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50 years on... Eisenhower's prescience lives on

Jan 17, 2011 5:31 pm
50 years ago, on January 17, 1961, then-President Dwight Eisenhower gave what is now considered to be one of the great speeches of all time, a serious look at the future of America beyond politics. In it, he introduced the idea of the "industrial military complex." Listen and hope that now, a half century on, we may finally heed its prescience.