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Yesterday | Daily Kos

51 years, dream still loading...

Fifty-one years ago today, about a month before I was born, Martin Luther King Jr. stood in front of the Lincoln Memorial, and told us all about his dream: I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.

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Thursday | The WSU Signpost

'I Have a Dream' anniversary celebrated at Weber State

Martin Luther King Jr. in the famous "March on Washington" protest. Many still feel his words are relevant today.

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Thursday | Glenn Beck

Four years later: A look back at the 8/28 Restoring Honor Rally

Four years ago today, several hundred thousand Americans descended on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. to partake in the 8/28 Restoring Honor Rally.

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Thursday | Journal Gazette

5 things of interest to area readers - Thursday, August 28

If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette.

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Related Topix: Fort Wayne, IN, US National Parks, Dance, LeAnn Rimes, Country

Thursday | Examiner.com

Today in Rock: August 28

On this day in 1963 Martin Luther King delivers his famous "I Have A Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Peter, Paul & Mary, Folk, Pop/Rock, Bob Dylan, The Beatles

Wed Aug 27, 2014

China Daily

King's dream remains an elusive goal

Thursday marks the 51st anniversary of the famous March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom led by civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. His "I Have a Dream" speech made on Aug 28, 1963, in front of the Lincoln Memorial, was a cry for an end to racism in the United States.

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American Reporter

Reporting: Mexico11 are Killed in 20 Hours. So Where's the Media?

In 1940, believing that "God Bless America" was too passive an anthem, the great folk singer Woody Guthrie wrote an answer called " Your Land."

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

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Go to the Lincoln Memorial where King delivered his famed "I have a dream" speech to more than 200,000 people, August 28, 1963.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

NJ.com

Weekend getaways: hidden surprises in our nation's capitol

Like most people, I've visited Washington DC a handful of times. Our nation's capitol always impresses, with its spate of Smithsonian museums , palpable sense of history and iconic monuments.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Sand Trap

Tom Doak is designing a reversible golf course, which isn't as crazy as it sounds

The buzz in course architecture this week has been about Tom Doak's proposed reversible 18-hole course for Forest Dunes Golf Club in Roscommon, Michigan.

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Williamson Daily News Online

Honor Flight pays tribute to veterans

The Huntington branch of an organization founded in April of 2007 to honor veterans is reaching out to World War II veterans with a unique opportunity to fly them to Washington, D.C., to visit the memorials that stand in their honor.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Is a One Direction split on the horizon? Simon Cowell predicts the boys will go solo

In news that will surely break the hearts of millions of girls around the world, a One Direction split could soon be on the cards.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Lincoln Daily News

Struggles continue

The country was gearing up for a war it did not want, poverty was staggering in the United States amidst one of the richest countries in the world and Black citizens were still treated as second-class citizens...especially in the South.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

97.5 FM

PHOTO: One Direction's Harry Styles caught in the rain

Harry Styles got caught in somewhat of a wet t-shirt contest ahem thunder storm, and he was still humble enough to take pictures with fans! The dreamy One Direction star was visiting the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC when a roaring thunderstorm rolled through, drenching Harry in his ULTRA THIN white t-shirt REVEALING his many chest and upper ... (more)

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Daily Mail

Harry Styles dashes through the pouring rain in a drenched white...

Harry Styles dashes through the pouring rain in a drenched white T-shirt... but still stops to pose for photos with his fans Harry Styles dashes through the pouring rain in a drenched white T-shirt... but still stops to pose for photos with his fans On Tuesday the One Direction star got caught in a rainstorm in Washington, D.C. as he visited the ... (more)

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Logan County Herald

Honor Flight cleared for takeoff August 26

Now serving central and southern Illinois, this Flight #28 will have 80 Veterans aboard - 32 from World War II, 43 from the Korean War era, and 5 of the Vietnam War era.

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American Reporter

Reporting: Mexico11 are Killed in 20 Hours. So Where's the Media?

In 1940, believing that "God Bless America" was too passive an anthem, the great folk singer Woody Guthrie wrote an answer called " Your Land."

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Related Topix: Woody Guthrie, Folk, US National Parks, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, George Bush, Dick Cheney

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Bangor Daily News

When Lumber was King at Dennys River

The crew of the Dennysville Lumber company poses in 1910 with young Marie Mahar, who happened along just in time.

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Daily Kos

Connect! Unite! Act! Nashville & Seattle Meet-ups - Ever Visited Any Tourist Attractions Near You?

A daily series, Connect! Unite! Act! seeks to create face-to-face networks in each congressional district.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

American Reporter

Reporting: Mexico11 are Killed in 20 Hours. So Where's the Media?

In 1940, believing that "God Bless America" was too passive an anthem, the great folk singer Woody Guthrie wrote an answer called " Your Land."

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Related Topix: Woody Guthrie, Folk, US National Parks, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, George Bush, Dick Cheney

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