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The Reagan Paradox: The Conservative Icon and Today’s GOP

The Reagan Paradox: The Conservative Icon and Today’s GOP

Lou Cannon (Author), TIME contributors (Author), Joe Scarborough (Introduction)

Dark Hope

By David Shulman

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Tag: Dream Speech

Dream vs. Reality

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I Have an Excuse Speech

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Schools Dream

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GOP Dream Speech

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North Carolina Voter Suppression Laws

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Tape of MLK Interview Turns Up in an Attic

“ ... If one is truly nonviolent, that person has a loving spirit; he refuses to inflict injury upon the opponent because he, he loves the opponent,” the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. says in a newly discovered tape of an interview made nearly three years before his “I Have a Dream” speech.

Posted on Aug 24, 2012 READ MORE

Beck’s 15 Minutes of Fame

No puffed-up huckster like Glenn Beck could ever diminish the importance of the 1963 March on Washington or the impact of King’s unforgettable words. 

Posted on Aug 27, 2010 READ MORE

Glenn Beck Is Not Martin Luther King Jr.

Glenn Beck is holding a rally at the Lincoln Memorial on the anniversary of Martin Luther King’s dream speech. Our friends at Brave New Films send this video lowlight reel to remind us why Beck shouldn’t dare stand anywhere near King’s legacy.

Posted on Aug 26, 2010 READ MORE

sorensen and kennedy

The Dream Speech

John F. Kennedy referred to Theodore C. Sorensen (above, left) as his intellectual blood bank—a man who helped put the magic in JFK’s famous rhetoric. Here is his dream acceptance speech for the next Democratic nominee. While the actual speech will probably have more political calculation and pandering, it’s worth dreaming about an alternative.

Posted on Jun 27, 2007 READ MORE

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