Tagged: Augusto Pinochet

The World And Welcome To It – October 29, 2000

The World And Welcome To It – October 29, 2000

– BBC World Service – World Briefing – October 29, 2000 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The good news for this October 29th, 15 years ago, was word from The World Health Organization that the Polio Virus had been eradicated from the entire Western Pacific region. The virus, responsible...

Pablo Neruda Reads Pablo Neruda – 1971 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Pablo Neruda Reads Pablo Neruda – 1971 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

– Pablo Neruda – Interview/Poetry reading – Comment – Septe,ber 5, 1971 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Considered by many to be one of the Greatest Poets of the 20th century in any language, Pablo Neruda was especially popular in the early 1970s, around the time of his winning...

The Other 9/11 – September 11, 1973

The Other 9/11 – September 11, 1973

– CBS Radio – The World This Week – September 15, 1973 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another September 11th, also known for its infamy, but one which has taken a backseat to the events in Manhattan some 28 years later. This September 11th was about Santiago Chile and...

‘Senator, You’re No Jack Kennedy’ – October 6, 1988

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – October 6, 1988 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Hot in the grips of Election ’88, this September 6th in 1988. The morning after the only vice-Presidential debate of the campaign had many talking about the now-famous...