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George Herbert Walker Bush 1924-2018

Time – David Von Drehle – George H.W. Bush, the careful and pragmatic manager of the Cold War's final dramas, had nearly every tool a great president needs. He had fire and drive, which are indispensable to a great statesman. From his glamorous youth through his momentous…

On George Herbert Walker Bush and More

National Review – Jay Nordlinger – On the late president, the current president, possible future presidents, and more When George W. Bush became president in 2001, I was unsure how to refer to his father. I didn't like “George H. W. Bush” — I thought it too…

George Herbert Walker Bush and the myth of the 'good' Gulf War

Alternet – President George Herbert Walker Bush considered the 1991 Gulf War his highest achievement, a signature moment in world history, and for nearly three decades mainstream media have agreed. On the occasion of his death, they are sticking to the story.

George Herbert Walker Bush: State Funeral Order of Service

Patheos – Ponder Anew – NATIONAL HYMN; arr. Edward M. Nassor (b. 1957) Praise my soul, the King of Heaven LAUDA ANIMA; arr. James B. Slater (b. 1927) My Shepherd will supply my need MELITA; arr. Sally Slade Warner (1932-2009) Carillonneur, Washington National Cathedral…

Remembering President George Herbert Walker Bush

The Unwritten Record – Kaitlyn Crain Enriquez – Former President George Herbert Walker Bush passed away on November 30, 2018 at the age of 94. At the time of his passing, President Bush had lived longer than any previous president. George H.W. Bush served as the 41st President of the United…

Opinion | George Herbert Walker Bush

Wall Street Journal – The Editorial Board – It's hard to believe now, but in 1988 George H.W. Bush was dismissed as a “wimp.” He was then in his eighth year as Vice President; had been CIA director, ambassador to the United Nations and a Congressman; had been shot down in the…

On George Herbert Walker Bush and More

National Review – Jay Nordlinger – On the late president, the current president, possible future presidents, and more When George W. Bush became president in 2001, I was unsure how to refer to his father. I didn't like “George H. W. Bush” — I thought it too…

George Herbert Walker Bush and the Myth of the 'Good' Gulf War

Portside – President George Herbert Walker Bush considered the 1991 Gulf War his highest achievement, a signature moment in world history, and for nearly three decades mainstream media have agreed. On the occasion of his death, they are sticking to the story.