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    D-Day Remembered, Day 2

    On the 50th anniversary of D-Day, C-SPAN aired a special presentation highlighting its importance. During the second day of the special, a number of World War II veterans and war…

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    John F. Kennedy Assassination

    Video clips of interviews were shown of personal memories of November 22, 1963, the day President John F. Kennedy was assassinated. Governor Connolly was in the car with President Kennedy and was…

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    1960 Democratic Convention Reminiscences

    Mr. Salinger, President Kenndy’s press secretary, Mr. Valenti, who worked in the Johnson White House, and Mr. Van Dyk discussed their personal experiences during the 1960 Democratic…

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    Oval Office Historical Perspective

    Various officials from previous administrations discussed their memories of the Oval Office.

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    The Press and the Presidency

    The participants discussed their efforts to make the president “look good” on television. The event focused on the use of television and the effect it has had on policy decisions.

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    World Affairs

    Mr. Salinger spoke how leaders have handled, and mishandled developments in the post Cold War world. He stressed that leaders must use history to learn from past mistakes by others. He also…

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    P.S.: A Memoir

    Mr. Salinger talked about his latest book, P.S.: A Memoir and reminisced about his career in journalism and politics. He gave an insider’s account of working as President Kennedy’s press…

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    P.S.: A Memoir

    Pierre Salinger talked about his recently published book, P.S.: A Memoir, published by St. Martin’s Press. It chronicles his long career in politics and the media. He talked about some of…

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    Washington Sunday Journal

    Interviews, video clips and vignettes illustrated the political issues and events of the previous week. Topics included presidential politics, the 1996 presidential election and Russian…

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    Political Reminiscences

    Mr. Salinger talked about his personal experiences in politics, ranging from his position as Press Secretary for Presidents Kennedy and Johnson and his work as an ABC News correspondent. He…

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    1970s U.S.-Cuba Negotiations

    Mr. Kornbluh talked about an article on U.S.-Cuba relations during the 1970s written by Henry Kissinger which the National Security Archive was relaeasing for publication by New York Times…

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    Normandy Invasion 50th Anniversary Observance

    Retired General Brady discussed commemorative monuments to be dedicated at the 50th Anniversary of the Allied invasion of Normandy, France. Pierre Salinger addressed the audience via…

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    News Coverage of International Affairs

    Mr. Salinger spoke about media coverage of foreign affairs. Formerly, he worked in the Kennedy administration and as chairman of Robert kennedy’s run for presidency.

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    What Is Different About Television?

    Television, newspaper, and radio journalists described the history of television and how television images shape the public understanding of political events. They discussed the current…

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    Global Political Issues

    Former Senator Baker, Mr. Salinger, and former Ambassador Kirkpatrick discussed current political issues in the U.S. and around the world. Issues brought up in the discussion included…

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    Address by Pierre Salinger

    Salinger addressed the topics of the emerging European Economic Community, German reunification, Lithuanian independence and the Middle East.

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    Phone Interview With Salinger

    Pierre Salinger spoke by phone about the the Middle East Peace Conference.

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