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President Jimmy Carter and Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim
President Jimmy Carter and Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim

International Covenants on Human Rights

U.S. President Jimmy Carter and Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim speak after the United States signs two international covenants on human rights, noting the U.S. and UN’s shared “vision of the greatness of the human possibility.”
Language: English
Franklin D. Roosevelt (left) and Winston Churchill aboard  a ship in 1941
Franklin D. Roosevelt (left) and Winston Churchill aboard a ship in 1941

Churchill Sound Bites

This program features some of Winston Churchill’s most noteworthy and colourful excerpts from speeches over the years, on the occasion of his 80th birthday.
Language: English
John F. Kennedy, 1963
John F. Kennedy, 1963

JFK at the United Nations

President of the United States John F. Kennedy addresses the UN General Assembly for the final time, during the "relative calm" of 1963.
Language: English
Trygve Lie
Trygve Lie

Trygve Lie is reappointed Secretary-General

Trygve Lie accepts his reappointment as Secretary-General of the United Nations and delivers a speech in front of the General Assembly.
Language: English