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Learning from the “Malaise”: a speech by President Jimmy Carter

The following is Jimmy Carter’s July 1979 “crisis of confidence” speech. In an earlier draft, the speech referred to the “malaise” the nation then faced amidst a declining economy and an energy crisis.

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The Brooklyn Rail

OCT 2020

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