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CSPAN
Aug 15, 2014 2:23pm EDT
everything that -- athat all the best writers wrote. he was against walt whitman ando george bernard shaw, and he chased margaret sanger out of the country and had -- and forced a major abortionist to commit suicide, and he stayed i. our life until 1920. so when you talk about the anti-movement to the women, there i think has been a steadym backlash both from male and hath females and you have to remember, and i'm sure it's in your book, that the women's movement in the '60s started because the anti-war movement males were just leaving them out. they were not letting them run anything, and, you know, one of them said i got mad when tom haydn got off the plane and handed me his dirty laundry ande said clean it. s so we've had this back and forth for a long time. >> before we take questions, i do want to ask you a very current question that may not seem important but i think it does get at something interesting in the culture. you know, sheryl sandberg of ca facebook has launched this campaign with the girl scouts head to ban the word bossy as an adjective that is used for girl
CSPAN
Sep 21, 2014 7:15am EDT
between ronald reagan's foreign policy and the foreign policy of, perhaps, lyndon johnson or george bush? >> well, in terms of effective foreign policy, ronald reagan -- because he was seen as strong -- he put in missiles in germany which did not, prevented the soviets from intimidating what we then called west germany and western europe. he sent troop into gras nay da, first time a communist regime was actually overthrown from the outside. even though it was a small operation, it sent a signal to the world the u.s. was becoming a major player again. we had run down our military in the '70s, but by the time of the first iraq war, it was completely transformed. and in terms of, in the terms of lyndon johnson, if you look at vietnam, books have been written about this. if we, if that had been treated as an insurgency with a handful of people instead of trying to recreate a battlefield in vietnam, there would have been a different result. even so by 1972 when the north vietnamese undertook a major offensive, south vietnam, the south vietnamese army beat them. we threw that away. you co
CSPAN
Aug 14, 2014 9:03pm EDT
ronald reagan's foreign policy in the foreign policy lyndon johnson or george w. bush or interventionist militaristic president's? >> while in terms of the effect of foreign-policy ronald reagan because he was seen as strong putting missiles in germany which did not prevent the soviets from intimidating but we then called west germany and western europe. he sent troops into granada. the first time a communist regime was actually overthrown from the outside and even though it was a small operation that sent the signal to the world that the u.s. was becoming a major player again. it had run down the military in the 70s but by the time the first iraqi war came along it was completely transformed and in terms of lyndon johnson if you look at vietnam, books have been written about this. if that had been treated as an insurgency with a handful of people instead of trying to re-create a world war ii battlefield in vietnam, there would have been a very different result. even so by 1972, the north vietnamese undertook a major offensive, south vietnam, the south vietnamese army bea
CSPAN
Jul 27, 2014 9:30am EDT
policy and the foreign policy of a new job or george w. bush or more interventionist militaristic president. >> in terms of effect in foreign policy, ronald reagan because he was seen as strong. he put missiles in germany, which did not prevent the soviets from intimidating what we call western union western era. he sent troops into granada. first time a communist regime was actually overthrown from the out side even though it was a small operation, it sent a signal to the world at the u.s. was becoming a major player again. by the time of the first iraq war came along, it was completely transformed in in terms of lyndon johnson, if you look at vietnam, books have been written about this. if that had been treated us in his urgency with a handful of people, so trying to re-create a world war ii battlefield in vietnam, there would've been a very different result. even so by 1972, the north vietnamese took a major offensive south vietnam from a south vietnamese beat them. we threw that away. you can say we should have been in the first place, but having achieved what we set out to ac
CSPAN
Sep 14, 2014 7:45pm EDT
a distinction between reagan's foreign policy or johnson or george w. bush? >> in terms of foreign policy reagan was seen as strong put in missiles in germany that did not prevent the soviets from intimidating western europe been sent troops to grenada the first time a communist regime was actually overthrown. even though a small operation and sent a signal to the world the wes was becoming a major player again. the by the time the first iraq war k along it was completely transformed and in terms of lyndon johnson and vietnam the books written about this comet that was treated as the insurgency with a handful of people instead of recreating a battlefield, there would be a different results. even by 1972 the north vietnamese undertook of major offensive. we threw that way. you could say we should not be there in the first place. >> you have one minute. >> we did see that counter insurgency didn't that failed? gimmick when they finally got our act together it was not the search that we sent 20,000 more men. that counter insurgency war work to. it went against everyone's expectation t
CSPAN
Aug 15, 2014 3:25am EDT
. he was against everything the best writers wrote and walt whitman and george bernard shaw and forced a major abortionist to commit suicide. so when you talk about the anti-movement there has been a backlash from males and females. you have to remember, i am sure it is in your book, that the women's movement in the '60s starts because the anti-war movement was leaving them out and not letting them run anything. one got mad when tom hayden got off the plane and handed me dirty laundry and said clean it. >> before we take questions, i want to ask you a current question that may not seem important but it does get at something interesting in the culture. cheryl sanders of facebook launched a campaign with the girl scouts to ban the word bossy for girls. >> what about ballsy? [laughter] >> i actually think we should embrace bossy. i think we need to revalue it. i think it is social media stumble. >> where does tina fay weigh in on this? isn't she bossy pants? i would like her opinion. >> maybe we should tweet and see if she answers. >> that is a good idea. >> unbelievable -- well an
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