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Hear Buzz Aldrin tell the story of the first moon landing
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Hear Buzz Aldrin tell the story of the first moon landing

I am Buzz Aldrin. And I was the Lunar Module Pilot on Apollo 11. Five, four, three, two, one, zero. All engine running. Liftoff! We have a liftoff. 32 minutes past the hour. Liftoff on Apollo 11. Tower cleared. Roger,

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The big problem with comparing Trump to Nixon
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The big problem with comparing Trump to Nixon

Nixon and Trump. Both presidents faced major FBI investigations, were accused of obstructing justice. called their investigations “witch hunts,” and oozed raw sexual charisma. It’s not a perfect analogy, but the similarities have led some to argue that, like Nixon,

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Why The War on Drugs Is a Huge Failure
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Why The War on Drugs Is a Huge Failure

Over 40 years ago, US President Richard Nixon declared drug abuse public enemy number one, starting an unprecedented global campaign, the War on Drugs. Today, the numbers are in. The War on Drugs is a huge failure, with devastating unintended

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Winston Lord | Kissinger on Kissinger: Reflections on Diplomacy, Grand Strategy, and Leadership
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Winston Lord | Kissinger on Kissinger: Reflections on Diplomacy, Grand Strategy, and Leadership

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Moynihan in the White House
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Moynihan in the White House

my name is Chris DeMuth I'm a DC Cyril senior fellow here at the American Enterprise Institute and I am delighted to welcome you here this afternoon for this symposium on Moynihan in the White House this symposium is sponsored

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Christopher Hitchens on U.S. Foreign Policy Under Ronald Reagan and the Media (1983)
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Christopher Hitchens on U.S. Foreign Policy Under Ronald Reagan and the Media (1983)

Christopher Hitchens Weston correspondent for the Nation magazine in this morning's New York Times the following quote from Mike Barnes congressman from Maryland a liberal I came down here very skeptical but I have reluctantly come to the conclusion that

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7 Reasons Why the Uranium One Scandal Won’t Go Away