Welcome! MyC-SPAN allows you to bookmark content, receive email notifications and save your clips.
RECENT BOOKMARKS OF MyC-SPAN USERS
Children of Adams and Jefferson
Steven Lee Carson, former chairman of The White House Conference on Presidential Children, spoke about the children of Presidents John Adams and Thomas Jefferson in a speech titled “Children of the Adamses and Jefferson: Suicide, Murder, Homosexuality and the Presidency.” He discussed the disappointment by President Adams regarding the homosexual lifestyle of his second son, Charles. Mr. Carson also spoke about the suicide of one of President Jefferson’s sons. Following his remarks, members of the audience asked no questions.133 views
The symposium, “In the Shadow of Greatness: The Lives of Presidential Children,” was held at Hildene, the historic summer home of Robert Todd Lincoln.
Climate Change Diplomacy
Todd Stern, the State Department’s special climate change envoy, talked about global climate change policy following President Obama.'s climate change deal with China.92 views