Daily Archive: June 8, 2015

Out With The Old – Turkish Elections Of 2002 – Past Daily Reference Room 0

Out With The Old – Turkish Elections Of 2002 – Past Daily Reference Room

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – BBC World Service – Turkish Election Report – November 3, 2002 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Hearing the news about the upset in the Turkish elections yesterday, and how it signaled a defeat for the ruling A.K.P....

Should Wiretapping Be Legal? 1956 0

Should Wiretapping Be Legal? 1956

    . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – American Forum – Should Wiretapping Be Legal? – June 3, 1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. In the 1950s, with the Red Scare on everyone’s minds and Organized Crime in everyone’s newspaper, the question of...

Governor Brown Paints A Picture – June 8, 1978 0

Governor Brown Paints A Picture – June 8, 1978

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Governor Jerry Brown – address to State – June 8, 1978 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. With the infamous Proposition 13 passed – this June 8th in 1978 was about the scramble to address the issue, the...

California Austerity – June 8, 1978 0

California Austerity – June 8, 1978

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS News – June 8, 1978 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. This day in 1978 was an interesting one if you lived in California. The Jarvis-Gann Initiative, or Prop 13 was passed by a landslide vote in...