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A Eulogy in Charleston http://trib.al/2AzPqME
President Obama traveled to South Carolina to speak at Clementa Pinckney’s funeral.
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Thanks, Debbie Dills. 
Debbie Dills recalls the moment she identified Dylann Roof, the suspect who has been arrested in connection with the Charleston church shooting
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This Memorial Day, I strongly encourage everyone to watch this documentary. The Civil War changed how we treated our fallen soldiers
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
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I didn't hear about the bombing until I was in college & a classmate mentioned it.
A common reader response to our look back at the shocking 1985 bombing of the MOVE compound in West Philadelphia: "Never heard of it."
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States. Gay and lesbian couples already could marry in 36 states and the District of Columbia. The…
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Before Laverne Cox draped her gorgeous brown legs over a lucky sheet in a nude shoot for Allure, before “feminist” writer Megan Murphy gagged on all that Black girl magic and condemned our…
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A complaint filed Wednesday with the Texas Education Agency says districts have illegally used truancy court to force students with disabilities out of school and that the state has failed to preve...
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Memorial Day:
There's quite a lot that Colin Powell said today during his endorsement of Barack Obama that spoke to me, but in particular his mention of the current attempt on the Republican side of things to equate being Muslim with not being American got my attention. On the attempt to suggest Obama is a ...
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