GEN NELLER, JOHN ALLEN & LINCOLN’S LETTER TO HORACE GREELEY: Mike McNamara

John R. Allen
General USMC (Ret)
Brookings Institute

General R.B. Neller, USMC
Commandant of the Marine Corps

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mac discusses  the news that John Allen, Gen USMC (ret) will join the program on Thursday and that General Robert Neller, the Commandant of the Marine Corps will join us on Monday.

Mac also reads Lincoln’s entire letter to Horace Greeley, written in 1862 in which outlines his personal position on slavery as well as his position as the President of the United States.