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If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise Season 1
This Spike Lee documentary event revisits New Orleans five years after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.
Matthews On JFK: He Was Reliably Ready for a Joke
02:07 — Presidential historian Douglas Brinkley and JFK's nephew Stephen Kennedy Smith join Hardball to talk their new book, JFK: A Vision For America, and JF (more…)
Election 2016: The big picture
09:12 — When it comes to the presidential election, there's one thing many Americans can actually agree on: by Wednesday it should be over. The campaign has b (more…)
Fidel Castro remembered
02:26 — What to make of Fidel Castro, and what can Cuba look forward to now that he's gone? Some thoughts from historian Douglas Brinkley.
Hurricane Katrina: Still an embarrassment for Bush 43
04:29 — Historian and Author Douglas Brinkley says ten years following Hurricane Katrina, much of the blame still rests on the slow reaction of President Geor (more…)
Open: This is Face the Nation, August 30
01:13 — The latest on the state of New Orleans ten years after Hurricane Katrina, and the 2016 presidential election, with Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, New Or (more…)
Obama: D-Day is a reminder of struggle for freedom
01:50 — President Obama said America's commitment to liberty is "written in blood on the beaches of Normandy." Bill Plante reports from the American cemetery (more…)
D-Day 70 years later: Honoring courage and sacrifice
02:42 — President Obama and other world leaders are honoring those who sacrificed so much on June 6th, 1944. Mark Phillips reports from Normandy, France.
Bedford Boys: Remembering a Virginia town's loss on D-Day
04:23 — 35 young men from Bedford, Virginia, were among first soldiers to storm Normandy beaches, and many of them never came home. Jan Crawford reports.
GM recall: Internal report blames incompetence and negligence
00:48 — General Motors faces new criticism after releasing results of its own investigation into a defect blamed for at least 13 deaths. Norah O'Donnell repor (more…)
Clinton's "Hard Choices": John Dickerson weighs in
02:18 — CBS News political director John Dickerson talks to the "CBS This Morning" co-hosts about the implications of Hillary Rodham Clinton's new memoir.
Ford CEO on company's comeback, retirement
06:44 — From deep debt to soaring profits, Ford CEO Alan Mulally joins the "CBS This Morning" co-hosts to discuss the motor company's rise and his own plans t (more…)
Bowe Bergdahl: White House says Taliban threatened to kill him
02:35 — There is new information about long-term negotiations with the Taliban that led to his release. A military hospital in Germany says Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl (more…)
Presidential historian on the significance of D-Day
03:38 — CBS News contributor and presidential historian Douglas Brinkley speaks with the "CBS This Morning" co-hosts about what he calls the most consequentia (more…)
D-Day 70th anniversary
05:55 — Douglas Brinkley, CBS News Consultant and Historian, discusses the significance of the Normandy invasion during World War II.
"Hard Choices": Inside Hillary Clinton's new memoir
03:35 — Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has a new book out that highlights her time at the State Department. "Hard Choices" is published by Simon & (more…)
Headlines: Acting Veterans Affairs secretary plans to visit Phoenix hospital at center of VA scandal
01:43 — "CBS This Morning" takes a look at some of the headlines from around the globe.
Hugh Jackman talks Broadway, family and blockbusters
05:35 — The actor and singer is best-known for his blockbuster movie roles, but he's also a Tony Award-winning actor whose name is front and center as the hos (more…)
The 'Rightful Heritage' of FDR
04:52 — Historian Douglas Brinkley tell us a few things about Donald Trump and what the GOP could learn from Franklin Delano Roosevelt when it comes to the en (more…)
Trump's Rhetoric Calls Back to Historical Figures
06:55 — Some of Donald Trump's rhetoric is triggering comparisons to controversial figures from the past such as Joe McCarthy and George Wallace. Presidential (more…)
Trump Draws Attention to FDR's Internment Policies
10:08 — Author Kurt Andersen and presidential historian Douglas Brinkley talks about Donald Trump's referencing FDR's internment policies when speaking about (more…)
What Happened at the Last Contested Convention?
10:34 — If no Republican candidate gets the 1,237 pledged delegates needed for the nomination, we may see an all-out battle on the convention floor for the fi (more…)
Neil Armstrong, a modest astronaut
03:35 — Charlie Rose speaks with historian Douglas Brinkley about astronaut Neil Armstrong's modesty when it came to his NASA achievements.
Schieffer: How Dallas refused to erase history
01:42 — Preserving the site of JFK's assassination as the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza has helped us better understand that heinous crime
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