May 25, 1986 – CBS Radio Hourly News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – May 25, 1986 – Thirty years to the day, America held hands with each other in the name of poverty and hunger and it became a huge media lovefest. Hands Across America was the brainchild of...

April 26, 1986

April 26, 1986 – The Trouble With Libya

April 26, 1986 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – April 26, 1986 – 30 years ago today, everyone was pointing fingers at Libya. With a connection to a recent discotheque bombing in Berlin that killed two U.S. servicemen and injured many others, along with allegations...

Imarhan – Live At Trans Musicales 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Imarhan – Live At Trans Musicales 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

– Imarhan – live at Trans Musicales, Rennes France – Dec. 5, 2015 – RFI-FIP – Imarhan, in concert from the Trans Musicales Festival in Rennes this past week. The heady wave of Desert Blues bands coming from Timbuktu, southern Algeria and widely regarded as Tiniarwen’s little brothers continues. Imarhan...

Day Of Disasters – August 24, 1951

Day Of Disasters – August 24, 1951

– Edward R. Murrow and The News With Don Hollenbeck – CBS Radio – August 24, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – August 24, 1951 was seemingly one disaster after the next. Starting with news of the crash of United Airlines Flight 615 near Oakland California, killing all on...

Pleas For Peace, Blessings For War, Fights For Millions – June 12, 1982

Pleas For Peace, Blessings For War, Fights For Millions – June 12, 1982

. . .or click on the link here for Audio Player – News for June 12, 1982 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A busy day of ironies, this June 12th in 1982. While protests massed in New York for what was projected to be the biggest Anti-Nuclear Protest in history,...

Sorry For The Delay – Past Daily Is Back Up!

Sorry For The Delay – Past Daily Is Back Up!

  Past Daily is back up! Thanks for your patience. Mine’s been pushed to the limit. As sometimes happens, things get a little haywire and systems just shut down. Seems we were overloading the server and our kindly hosts decided to shut us down to see what the problem was....

Incident At Budapest – April 3, 1941

Incident At Budapest – April 3, 1941

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – News Of The World – April 3, 1941 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection 579 days since the War in Europe got started, April 3rd in 1941 was no less suspenseful than other days during this early phase...