Amid the praise for 41st President of the United States, George H. W. Bush, after his death last week, some of the contemporary feelings about him and his war policy were mostly missing from the extensive coverage. We found another perspective in our video archives from his time in office. In this video letter sent to President George Bush in October 1990, Alex Molnar talks about sending his son to serve in the Persian Gulf. Part of the Global Perspectives … Continue reading
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As the final presidential debate approaches, take an inside look at the 1992 face-off between President George H.W. Bush, Governor Bill Clinton, and H. Ross Perot, moderated by Jim Lehrer. THE 90’s takes us inside “Spin Alley,” where political consultants and spokespeople including Marlin Fitzwater, Mickey Kantor, George Stephanopoulos, and Orson Swindle attempt to craft the post-debate story in favor of their candidate. Don’t miss it. Watch the full debate special from THE 90’s.
Raw tape for The 90’s election specials. Videomaker Eddie Becker interviews Bush supporters and employees of the Bush campaign, and tapes inside and outside of Bush Campaign headquarters. Continue reading
Raw tape for The 90’s election specials. At an airport in St. Louis awaiting President George H.W. Bush’s arrival. Bush supporters from various groups wait to cheer him when he arrives. Continue reading
Raw tape for The 90’s election specials. The first half of the tape is a continuation of footage at an airport in St. Louis awaiting President George H.W. Bush’s arrival. Bush supporters from various groups wait to cheer him when he arrives. The second half of the tape takes place at Washington University where the presidential debate will be held. Continue reading