Jeane Kirkpatrick’s Speech at the 1984 GOP Convention

iOwnTheWorld 8/5/2011

The transcript of this speech is at CNN.

Here is Ambassador Kirkpatrick’s obituary at The New York Times.


Geraldine A. Ferraro, First Woman on Major Party Ticket, Dies at 75

Geraldine A. Ferraro and Walter F. Mondale on July 20, 1984.

Douglas Martin The New York Times 3/26/2011

Geraldine A. Ferraro, the former Queens congresswoman who strode onto a podium in 1984 to accept the Democratic nomination for vice president and to take her place in American history as the first woman nominated […]