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Dean Acheson

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Diplomatic Impunity: Dean Acheson Counsels Audiences on Disarmament

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

WNYC

In 1958, former Secretary of State Dean Acheson was out of power but not out of opinions. At this Book and Authors Luncheon the influential statesman weighs in on the pressing foreign policy question of the day: our relations with the Soviet Union.

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Ruth Slenczynska, Dean Acheson, Kay Thompson,

Monday, February 17, 1958

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Kay Thompson, author of "Eloise," discusses how the character Eloise came into being. Thompson explains that prior to writing "Eloise" she was married, lived in a house and worked at MGM. ...

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Continuing threat facing the western world by the Soviet possession of the atom

Wednesday, July 18, 1951

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Bill Leonard introduces the second of four programs produced by James Fleming "dealing with challenging aspects of the civil defense story."

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President ...

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