History

Japanese-American Internment - 1942

Preventive Detention – Internment – America’s Little Stain On History – 1970 Discussion: Past Daily Reference Room

Kup’s Show – Interview/Discussion – Internment/Preventive Detention In 1942. Broadcast July 29, 1970 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – With public outcry growing in recent weeks over the detention, internment and forced separation of families and children over immigration, and the surprise checkpoints and raids carried out by ICE; all...

Stanley Baldwin - 1939

July 2, 1939 – Stanley Baldwin: Democracy At Work – Past Daily Reference Room

Stanley Baldwin – Democracy At Work – Address in Washington D.C. – July 2, 1939 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Stanley Baldwin, 1st Earl Baldwin of Bewdley, KG, PC, PC (Can), JP, FRS(3 August 1867 – 14 December 1947) was a British statesman of the Conservative Party who dominated...

Lord Halifax

June 29, 1939 – Lord Halifax Delivers An Address On British Foreign Policy – Past Daily Reference Room

June 29, 1939 – Lord Halifax Address on British Foreign Policy – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax, KG, OM, GCSI, GCMG, GCIE, TD, PC (16 April 1881 – 23 December 1959), styled Lord Irwin from 1925 until 1934 and Viscount Halifax from...

Paris Peace Conference

June 27, 1947 – Paris Peace Conference – The Fragile Nature Of Postwar Europe –

June 27, 1947 – ABC Radio Headline Edition – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 27, 1947 – a day of diplomacy and discussion. The Paris Peace Conference took center stage on this day. Despite 100 degree temperatures in Paris, the formally dressed, and miserably uncomfortable delegates filed into the...

Take Your Dog To Work Day

June 25, 1999 – National Take Your Dog To Work Day – Americas Little Road Rage Problem – Sleeping Pilots

June 25, 1999 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 25, 1999 – Maybe a slow news day, but still. It was National Take Your Dog To Work Day, and for that brief moment most employees and employers were deluged with fur people and the...

Depression Era America - 1933

August 31, 1933 – Celebrating In Depression Era America – Weekend Gallimaufry

WKBF-Indianapolis – Dedication ceremony – August 31, 1933 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – On its surface, this broadcast of a radio station dedication ceremony is quaint and strange and most likely hard to listen to for many people – not so much that the quality runs the risk of...

ICE Agent and kids

June 18-20, 2018 – The World Watches – The World Weighs In.

June 18-20, 2018 – News Reports from RFI-English Service – ABC Radio National, Australia – BBC World Service – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – With the events of this week still unfolding, and reports of sudden reversals only adding to the confusion, the issue of Children, separated from parents and...