1. 10

    I'm decrepit but I don't want to give up, and I love my work.

    7
  2. 9

    I got into the Kennedy White House because at the time I was president of the Women's National Press Club, and they assigned me to cover the early days of the Kennedy campaign. Jackie especially. Everyone was interested in the family.

    7
  3. 8

    I deeply regret my comments I made last week regarding the Israelis and the Palestinians. They do not reflect my heart-felt belief that peace will come to the Middle East only when all parties recognize the need for mutual respect and tolerance. May that day come soon.

    7
  4. 7

    Try to reject war and give peace a chance. Question the powers that be and find out why they make the dubious decisions they do that send young people to war.

    7
  5. 6

    Congress, the White House and Hollywood, Wall Street are owned by the Zionists.

    8
  6. 5

    We are owned by propagandists against the Arabs. There's no question about that. Congress, the White House, and Hollywood, Wall Street, are owned by the Zionists. No question in my opinion. They put their money where their mouth is...We're being pushed into a wrong direction in every way.

    8
  7. 4

    Don't let the politicians chip away at the New Deal and the Great Society programs like Social Security and Medicare, that puts a floor beyond which the elderly, the sick, the powerless do not starve or lack for medicine or shelter.

    9
  8. 3

    People will never know how hard it is to get information, especially if it's locked up behind official doors where, if politicians had their way, they'd stamp 'top secret' on the color of the walls.

    24
  9. 2

    I don't think a tough question is disrespectful.

    46
  10. 1

    All presidents rail against the press. It goes with the turf.

    48
  11. Last Update: 28 January 2023

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