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JFK And Civil Rights: It's Complicated - NPR

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JFK And Civil Rights: It's Complicated
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President John F. Kennedy's relationship with civil rights was far from simple.
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Civil rights leader addresses current racial issues - The Daily Tar Heel

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Civil rights leader addresses current racial issues
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He helped found SNCC and was instrumental in the founding of numerous other civil rights organizations,” he said.
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Europe's Remarkable Achievement - New York Times (blog)

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Europe's Remarkable Achievement
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My joke slogan for Obama has been, “It's not as bad as the Great Depression!” But Europe can't even claim that.
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Benjamin Franklin creates the Post Office Department - Philly.com (blog)

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Benjamin Franklin creates the Post Office Department
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Benjamin Franklin, newly returned from England, was appointed chairman of a Committee of Investigation to establish a postal system.
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Soviet Union close to launching attack after NATO war game in 1983, classified ... - Fox News

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John F. Kennedy: Dallas recalls its low point - Politico

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John F. Kennedy: Dallas recalls its low point
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As the nation and world mark this year's 50th anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy, special attention once again has fallen on the Texas metropolis.
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HHS Secretary Testifies on HealthCare.gov Enrollment - C-SPAN

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Health & Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testifies on the hill, Wednesday, concerning healthcare.gov's problems since its October 1 rollout.
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14 Historical 'Facts' That Are Completely False - Business Insider

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14 Historical 'Facts' That Are Completely False
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Death sites instead tell us most Viking warriors went bare-headed or wore leather headgear, according to The History Channel.
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Obama, Declining Media, and the End of “Gimme!” Government

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Obama, Declining Media, and the End of Gimme Government, Obama’s approval ratings will dip as Americans find their opportunities diminished by the dimmed promises and dysfunctional policies of a President who epitomizes the hollow follies of “Gimme!

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What would President Truman say about this Congress? - The White House (blog)

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What would President Truman say about this Congress?
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What would President Truman say about this Congress? David Simas. November 19, 2013 06:45 PM EST. Share This Post.
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White House fights bid to kill Pentagon propaganda sites - USA TODAY

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White House fights bid to kill Pentagon propaganda sites USA TODAY The Trans Regional Web Initiative should be spared the budget ax, the White House says, because it is the Pentagon's "only synchronized online influence effort able to challenge the...
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House OKs Bills To Speed Oil, Gas Drilling - NPR

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House OKs Bills To Speed Oil, Gas Drilling
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The House approved two bills Wednesday aimed at speeding up drilling for oil and natural gas on public lands.
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Obama urges skeptical senators to hold off on Iran sanctions during talks - Fox News

Obama urges skeptical senators to hold off on Iran sanctions during talks - Fox News | History Education | Scoop.it
RealClearPolitics Obama urges skeptical senators to hold off on Iran sanctions during talks Fox News President Obama personally appealed to senators on Tuesday to hold off on seeking additional sanctions while negotiations over Iran's nuclear...
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Civil and Human Rights Coalition Urges House to Support Immigration Reform Bill - Civilrights.org

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Civil and Human Rights Coalition Urges House to Support Immigration Reform Bill
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The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights expressed its support last week for H.R.
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What can we learn from the Depression? - The Economist (blog)

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What can we learn from the Depression?
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SINCE the start of what some now call the “Great Recession” in 2007, economists have been unable to avoid comparing it with the Depression of the early 1930s.
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Photos: Presidential Medal Of Freedom Awarded To Sally Ride, Bayard Rustin ... - The New Civil Rights Movement

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Renovated Ben Franklin Museum reopening in Philly - San Francisco Chronicle

Renovated Ben Franklin Museum reopening in Philly
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia museum dedicated to the city's most famous Founding Father is reopening after nearly two years of renovations.
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A touch of Camelot in Kansas: Remembering the night John F. Kennedy came to ... - Kansas City Star

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A touch of Camelot in Kansas: Remembering the night John F. Kennedy came to ...
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That's when John F. Kennedy spent perhaps an hour in Prairie Village.
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President Obama at 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner (C-SPAN)

President Obama at 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner. Watch the complete video here: http://cs.pn/1886TAu.
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The 10 Best Practical Places to Explore Ancient Rome - Huffington Post

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The 10 Best Practical Places to Explore Ancient Rome
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The legacy of the Roman Empire can be found in far more places than you might imagine.
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Economic Logic: Industrial Revolution in Britain: it was thanks to ...

Despite the fact that it happened about 200 years ago, we are still puzzling why the Industrial Revolution happened, why it started in Britain and it happened at that moment. A sample of previous work relevant to this has been ...
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How The Sharing Economy Is Changing The Places We Work - NPR (blog)

How The Sharing Economy Is Changing The Places We Work - NPR (blog) | History Education | Scoop.it

This week, we've been reporting on the sharing economy — a term that describes the couch-surfing, car-sharing and community-garden-growing world where so many people are using their existing talents, space or tools. You'll find the stories on this blog and aggregated at this link, and we would love to hear your questions about the topic. Just email, leave a comment or tweet.


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White House, Republican governors finally find Obamacare agreement - Washington Post (blog)

White House, Republican governors finally find Obamacare agreement - Washington Post (blog) | History Education | Scoop.it
Washington Post (blog) White House, Republican governors finally find Obamacare agreement Washington Post (blog) The first signs of opposition to the White House proposal, meanwhile, have come from the law's most ardent supporters, suggesting an...
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Obama awards Medal of Freedom to Clinton, Oprah, others - USA TODAY

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WASHINGTON — President Obama paid tribute Wednesday to Democratic predecessor Bill Clinton, and both of them honored a presidential icon: John F.
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Obama meets with key regulators about health law fix - CBS News

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Christian Science Monitor Obama meets with key regulators about health law fix CBS News Amid the continued rocky rollout of the new Obamacare marketplaces, President Obama on Wednesday is meeting with state regulators who have a key role to play in...
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