Ronald Reagan - The Life and Legacy

Ronald Reagan - The Life and Legacy
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Ronald Reagan - The Life and Legacy - The Early Years of Stage and Screen
Examine the life of the 40th President of the United States, Ronald Wilson Reagan. From a small-town, Midwestern childhood spent moving from town to town, part one will chronicle the…
Ronald Reagan - The Life and Legacy: A Political Career Begins
Examine Reagan's early career as a radio announcer, before eventually moving on to have a successful acting career in Hollywood. Part two will also take a look at Reagan's role…
Ronald Reagan - The Life and Legacy: The First Term
Part three in the series will track Reagan's early political life, including his years spent as a staunch supporter of Franklin Roosevelt, before eventually switching parties and serving as the…
Ronald Reagan - The Life and Legacy - The Supreme Court and Reaganomics
During Reagan's first term he appointment Sandra Day O'Conner to the Supreme Court, the first woman to hold the position. He also instated his supply-side economic theories sometimes called "The…
Ronald Reagan - The Life and Legacy: The Second Term
Reagan won reelection to his second term as President by the largest electoral margin in the history of the country. Part five of this series covers the Just Say No…
Ronald Reagan - The Life and Legacy: The Cold War
There is little argument that Ronald Reagan's greatest accomplishment as President of the United States was putting an end to the 40-plus year Cold War. Part six covers the fall…
Ronald Reagan - The Life and Legacy: The Great Communicator
Reagan's success was tied directly to his ability to communicate. Discover how his reputation as The Great Communicator influenced his philosophy and political strategy.
Ronald Reagan - The Life and Legacy: Impact and Legacy
Ronald Reagan's impact and lasting legacy are the focus of this final episode along with his personal life, including his battle with Alzheimer's disease.

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