Filter by

Results for presidents

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - 20 of 2,318 Show 100
  • White House Architect James Hoban
    Last Aired

    White House Architect James Hoban

    Two Dublin architects talked about the Irish-born James Hoban, who worked with George Washington to design the president’s house. They discussed Hoban’s architectural influences and how…

    67 views
  • emLeadership in Turbulent Timesem
    Last Aired

    Leadership in Turbulent Times

    Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Doris Kearns Goodwin explored the leadership qualities of Presidents Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, FDR, and Johnson.

    134 views
  • 1970s Conservative Movement and Foreign Policy
    Last Aired

    1970s Conservative Movement and Foreign Policy

    Following the Vietnam War, American presidents from Richard Nixon to Jimmy Carter favored an easing of relations, called "detente," with the Soviet Union and communist China.

    216 views
  • 200 Years of British and Irish White House Relations
    Last Aired

    200 Years of British and Irish White House Relations

    This program is the opening session of a day-long symposium focused on the history of British and Irish connections with the White House. The British and Irish ambassadors to the United…

    169 views
  • Bill Clinton and James Patterson Discuss emThe President is Missingem
    Last Aired

    The President is Missing

    Former President Bill Clinton and author James Patterson discussed their collaboration in writing a suspense novel that takes place against the backdrop of a national security threat and…

    734 views
  • Cowboy Culture in Fort Worth
    Last Aired

    Cowboy Culture in Fort Worth

    Built in 1907, it has hosted presidents, world class singers, and rodeo events.

    200 views
  • Stuart Eizenstat Discusses Jimmy Carter Presidency
    Last Aired

    President Carter

    Stuart Eizenstat, chief domestic policy adviser to President Jimmy Carter, recalled the tenure of America’s 39th president.

    300 views
  • First Ladies and Womens History
    Last Aired

    First Ladies and Women's History

    Jill Abraham Hummer talked about her book, First Ladies and American Women: In Politics and at Home. She focused on the historical eras that produced individual first ladies and considered…

    137 views
  • Speechwriters and Poets Discuss Speaking Styles of Presidents
    Last Aired
    Speechwriters and Poets Discuss Speaking Styles of Presidents

    Presidential Speechwriting and Poetry

    Presidential speechwriters and poets examined the speaking styles and speeches of presidents and politician.

    •   American Presidents Communication Today
    67 views
  • Washington Journal Laurence Tribe Discusses Presidential Impeachment
    Last Aired

    Laurence Tribe on To End a Presidency

    Professor Laurence Tribe talked about his new book, To End a Presidency: The Power of Impeachment, which examines the process and the history of impeachment.

    897 views
  • Dolley Madisons Political Talents
    Last Aired

    Dolley Madison's Political Talents

    This program featured Dolley Madison’s political talents and the working partnership she forged with her husband, James, to create a sense of personal and political excitement during their White House…

    277 views
  • Richard Nixon and the Democratic Congress
    Last Aired

    Richard Nixon and the Democratic Congress

    Veterans of Richard Nixon’s White House gathered to talk about the president’s relationship with Congress. As he began his first term in 1969 he faced the opposition party in control of…

    115 views
  • George Washingtons Faith
    Last Aired

    George Washington's Faith

    Historian Peter Lillback talked about his book, George Washington’s Sacred Fire. He argued that while many historians consider Washington to be a deist or only a nominal Christian, he was,…

    490 views
  • Betty Ford Centennial
    Last Aired

    Betty Ford Centennial

    Former First Lady Betty Ford is remembered on the centennial of her birth. Hillary Clinton joined Lynda Johnson Robb, the daughter of President Johnson and Lady Bird Johnson, to talk about Mrs.…

    142 views
  • President Truman and White House Restoration
    Last Aired

    President Truman and White House Restoration

    Clifton Truman Daniel, President Harry Truman’s eldest grandson, returned to the White House neighborhood to deliver a historical talk about why President Truman found it necessary to move…

    576 views
  • Presidents Putin and Macron Speak at St Petersburg International Economic Forum
    Last Aired
    Presidents Putin and Macron Speak at St.

    World Leaders at St. Petersburg International Economic Forum

    Russian President Vladimir Putin hosted the annual St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in Russia, an event bringing together business and economic leaders from around the world. He…

    298 views
  • Jennifer Palmieri Discusses emDear Madame Presidentem
    Last Aired

    Dear Madame President

    Former Hillary Clinton 2016 communications director Jennifer Palmieri shared her experiences and thoughts on how future women leaders can succeed. She spoke with MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace.

    426 views
  • emChristian Science Monitorem Hosts Breakfast with Senator Van Hollen
    Last Aired

    Christian Science Monitor Breakfast with Senator Chris Van Hollen

    The senator said he welcomes campaign support for his party's candidates from big names like former Presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton, and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton but that ultimately each candidate must decide.

    487 views
  • Mary Ball Washington and Jane Spurgin
    Last Aired

    Mary Ball Washington and Jane Spurgin

    George Washington’s Mount Vernon hosted the annual Martha Washington Lecture, which highlights new thinking about her life and times. This year, the focus was on two 18th century women. Amherst College…

    238 views
  • Henry Kissingers Foreign Policy
    Last Aired

    Henry Kissinger's Foreign Policy

    Henry Kissinger was secretary of state under Presidents Nixon and Ford.

    85 views
  • Load 20 More