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10 American Presidents Podcast

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From Washington to Obama, 10 American Presidents a podcast narrated by guest hosts. The life and legacy of an American President. Each show is intercut with music and where possible archive news clips or dramatisations to set a feeling of place and time. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

From Washington to Obama, 10 American Presidents a podcast narrated by guest hosts. The life and legacy of an American President. Each show is intercut with music and where possible archive news clips or dramatisations to set a feeling of place and time. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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United States

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From Washington to Obama, 10 American Presidents a podcast narrated by guest hosts. The life and legacy of an American President. Each show is intercut with music and where possible archive news clips or dramatisations to set a feeling of place and time. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Election of 1960 - Kennedy vs Nixon part 1

2/16/2021
The 1960 United States presidential election was the 44th quadrennial presidential election. It was held on Tuesday, November 8, 1960. In a closely contested election, Democratic United States Senator John F. Kennedy defeated incumbent Vice President Richard Nixon, the Republican Party nominee. Purchase your tickets to Intelligent Speech April 24th here www.intelligentspeechconference.com See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:45:47

EP: 26 - Inaugural addresses with Clint Loshe - live on Zoom

1/28/2021
Newly sworn-in presidents usually give a speech referred to as an inaugural address. As with many inaugural customs, this one was started by George Washington in 1789. After taking his oath of office on the balcony of Federal Hall, he proceeded to the Senate chamber where he read a speech before members of Congress and other dignitaries. Every president since Washington has delivered an inaugural address. While many of the early presidents read their addresses before taking the oath, current...

Duration:00:54:56

James Monroe and the Barbary pirates.

1/14/2021
Sean Overton Brady on our Facebook group asked what would have happened if Monroe was captured by Barbary pirates on his way to his diplomatic posting in Paris? Our friends at the Twilight Histories tell us... See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:33:29

Russian Alaska - Devon Field - Twilight Histories

12/31/2020
Last month listener Laura Jackson on our Facebook group asked the Twilight Histories if they would create an alternative history where The US didn’t purchase Alaska, today we release another excellent guest show from a listener suggestion. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:25:05

A Man of Monterrey

12/25/2020
Our friends from the Twilight History podcast give us an alternative look on how things could've been if America had taken all of Mexico after the Mexican - American War. Thank you to Bryan Smith for the inspiration. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:20:21

Ep: 25 - Reagan part 1 - Iwan Morgan

10/5/2020
Ronald Wilson Reagan was an American politician who served as the 40th president of the United States from 1981 to 1989 and became a highly influential voice of modern conservatism. Prior to his presidency, he was a Hollywood actor and union leader before serving as the 33rd governor of California from 1967 to 1975. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:27:45

The Fault Line: Bush, Blair and Iraq

9/7/2020
The Fault Line: Bush, Blair and Iraq - premieres on September 29th on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher or wherever you get your podcasts See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:06:28

Ep: 24 - Reagan intro and Corey Brettschneider on Trump's breaking of norms

6/18/2020
A tatseer of the forth coming Reagan episode and Roifield talks to Corey Brettschneider on President Trump breaking the norms of office. This epsiode also features into about the Intelligent Speech online conference.intelligentspeechconference.comhttps://www.intelligentspeechconference.com/product/online-ticket Intelligent Speech website https://www.intelligentspeechconference.com/Intelligent Speech Youtube channel interviews https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQwqCYqqKK0hyJJXpoxwCiATwitter...

Duration:00:44:37

Ronald Reagan

4/22/2020
Trailer for the forthcoming episode on the 40th president Ronald Reagan See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:03:00

EP: 23 - The Presidents faces - Dan Hill on the emotions of the Commander in Chief

3/27/2020
How emotions drive presidents, Roifield talks to Dan Hill on identifying emotional patterns that help to understand three key things about U.S. presidents. Dan Hill, Ph.D., is an internationally recognised expert on the role of emotions in business, politics, sports, and popular culture, and has given keynote speeches in over 20 countries. He's the founder and president of Sensory Logic, Inc., which pioneered the use of facial coding to scientifically capture and quantify emotions in...

Duration:01:02:18

Ep: 22 - The History of Impeachment - Corey Brettschneider

3/6/2020
Impeachment is the process by which a legislative body levels charges against a government official. Impeachment does not in itself remove the official definitively from office; it is similar to an indictment in criminal law, and thus it is essentially the statement of charges against the official. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:42:19

Presidents Day Bonus episode - Impeachment

2/17/2020
Article One of the United States Constitution gives the House of Representatives the sole power of impeachment and the Senate the sole power to try impeachments of officers of the U.S. federal government. (Various state constitutions include similar measures, allowing the state legislature to impeach the governor or other officials of the state government.) In the United States, impeachment is only the first of two stages, and conviction during the second stage requires "the concurrence of...

Duration:00:26:14

Ep: 21 How the past will predict the 2020 American election - Misha Leybovich

1/25/2020
Roifield speaks to tech entrepreneur Misha Leybovich about this theory of the 40 year pattern in American politics and what it tells us about 2020 and 2060. https://medium.com/@mishaley/how-history-predicts-the-2020-election-and-the-next-40-years-1904e6ac19bd See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:14:12

Ep: 20 Young Lincoln part 2 with Jonathan F. Putnam

10/7/2019
Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865) was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th president of the United States from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. This episode covers his early life in Springfield. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:34:38

Young Lincoln and Intelligent speech in New York

5/31/2019
Saturday, June 29th 11 am – 7 pm The Centre for Social Innovation, New York https://www.intelligentspeechconference.com/shop/ Podcasts entertain and inform millions of people every day. Coming through our headphones, podcasters are like friends joining us as we go about our daily routines and sometimes they’re even the last voice we hear at night as we put head to pillow. For years podcasts have been DIY labors of love but as the industry becomes increasingly dominated by celebrity...

Duration:00:19:39

State of the podcast address and American Innovations.

9/8/2018
What a tumultuous last three months I’ve had. Unbeknownst to just about everyone, my Visa application to live and work in the US was turned down in May, simply the immigration officer said I didn't have strong enough ties to the UK! This prompted a prolonged period of panic, when I thought, the walls were literally closing in... See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:17:28

Ep: 19 Young Lincoln part 1 with Jonathan F. Putnam

7/10/2018
Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865) was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th President of the United States from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States through the American Civil War—its bloodiest war and perhaps its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis. In doing so, he preserved the Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and modernised the economy. Born in Hodgenville,...

Duration:00:52:26

EP: 18 - Sarada Peri - Speechwriter for President Obama and the naturalization ceremony speech.

6/7/2018
Sarada Peri is a speechwriter and communications strategist. She was Special Assistant to the President and Senior Speechwriter for President Barack Obama. Prior to joining the White House, she was a Principal at West Wing Writers, where she worked with corporate, political and nonprofit clients on speechwriting, speech delivery, op-eds, books, and message strategy. She was also a member of the 2012 and 2016 Democratic National Convention speechwriting teams. As the political season heated...

Duration:01:22:44

Bonus episode - Ep: 2 The Things that made England - Ska

5/4/2018
Racial diversity is one of many facets that separates England from the other parts of the United Kingdom. While the UK’s White population totals over 55,010,359 or 87.1% according the 2011 census, just under 13% or over 7.5 million are non white. Over 90% of all British ethnic minorities live in England and most of them can be found in its cities of Birmingham, London, Leicester, Luton, Manchester, Wolverhampton, Bradford, Coventry and Watford. It’s the arrival of the first mass wave of non...

Duration:00:28:15

Ep: 17 Teddy Roosevelt Q and A with David Pietrusza

4/21/2018
Steve VGuerra Given that it was a definitely possible that McKinley could have survived, what would have happened to TR? It’s hard not to think that TR would be against some domestic tenants of the Trump administration as he was against Trusts and pro conservation is his reputation as a Trust Buster deserved? Joe Jamsky I mostly just want to know how racist, and religious every president was, his impact on Natives and such? New York Governor Charles Evans Hughes was potentially a...

Duration:01:13:55