A Compendium of Video and Audio Materials- Section5

Russell Haggar

Site Owner

Topics in this Section

Section 5 - USA Presidents from J. F. Kennedy to Barak Obama

Section 5 - The USA In the Vietnam War 1962 -1975 

Section 5 - Recent Presidential Elections

Section 5 - The US Supreme Court


USA Presidents from J. F. Kennedy to Barak Obama

The Crash Course : US History [49 short videos]

Several useful lectures on US Politics; eg Polarisation; President, Congress and Foreign Policy

American President: A Reference Resource [The Miller Centre]

The USA In the Vietnam War 1962 -1975 

The Vietnam War

Presidential Podcasts on all USA Presidents from The Washington Post

President John Kennedy

The Legacy of President John Kennedy

President Lyndon Johnson

President Lyndon Johnson Parts 1-2Parts 3-4

President Richard Nixon OneTwo

President Richard Nixon

President Richard Nixon

President Richard Nixon

President Richard Nixon

The Watergate Scandal  

President Gerald Ford

President Jimmy Carter

President  Ronald Reagan

President Ronald Reagan

President Ronald Reagan

President George H.W. Bush   

President George H.W. Bush  

President George H. W. Bush : The Unauthorised Biography

 President Bill Clinton

 President Bill Clinton 

President Bill Clinton [4 Part audio documentary series from BBC]

President George  W. Bush

President George  W. Bush

President George  W. Bush

Bush's War Part one and Part two]

Click here and here for documentaries on Dick Cheney

President Barack Obama { Presidential Podcast : The Washington Post]

What exactly is The Tea Party ? [BBC]

Click here for a series of articles from the Guardian on The Tea Party

Trump  /Russia One Two Three

Trump's First Year

President Donald Trump  [Presidential Podcast: The Washington Post]

Washington Week

Trump and the 2018 Mid-Terms

The Conversation US On Donald Trump [600+ articles also with links to other aspects of USA Politics]

Donald Trump [Guardian coverage]

Recent Presidential Elections

Presidential Election 2000 BBC coverage

Bush versus Gore ; The Endless Election ]CNN]

Presidential Election 2004 BBC coverage

 Presidential Election 2008 BBC coverage

Presidential Election 2012 BBC coverage

Presidential Election 2012 Demographics BBC coverage

Presidential Election 2016 BBC coverage

Presidential Election Demographics CNN coverage

The US Supreme Court 

Information on important cases  [CNN article]

Information on important cases from Tutor2U

Current Supreme Court Justices  [BBC article]

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Interview

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in conversation

Further Topics

Section 1 - Aspects of Politics: Theory and Practice 

Section 1 - Some Key Historical Topics

Section 2- The USSR and Russia

Section 2 - The Middle East

Section 2 - China

Section 2 - The History of Ireland

Section 2 - The Cold War [24 part series]

Section 3 - The Mass Media [NEW links added March 2014]

Section 3 - Recent Developments in Feminism

Section 3 - Welfare and Inequality

Section 4 - Annual Political Reviews  2015-2019

Section 4 - Conservatives 1979-2020

Section 4 - Labour: 1979-2020

Section 4 - Liberal Democrats

Section 4 - The Financial Crisis

Section 4- British Government Institutions