President Jimmy Carter's grandson Josh Carter talks about his life as Jimmy Carter's grandson, the lessons he learned from his grandparents, and how his family shaped his view of America. President Jimmy Carter opened his inaugural address to the nation with a charge from his high school teacher Miss Julia Coleman. She told her students that "We must adjust to changing times while holding on to unchanging principles." Today, the world is changing more rapidly than at any other time in our history. In his podcast Unchanging Principles, Josh Carter discusses the history and preservation of proudly held American values, such as democracy, fairness, and a commitment to human rights.
Episode 8 - War and the Peace Prize
In this episode, Josh Carter talks about his experience with his grandfather winning the Nobel Peace Prize in 2002 and how Jimmy Carter's Nobel Peace Prize lecture resonates against the war in Ukraine today.
Episode 7 - January 6
In this episode, Josh Carter warns of America's Democracy in peril and compares January 6, 1981, to January 6, 2001, to January 6, 2021.
Josh recalls the time when his grandfather Jimmy Carter almost had an election stolen from him.
America's Democracy is in crisis and Josh shares his view on our narrow path forward.
Episode 6 - Annette Carter - 1952-2021
Episode 6 of my podcast is a tribute to my mom, who I lost last month.
Episode 5 - America's Voting Rights
This episode is about the history of America's earliest history, and earliest struggles, with voting rights. Also in this episode, remembering Vice President Walter Mondale, Georgia's Voter Suppression Senate Bill 202, Election Monitoring in new Democracies, and Michelle Obama's Call to Action.
Episode 4 - Inauguration
In this episode, Josh Carter gives an update about the wild ride his family has been on since his son got out of the hospital, before delivering his thoughts on the Inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.
Episode 3 - Jonathan
My son has been diagnosed with a very rare disease. Treating our son's disease has consumed our life for the past 2 years. His treatment is unbelievably expensive. But we have hope, and we have the Affordable Care Act. This is our story.
Keep then coming !
I like Josh’s take ...on just about everything. Funny, thoughtful, relevant.
Such a unique perspective
Great podcast from someone with a unique perspective on American government and the presidency.