Category: America’s Future

As I indicated in a previous post titled A New Vision for America – 1965: A Turning Point?, I’m increasingly convinced that 1965 was the beginning of a decline in America’s belief and trust in the potential of its government to bring about positive change within this society. At the time many of the most significant accomplishments of the past fifty years …

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Following are the resources I’ve used to date in developing my “America’s Future” blog. I’ll be adding additional titles on a periodic basis. I’ve also highlighted those I’d recommend as “required reading”! * The Making of the President 1960 (Theodore White) * An Unfinished Life: John F. Kennedy, 1917 – 1963 (Robert Dallek) * Camelot’s Court: …

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As part of my quest to define America’s Future, I’ve been studying a particular time period that I believe is helping me better understand how and why we arrived at today’s state of affairs. Most people won’t be surprised to learn the period I’m referencing is the decade of the ’60s. I’m reading a variety of books about this time and each has provided me …

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