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    President Obama at Civil Rights Summit

    President Barack Obama gave the keynote address at a three-day Civil Rights Summit hosted by the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. 2014 marked the 50th anniversary…

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    Kent Germany on Martin Luther King and President Johnson

    Professor Kent Germany was interviewed by telephone from Columbia, S.C., about President Johnson’s White House tapes and what his private telephone conversations reveal about his…

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    Presidential Illness

    Panelists discussed the impact of presidential illness during the administrations of Woodrow Wilson, Franklin Roosevelt, Richard Nixon, and Lyndon Johnson. This panel was part of the…

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    Senator Harkin on the War on Poverty

    Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) spoke on the 50th anniversary of President Johnson’s declaration of a “War on Poverty.”

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    President Johnson's War on Poverty

    Former Representative James Jones (D-OK) talked about the 50th anniversary of President Johnson’s declaration of war on poverty January 8, 2014. He also spoke about how other…

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    First Lady Lady Bird Johnson

    Cokie Roberts and Betty Boyd Caroli talked about the life and influence of first lady Lady Bird Johnson and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. They discussed…

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    Lady Bird Johnson Audio Diary on Kennedy Assassination, Part 1

    Lady Bird Johnson spoke about her memories of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. She recorded her thoughts in an audio diary a few days after the…

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    Lynda Johnson Robb Interview

    Linda Johnson Robb was interviewed in at the Lyndon Baines Johnson Library in Austin, Texas, about her mother, former First Lady Lady Bird Johnson. She shared personal memories of her…

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    Personal Perspectives on the Kennedy Assassination

    Four eyewitnesses recalled the assassination of President John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963. Sid Davis was the Westinghouse radio pool reporter on Air Force One when Lyndon Baines…

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    Speeches by Presidents Kennedy and Johnson at the University of Michigan

    Ann Arbor historian Grace Shackman talked about two historical speeches made by Senator John F. Kennedy and President Lyndon Johnson on the University of Michigan campus. She spoke…

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    Lady Bird Johnson and the Kennedy Assassination

    Historian Betty Caroli spoke about Lady Bird Johnson and her role during and immediately following President John F. Kennedy’s assassination.

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    The Private Lyndon Baines Johnson

    Harry Middleton and Robert Hardesty, former speechwriters for President Lyndon Johnson, talked about personal conversations and private moments they shared with the former…

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    Tribute to Lady Bird Johnson

    Lady Bird Johnson is remembered on the 100th anniversary of her birth. Her daughter, Lynda Robb Johnson, and others talk about Lady Bird’s life, achievements and…

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    White House Family Memories

    Jenna and Barbara Bush, Steve Ford and Lynda Johnson Robb shared personal family memories of their time in the White House. They also talked about what it is like to grow up as a child…

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    After Words with James Patterson

    James Patterson talked about 1965, a year that he said began with a sense of optimism but that ended with a bitterly divided country and a conservative resurgence that would define later…

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    President and Mrs. Lyndon Johnson

    Historians Michael Gillette, author of Lady Bird Johnson: An Oral History and Mark Updegrove, author of Indomitable Will: LBJ in the Presidency, talked about the lives of Lyndon and Lady…

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    Book Discussion on The Passage of Power

    Robert Caro talked about his book, The Passage of Power. The fourth book of his series, “The Years of Lyndon Johnson,” it covers the years from 1958 to 1964, during which Senate…

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    Book Discussion on The Passage of Power

    Robert Caro talked about his book, The Passage of Power. The fourth book of his series, “The Years of Lyndon Johnson,” it covers the years from 1958 to 1964, during which Senate…

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    Q&A with Robert Caro, Part 2

    Robert Caro discussed his newly-released fourth volume of his biography of former President Johnson, The Years of Lyndon Johnson: The Passage of Power. The fourth book covers 1958 until…

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    Q&A with Robert Caro, Part 1

    Robert Caro discussed his newly released fourth volume of his biography of former President Johnson, The Years of Lyndon Johnson: The Passage of Power. The fourth book covers 1958 until…

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