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Eisenhower Speech

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Eisenhower Speech

Eisenhower Speech

Eisenhower Speech

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Weekend Edition History Commentator Douglas Brinkley discusses the lasting impact of President Dwight D. Eisenhower's Farewell Address of January, 1961. Brinkley says Eisenhower saw a future government dominated by the collusion of military and industrial interests.