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Tribeca Film Festival to Open With 'Jimmy Carter Rock & Roll President'

The 19th annual Tribeca Film Festival will open on April 15 with the world premiere of the documentary “Jimmy Carter Rock & Roll President.”

The film explores Carter’s lifelong passion for all genres of music and how it helped propel him, a former peanut farmer from Georgia, all the way to the White House. 255 more words

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My Favorite President: Jimmy Carter

On Presidents’ Day, we like to take some time out from covering current events and issues to look back at past presidents, their ups and downs, and how they shaped the United States. 1,237 more words

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Looking, staring

This week I looked up a 1976 interview that then presidential candidate Jimmy Carter gave to Playboy magazine. Carter had continued to teach Sunday school in his hometown Baptist Church in Plains, Georgia, and there were lots of questions about how Carter’s faith would inform his presidency. 333 more words

On This day -- Anniversary of the Islamic Revolution (February 11 1979) [2020]

“You will see we are not in any particular animosity with the Americans. will be a humanitarian one, which will benefit the cause of peace and tranquillity for all mankind.

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4 Ronald Reagan

This is a post in My Presidential Rankings series, linked here: https://sdu754.wordpress.com/2019/04/14/presidential-rankings-series/

Ronald Reagan became president during a period of economic chaos and when America’s prestige was shrinking at home and abroad. 2,073 more words

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Ronald Reagan's "October Surprise" Plot Is Real

A batch of quietly released documents confirms what many long suspected: Ronald Reagan’s 1980 presidential campaign worked behind the scenes to delay the release of US hostages in Iran, for the benefit of Reagan’s election campaign. 940 more words

Con? Conspiracy? Or Piracy?

On This day -- Ayatollah Khomeini Returns to Iran (February 1 1979) [2020]

“You will see we are not in any particular animosity with the Americans. will be a humanitarian one, which will benefit the cause of peace and tranquillity for all mankind.

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