• American Experience -- S24: FDR on the Enemy: Fear Itself
    S24: FDR on the Enemy: Fear Itself
    President Roosevelt's inaugural address filled the American people with ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Truman on Crises: Crisis in Korea
    S24: Truman on Crises: Crisis in Korea
    President Truman interpreted the North Korean attack upon South Korea as direct ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Carter's First Lady: Rosalynn
    S24: Carter's First Lady: Rosalynn
    Rosalynn Carter was a major figure in her husband's campaigns and policy ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Nixon and Abusing Power: Nixon's Enemies List
    S24: Nixon and Abusing Power: Nixon's ...
    President Nixon kept an "enemies list" of those who criticized him. He had these ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Truman on the Enemy: Communism
    S24: Truman on the Enemy: Communism
    After WWII, Truman watched most of Eastern Europe fall to the Communist "Iron ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Nixon and Abusing Power: The "Saturday Night Massacre"
    S24: Nixon and Abusing Power: The ...
    October 20, 1973: Nixon fired Watergate prosecutor Archibald Cox in what becomes ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: FDR on Policing the World: Hitler's Threat
    S24: FDR on Policing the World: Hitler's ...
    In 1938, Roosevelt faced growing aggression from Hitler, and broadcast a ...
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  • American Experience -- S23 Ep11: Carter on the Economy: Energy Crisis
    S23 Ep11: Carter on the Economy: Energy ...
    Carter asked the American people to cut down their energy usage during a ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Carter on the Enemy: Revolutionary Iran
    S24: Carter on the Enemy: Revolutionary ...
    Americans were held hostage at the US Embassy in Iran after Carter welcomed the ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Carter and the Economy: Curbing Inflation
    S24: Carter and the Economy: Curbing ...
    In the summer of 1979, inflation rose to 14 percent. In response, Carter cut the ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Bush on Military Service: Bush vs. Reagan
    S24: Bush on Military Service: Bush vs. ...
    A comparison of George Bush and Ronald Reagan. "In many ways, George Bush was ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Reagan's Age
    S24: Reagan's Age
    As the 1984 election approached, many voters voiced their concerned with ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Truman and Abusing Power: Drafting Striking Workers
    S24: Truman and Abusing Power: Drafting ...
    When a new wave of striking unions shut down industries, Truman threatened to ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Carter and Crisis: Rescuing Hostages
    S24: Carter and Crisis: Rescuing ...
    Mounting pressure to rescue hostages in Iran led Jimmy Carter to order a rescue ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Truman on Military Service: Captain Harry
    S24: Truman on Military Service: Captain ...
    Captain Harry Truman's leadership during his first clash with the Germans made ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: FDR on Lying: Hiding a Disability
    S24: FDR on Lying: Hiding a Disability
    The majority of the country did not know President Roosevelt was handicapped. ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Truman on Military Service: Mr. U.S.A.
    S24: Truman on Military Service: Mr. ...
    Truman stepped on the world stage with two of the century's greatest figures: ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Bush on Unity: Ideological Housecleaning
    S24: Bush on Unity: Ideological ...
    George H.W. Bush fired the majority of Reagan's appointees in an attempt to ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Carter and Military Service: Nuclear Submarine Officer
    S24: Carter and Military Service: ...
    Jimmy Carter learned punctuality, discipline, and order from his time in the ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Tandem Parachute Jump: with the U.S. Army Golden Knight
    S24: Tandem Parachute Jump: with the ...
    George H.W. Bush, who exited his first airplane via parachute in World War II, ...
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  • American Experience -- S24: Truman, FDR and Age: A Careful Choice for Vice Presiden
    S24: Truman, FDR and Age: A Careful ...
    The focus was on the Vice Presidency during the 1944 Democratic National ...
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