Year(s) Discussed: 1907-1968
In a year of domestic unrest, social strife, and uncertainty at home and abroad, the United States prepared for a presidential election in 1968. Little did they know that it would be a contest unlike any other. In the midst of a turbulent campaign, political norms were challenged, rivalries were intensified, and the only guarantee was that a new chapter in American history would emerge after all the votes were in. Sources used for this episode can be found at http://presidencies.blubrry.com.
Featured Image: “Lyndon Johnson meets with Presidential candidate Richard Nixon at the White House” by Yoichi Okamoto [26 Jul 1968], courtesy of Wikipedia
Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/presidencies-united-states/id1191633316?ls=1&mt=2
Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cDovL3ByZXNpZGVuY2llcy5ibHVicnJ5LmNvbS9mZWVkL3BvZGNhc3Qv
Podcast: Play in new window | Download
Subscribe: Spotify | iHeartRadio | Stitcher | Deezer | RSS | More