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Monday | American Reporter

MomentumNO More Mr. Nice Guy

AT THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION, DENVER, Aug. 28, 2008 -- The Democratic Party celebrated its hard-fought choice of a presidential nominee with world-class music, triumphal speeches and a mile-high fireworks display that mirrored the powerful emotions on display at Invesco Field in Denver as the first African-American in American history ... (more)

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Denver, CO, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Governors, Brian Schweitzer

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Engadget

The 46-year-old sex toy Hitachi won't talk about

It was also the first time humans had photographed the Earth from deep space. It was a year of great innovation and devastation.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Patent / Trademark Law, Law, Gadgets

Mon Aug 25, 2014

American Reporter

MomentumNO More Mr. Nice Guy

AT THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION, DENVER, Aug. 28, 2008 -- The Democratic Party celebrated its hard-fought choice of a presidential nominee with world-class music, triumphal speeches and a mile-high fireworks display that mirrored the powerful emotions on display at Invesco Field in Denver as the first African-American in American history ... (more)

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Denver, CO, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Governors, Brian Schweitzer

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Institute for Southern Studies

'I question America': Remembering Fannie Lou Hamer's challenge to white supremacy

The Institute of Southern Studies has become a vital tool for the distribution of educational information on important issues facing the South.

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Related Topix: Hamer, SC, Entertainment, Television

Wed Aug 20, 2014

American Reporter

MomentumNO More Mr. Nice Guy

AT THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION, DENVER, Aug. 28, 2008 -- The Democratic Party celebrated its hard-fought choice of a presidential nominee with world-class music, triumphal speeches and a mile-high fireworks display that mirrored the powerful emotions on display at Invesco Field in Denver as the first African-American in American history ... (more)

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Denver, CO, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Governors, Brian Schweitzer

The Atlantic

The Whole World Is Watching Ferguson

This past weekend, in a tense press conference, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency and called for a curfew in Ferguson, the St. Louis suburb where protesters have been clashing violently with law-enforcement officials following the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager.

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Related Topix: Jay Nixon, US Governors, Prison, Chicago, IL, Entertainment, Television

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Lucianne.com

Next 25 Articles

The speech that made Barack Obama famous cast him as a post-racial figure offering a vision of America no longer divided along black-and-white lines.

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Related Topix: Next, Entertainment, Television, St Louis County, MO, Meet the Press

The Washington Post

Issue of race is a fraught one for Obama

The speech that made Barack Obama famous cast him as a post-racial figure offering a vision of America no longer divided along black and white lines.

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Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Entertainment, Television, Ferguson, MO

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Washington Times

Philly leaders seek 2016 convention, recall 2000

Days before the TV lights shone on Philadelphia for the 2000 Republican National Convention, news helicopters zoomed in as police raided a puppet warehouse and arrested about 75 activists planning artful demonstrations.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Ed Rendell, US Governors, George Bush

Daily Kos

Ferguson police remind me of Chicago 1968. Only MUCH worse

Why is the response of police in Ferguson, Mo., to protests about the killing of an unarmed black teenager so different? So over the top? There have been police shootings and killings of other unarmed African-American teens and men.

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Related Topix: Chicago, IL, Entertainment, Television, Riot

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Phillymag.com

5 Reasons Philly Is Better Than Brooklyn for the DNC

Today, site selectors for the 2016 Democratic National Convention hit town to take the full measure of Philadelphia and to see how we stack up against other finalists to host the convention.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, New York, New York Government

Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Washington Post

Group caucuses, women and the nomination of Barack Obama

"In the Democratic Party, legitimacy is determined by who you represent, and in the Republican Party by whom you know and who you are."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Entertainment, Television, Gay/Lesbian, Transgender, World News

Mon Aug 11, 2014

American Reporter

MomentumNO More Mr. Nice Guy

AT THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION, DENVER, Aug. 28, 2008 -- The Democratic Party celebrated its hard-fought choice of a presidential nominee with world-class music, triumphal speeches and a mile-high fireworks display that mirrored the powerful emotions on display at Invesco Field in Denver as the first African-American in American history ... (more)

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Denver, CO, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Governors, Brian Schweitzer

Sun Aug 10, 2014

KTVK Phoenix

Philly history may hold Democratic convention edge

One of five cities bidding for the Democratic National Convention, Philadelphia appears to hold an early edge with a track record of hosting the major gathering - not to mention that Hillary Rodham Clinton and Vice President Joe Biden have family ties to the state.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Entertainment, Television, US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Joe Biden

KGUN

Philly history may hold Democratic convention edge

Philadelphia's track record may give it an early edge over four other cities in its bid to hold the 2016 Democratic National Convention.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, Birmingham, AL

Thu Aug 07, 2014

American Reporter

On Native GroundPALIN: from Quayle to Eagleton to Agnew

AT THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION, DENVER, Aug. 28, 2008 -- The Democratic Party celebrated its hard-fought choice of a presidential nominee with world-class music, triumphal speeches and a mile-high fireworks display that mirrored the powerful emotions on display at Invesco Field in Denver as the first African-American in American history ... (more)

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Denver, CO, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Governors, Brian Schweitzer

CBS Local

Philadelphia To Show Some 'Brotherly Love' To DNC Committee

Philadelphia Is One Of Five Cities Vying To Host The 2016 Democratic National Convention August 7, 2014 8:16 PM Top Philadelphia Democrats will be pulling out the stops next week as they try to convince national party officials to hold the 2016 Democratic National Convention right here.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, US News, Philadelphia, PA, Ed Rendell, US Governors

Tue Aug 05, 2014

The News-Gazette

Top of the Morning, Aug. 5, 2014

Former Reagan press secretary James Brady gives Bill Clinton's gun-control record a poignant thumbs up Monday night, Aug. 26, 1996 on stage at the Democratic National Convention at Chicago's United Center.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Champaign, IL

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