Jimmy Carter is in an Ohio hospital today after suffering an upset stomach, reports CNN. The former president was rushed from the Cleveland airport to a nearby hospital this morning. He's recuperating now. Jimmy Carter (Getty) "While on a flight to Cleveland, former U.S. President Jimmy Carter developed an upset stomach, and, upon arrival, was taken to Metro Health Hospital for observation," said a statement from Carter Center. "He is resting comfortably and is expected to resume his book...Read Full Story
Former President Carter was quoted this past Saturday as saying "I think as far as the adverse impact on the nation around the world, this administration has been the worst in history."Today he apologized and called his remarks careless. But it is clear how former president Carter feels about George W...Read Full Story
NPR's Forum talkshow discussed the pros and cons of using the word "Apartheid" in the title of Carter's new book. Some are outraged, while others appreciate the fact that the title is stirring more media attention to problems in Palestine.
Carter addressed this specific question when speaking at Brandeis college:
"With my use of 'apartheid,' I realize this has caused great concern in the Jewish community. The title makes it clear," Carter said.
"I can certainly see now it would provoke...Read Full Story
Jimmy Carter information. Follow the former president and Nobel Peace Prize winner, who has now released a book criticizing the US relationship with Isreal.