Daily Archive: August 8, 2012

Call For Affordable Healthcare In 1941 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Universal Healthcare Debate – Dec. 4, 1941 As a reminder of just how long the debate over affordable Healthcare has been going on, here is a panel discussion and Q&A from December 4,1941, featuring Dr. SS. Goldwater, City Hospital commissioner for New...

Protest in 1968

Protest In 1968: The Young Rebels – Past Daily Reference Room

In case you forgot or weren’t around at the time, 1968 was a tumultuous year in our history. It was the year just about everything fell apart. From the war in Vietnam, to assassinations of much-loved leaders, to an entire country going out on strike. It was, as several called...

Rumors And Conflicting Reports – August 8, 1941

Clink on the link here for Audio player: News for August 8, 1941 News for August 8, 1941 focused on the War in East with reports of German advances 130 miles into The Ukraine. Depending on who gave the accounts, the casualties were staggering. Germany claimed 200,000 Russian losses with...

Mel Carter – 1964 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for the audio player: Mel Carter – The Richest Man Alive – 1964 Sometimes an artist will be known for one song, and the rest of his output gets largely ignored. In the case of tonight’s track, not only has it been ignored, it hasn’t...