Category Archives: Classic News

Sharon Kauffman: ABC News’s 20/20 First Episode- 6/06/1978

“As the lead in to this video said ABC News, was a small player if not joke in the network news business in the 1970s. Th…” Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat As the lead in … Continue reading

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Active News: ABC World News Tonight, July 10, 1978: The Soviet Union Making Trouble

Source: Active News: ABC World News Tonight, July 10, 1978: The Soviet Union Making Trouble The thing that people need to know about Marxist states which is exactly what the Soviet Union of Russia was for over seventy-years before the … Continue reading

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Bob Parker: ABC World News January 6, 1987: The 100th Congress and The Iran Contra Investigation

Source: Bob Parker: ABC World News January 6, 1987: The 100th Congress and The Iran Contra Investigation Early 1987 and really the whole 1987 year was a bad one for President Ronald Reagan and the Reagan Administration. Republicans, lost the … Continue reading

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Rob Atsea: ABC Weekend Report October 1979: Pope John Paul 

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS Daily Press on WordPress: Rob Atsea: ABC Weekend Report October 1979: Pope John Paul Pope John Paul is intriguing to me, because he’s someone who gave both the Religious-Right as well as … Continue reading

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ABC News: ABC Evening News, January 11, 1978

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS Daily Press on WordPress: ABC News: ABC Evening News, January 11, 1978 The economy was probably the biggest story of 1978, because that’s went it went down hill and didn’t come back … Continue reading

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NBC News: Update With John Dancy December, 1979: 1979, Oh What a Year

1979 was a very rough year as the summer showed with an energy shortage and high inflation and interest rates and so- forth. And this was after the so-called crisis of confidence speech from President Carter in I believe August … Continue reading

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