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Jon Meacham Compares Trump's White House To Titanic Steaming Toward An Iceberg
“This is what the founders were worried about in the 1790s.”
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Surging Interest In Black History Gives A Lift To Museums, Tourism
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States are trying to capitalize on the 50th anniversaries of many civil rights milestones.
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Trevor Noah Hints That Trump May Have A Problem With George Washington
Trump "has this insane and innate talent for destroying people's lives when he vouches for them."
Michael Bloomberg Slams 'Epidemic' Of Political Lies As Danger To Democracy
"How did we go from a president who could not tell a lie to politicians who cannot tell the truth?"
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Trump Is Not Testing The Boundaries Of His Power. He's Tearing Them Down.
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In Trump’s admiration of Xi Jinping – and the fawning of his enabling audience – we see again the dangers of this presidency.
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Don't Let Dishonest Don Erase Honest Abe
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Trump isn't just rewriting the history books. He's destroying our presidential myths.
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The Tax Bill Is The Grinchiest Christmas Gift Yet
Former senior writer, BillMoyers.com. President, Writers Guild...
In 1814, First Lady Dolley Madison helped hide the White House’s famous portrait of George Washington from the British when
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The Most Crucial Term Trump Is Telling The CDC Not To Use
According to the Washington Post, the Trump Administration is prohibiting the CDC from using several words or phrases in
Michelle Obama Makes An Amazing Apple Cobbler, And Here's The Recipe
By Lynn Andriani, Oprah.com
The former first lady has a few surprising tricks that make it over-the-top good.
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Trump Follows China's Lead On Press Freedom, Doesn't Take Questions From Reporters
It's a sharp departure from his recent predecessors, who pushed Chinese officials to allow reporters to ask questions of the two countries' leaders.
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Sen. Tim Scott Responds To John Kelly: 'No Compromise To Make' On Civil War
The White House chief of staff said the war was caused by the inability to compromise.
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President Trump’s Iran Deal Message To North Korea: Do Not Trust Washington
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President Donald Trump continues to treat his administration as an international diplomacy wrecking crew. His latest target
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National Archives Releases Trove Of Classified JFK Assassination Documents
But President Trump chose to keep a number of the documents secret for another 180 days.
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Triathlon Deaths Are A Lot More Common Than You'd Think
By Lisa Rapaport, Reuters
The majority of deaths happen during the swim portion of the race.
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Facing History In The Age Of Trump
He’s scary. His supporters are scary. But he comes in a context.
Places Should Be Renamed, Statues Taken Down, North As Well As The South
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Schools are reopening across the country. Are you a social studies or history teacher? Involve your students in a research
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America's Founding Father Would Be Outraged By Trump
You'd know why if you were in the Touro Synagogue in Rhode Island on Sunday.
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