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A New President, a Torn Nation and a Russian Dissident - the Old is New Again

A New President, a Torn Nation and a Russian Dissident – the Old is New Again

President – elect Jimmy Carter takes calls from world leaders and works on his inaugural speech late into the night of January 19, 1977 with National Security Advisor Zbigniew Brzezinski at his side. ©1977 Ken Hawkins/Ken HawkinsPictures.com Forty four years ago tonight, another president-elect sat at the expansive desk in the upstairs library at Blair […]

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Trying to Out Carter Carter

In journalism, one of the things early learned is that a reporter or photographer should dress for the occasion that he or she is covering. If you’re working a State dinner at the White House, the appropriate garb is a tux…or at the minimum – a dark suit. You want to blend in. To be accepted […]

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A 40 Year Anniversary and You’re Invited!

This year – 2016 – marks the 40th anniversary of a grassroots presidential campaign that swept  a virtually unknown farmer into the highest office in the land. We’re celebrating by inviting you to Plains – the hometown of President Carter this Saturday morning, September 24th, as we meet friends – both old and new – for the  book release of […]