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The Great Debates

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Presents clips from the four debates between presidential candidates John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon in 1960, the first time such debates had been televised, and includes commentary from journalists, scholars, and political analysts.
Online
1996
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Interview With le Tran Nhan, 1981 [electronic resource]

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Le Tran Nhan was a South Vietnamese draftee, working as an interpreter between Americans and South Vietnamese officials. He describes what he learned from interrogating North Vietnamese prisoners of war, in particular that they knew when Americans would be moving into an area because aerial and naval bombardments would increase. Le Tran Nhan also attests to the benefits of having rich Americans around to spend money. He describes the reaction of North Vietnamese prisoners of war to seeing Saigon for the first time, not believing such wealth could exist. And he speaks about his reaction to Thieu's election, the signing of the Paris Peace Accord, and Nixon's resignation.
Online
1983
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Interview With Raymond K. (Raymond Kissam) Price, 1982 [electronic resource]

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Raymond K. Price, Jr. was an assistant to and speechwriter for President Nixon. He speaks about the 1968 campaign, focusing primarily on Hubert Humphrey and the role that Vietnam played in Nixon's victory. He details Nixon's reaction to the demonstrations and the administration's strategy for dealing with public opinion while taking a hard line approach to North Vietnam. Mr. Price concludes with commentary about the abolishment of the draft system and the effects of the Watergate scandal on the outcomes of the Vietnam War.
Online
1983
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Nixon-Kennedy Debate

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Discussion of issues in the political campaign of presidential hopefuls, Senator John F. Kennedy and Richard M. Nixon. It was televised on September 26, 1960.
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1960
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60 Minutes: The Aviator and the President [electronic resource]

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"The Aviator and the President" A connection between Howard Hughes and Richard Nixon is explored. Lesley Stahl reports.
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2005