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March 23, 1945 – Crossing The Rhine – Giving A World Organization A Name – Extending The Draft

A buck a day: Become a Patron! News for this day was moving faster than it could be reported. With reports that the Allies had crossed The Rhine, that the 3rd Army was the latest, and that additional crossings were ready to go at any moment, news was coming in...

New Faces In Nicaragua – March 3, 1990 0

New Faces In Nicaragua – March 3, 1990

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – March 3, 1990 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A day in the continuing story of change unfolding in unlikely places, this March 3rd in 1990. News of the victory in Nicaragua of...

The View From Kabul – January 9, 1980 0

The View From Kabul – January 9, 1980

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – January 9, 1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection With the hostage situation at the American Embassy in Tehran continuing and the Soviets settling in around Afghanistan, the 80s were getting off to...

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The King Of America And Hocus-Pocus – December 11, 1959

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC News on The Hour + Eisenhower visits India – Dec. 11, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Arriving in India as part of his whirlwind tour of 11 countries in 11 days, President Eisenhower landed in...

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‘A New Kind Of War’ – Neville Chamberlain Addresses The World – November 26, 1939

Become a Patron! This day in 1939 marked the second time since the war began that Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain took to the airwaves to address the Commonwealth and the rest of the world on the progress of the war, some twelve weeks in. Despite all the pledges of winning...

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The Agitation Factor – November 12, 1941

. . .or click on the link here for Audio Player – News of The World – NBC Blue Network – Nov. 12, 1941 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day in 1941 was enveloped in agitation and rejected diplomacy. Beginning with news the Finns had rejected (politely)...

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Stalin The Terrible – The Life And Times of Joseph Stalin (December 18, 1878 – March 5, 1953)

Click on the link here for Audio Player – BBC Radio 4 – Archive Hour: Stalin The Terrible – March 5, 2003  – BBC Radio 4 It’s interesting, and somewhat ironic, that with all the current attention being foist on The Ukraine, Crimea and Russia, today marks the 59th anniversary...

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When The Revolution Was Orange – Ukraine In 2004 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – BBC Radio 4 Today Program – News Reports – November 22 – December 5, 2004 – BBC Radio 4 Click on the link here for Audio Player – Radio Ukraine – News and Special Broadcast (In Russian) – November 25, 2004...

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Russian National Orchestra With Boris Berezovsky Play Music Of Rachmaninoff (Happy 140th!) – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Part 1: Russian National Orchestra in Concert -Part 1 Click on the link here for Audio Player -Part 2: Russian National Orchestra In Concert -Part 2 In case you missed it, yesterday (April 2nd) was the 140th birthday of Sergei Rachmaninoff...