Monthly Archive: January 2017

UB40 0

UB40 In Session – 1982 – Past Daily Soundbooth

UB40 – in session for John Peel – January 9, 1982 – BBC Radio 1 – UB40 tonight. A bunch of friends, all from the same neighborhood in Birmingham (UK), who got together and became one of the most successful Pop/Reggae outfits of the 1980s. With over 50 singles in...

Foreign Policy in 1957 0

Foreign Policy And The Personal Touch In 1957 – Past Daily Reference Room

Cedric Foster Commentary – Foreign Policy under Eisenhower – January 30, 1957 – MBS – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Foreign Policy has always been a sticky situation for the U.S. – different approaches have yielded different results. During the Eisenhower years it was a favored approach by the President...

Preparing for War 0

January 30, 2003 – Building A Credible Case For War

January 30, 2003 – BBC Radio 4 News- Gordon Skene Sound Collection – January 30, 2003 – days closer to War with Iraq. This time, the enthusiasm to assemble a “coalition of the willing” was considerably less than before. Despite President Bush’s almost non-stop mantra of Weapons Of Mass Destruction...