On this Date in History, July 15, 1979

15 Jul
July 15, 1979 – U.S. President Jimmy Carter gives his famous "malaise" speech.

July 15, 1979 – U.S. President Jimmy Carter gives his famous "malaise" speech.

The threat is nearly invisible in ordinary ways. It is a crisis of confidence. It is a crisis that strikes at the very heart and soul and spirit of our national will. We can see this crisis in the growing doubt about the meaning of our own lives and in the loss of a unity of purpose for our Nation.

Freedom’s Phoenix has the Video of the Speech.

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