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Gettysburg Address Anniversary

The Leadership Legacy of Kennedy and Lincoln

Seth Moulton | Posted 01.24.2014 | Politics
Seth Moulton

Presidents Lincoln and Kennedy shared more than just being leaders during critical times and the misfortune of lives cut short. They shared a power of will to drive the nation, sometimes single-handedly, toward a destination that few but they realized was attainable.

The Gettysburg Address at 150

James Campion | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics
James Campion

The Gettysburg Address was and is still the wish, the hope, and the vision of America as a concept, Jefferson's dream come alive to evolve and continue to seek what its author once mused are "our better angels".

This Amazing Politician Was Fed Up With Rebellion. He Needed Only 10 Sentences To Make The Nation Feel The Same Way.

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.19.2013 | Politics

With just three paragraphs worth of notes scribbled on parchment paper, one man stood before a crowd 150 years ago on Tuesday and tested the power of ...

Embracing Equality on the 150th Anniversary of Gettysburg Address

Mike Quigley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Chicago
Mike Quigley

It is inevitable -- and at times maddening -- that this change is messy and slow. But change does come, and that is heartening to me. As Lincoln noted at Gettysburg, there is unfinished work ahead of us.

How Kids Brought Gettysburg Address To Illinois

AP | KERRY LESTER | Posted 11.17.2013 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — As Tuesday's 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address nears, octogenarians' memories are one of the only links to a chil...

Happy 150th Gettysburg Address!

2012-07-03-slatelogo.jpg | Posted 11.19.2012 | Arts

By Alyssa Coppelman With Barack Obama’s re-election, the anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, and, not least, [last] Friday’s premiere of Lin...

Steven Spielberg & The Gettysburg Address

AP | Posted 10.02.2012 | Entertainment

GETTYSBURG, Pa. -- Director Steven Spielberg will deliver the keynote address at an observance commemorating the 149th anniversary of President Abraha...