Tagged: Jerusalem

USS Liberty - June 8, 1967

June 8 , 1967 – Six Day War: Day 4

June 8 , 1967 – Crisis In the Middle East: Day 4 – NBC Radio News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 8, 1967 – The crisis in the Middle East, and the Six Day War was heading into Day 4 – a ceasefire on the ground was holding....

February 25, 1996 – “Take A Couple Prozac, Fellas . . .Calm Down”.

February 25, 1996 – “Take A Couple Prozac, Fellas . . .Calm Down”.

  February 25, 1996 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – February 25, 1996 – The Presidential campaign was up and running amok on this day, 20 years ago. Latest word was trouble over at the Dole camp, with word of shakeups and firings. Senator Bob...

Assassination of Yitzhak Rabin - 1995

Senseless Act – The Assassination of Yitzhak Rabin November 4, 1995

– Ytzhak Rabin Assassination Reports and Pres. Clinton Statement – November 4, 1995 – NPR – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Editors Note: As a reminder that words, no matter how seemingly innocent or misconstrued, can have devastating effects on those who are susceptible, those who are unbalanced, and those...

Amid Chaos, More Chaos – October 8, 1990

Amid Chaos, More Chaos – October 8, 1990

– CBS World News Roundup – October 8, 1990 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – While chaos swept over Capitol Hill this day, thwarted only by an emergency spending bill which kept the government from shutting down for 12 days, there was other chaos going on in the world, this...

The C Word – December 10, 1947

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC News Of The World – December 10, 1947 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this December 10th in 1947 was about the usual places in this post-War world. The Paris strikes had calmed down, as a rift was forming...

Another Day – Another Round Of Billy Clubs And Teargas – December 4, 1947

Click on the link here for Audio Player:  NBC Radio – news Of The World – December 4, 1949 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Another day of drama and upheaval, this December 4th in 1947. Still reeling from the UN partition plan of Palestine, riots were continuing in Jerusalem and...

Contemplating A Swap . . .Or Not. February 11, 1987

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for February 11, 1987 News for this day in 1987 started with the storm of protest over a U.S. proposal for a hostage-for-prisoner swap that included 8 Americans and one Israeli in exchange for Palestinians being held by Israel. No, the...