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  1. Fit for a KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Brunswick News

    ... has always been, like President's Day (once two separate holidays for Presidents George Washington and Abraham Lincoln). It's crystal clear though on the issues of turning around challenged inner city communities and race relations, there remains a ...

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  2. Eugene Robinson: With a whites-only immigration approach, Trump rejects American ideals of diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Washington a President Trump's intent could not be more explicit: He wants immigration policies that admit white people and shut the door to black and brown people. That is pure racism - and the Republican Party, which traces its heritage to Abraham Lincoln, must decide whether to go along.

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  3. Some new quotes at the end of the latest MLK dayRead the original story

    Monday Jan 15 | Sentencing Law and Policy

    I was stuck in a car for most of this day for celebratingthe life and legacy of Martin Luther King, and thus I am only now getting a chance late in the day to honor this great man. Many years, I make sure to spend timelistening to the full "I Have A Dream" speech Dr. King delivered in the "symbolic shadow" of Abraham Lincoln in August 1963.

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  4. 'Cannon Father' leaves sons explosive inheritanceRead the original story

    Monday Jan 15 | Fox News

    ... troops carried into the Battle of the Little Bighorn, and the pistol John Wilkes Booth used to assassinate Abraham Lincoln. "My wife told me if I build one more cannon she'd divorce me," he says in the video. He did. She left. It wasn't until Rudy ...

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  5. Steven Spielberg Beat Liam Neeson at the Box OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Film School Rejects

    ... to Metacritic ) and actor Liam Neeson. Since then, the two have gone their separate ways. Neeson nearly starred in Lincoln , but that didn't pan out. Instead, he became an action hero, starring in stuff like the Taken trilogy, The A-Team , and a ...

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  6. Oprah Winfrey's speech at the Golden Globes has led to calls for her to stand for US PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Sunday Herald

    ... is an understatement. Americans love a rags to riches story, particularly when it comes to their presidents (Abraham Lincoln grew up on humble frontier homesteads in Kentucky and Indiana, Harry Truman still worked menial jobs while building his ...

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  7. Republicans, do you want a race-based immigration system, too?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The Washington Post

    President Trump's intent could not be more explicit: He wants immigration policies that admit white people and shut the door to black and brown people. That is pure racism - and the Republican Party, which traces its heritage to the Abraham Lincoln era, must decide whether to go along.

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  8. Box Office Report: Spielberg's 'The Post' Expansion Scoops Other New Releases at Box OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Movies.com

    ... score at Rotten Tomatoes since just 2001: Catch Me If You Can (96%), Minority Report (91%), Bridge of Spies (91%), Lincoln (90%), The Post (88%), Munich (77%), Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (77%), War Horse (76%), The BFG (75%), ...

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  9. Morning Joe uses Reagan's MLK speech to shame Trump and his racist supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The Raw Story

    ... appealing to his base," said Eddie Glaude Jr. "I think instead of appealing to our better angels as Abraham Lincoln had us do, he appeals to our darkest fears. I think it's important we need to remember, Joe, especially on this day, the kind of ...

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  10. Africa:Africa Should Respond to Trump's Racist Rant By Taking the Moral High GroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | AllAfrica.com

    ... our shared global values on diversity, human rights and reciprocal understanding. Kalondo's appeal to what Abraham Lincoln famously called "the better angels of our nature" also recalls how Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama, sought to transform ...

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  11. A potty-mouth history of presidential profanity --- and one cursing White House parrotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Jewish World Review

    ... public that parses a president's every utterance in real time. But if we're really honest, do we think Abraham Lincoln talked about consecrated and hallowed ground all the time? Or that the worst thing Franklin D. Roosevelt said about Adolf Hitler ...

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  12. Freeport performers take their debate to National Archives in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | The Daily Gazette

    ... SaukValley.com, but text rates may apply. FREEPORT (AP) - Two performers from Freeport are set to portray Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas at the National Archives in Washington. The (Freeport) Journal-Standard reports that Lincoln portrayer ...

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  13. Robots as leaders? They may be better than our current politiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | South China Morning Post

    ... was as flawed as he was great, Nelson Mandela was no saint and you don't have to look too deeply into how Abraham Lincoln governed to see how inept he could be. Lee Kuan Yew without doubt was great, but his methods and civil liberties did not always ...

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  14. 2 Freeport performers to appear at National ArchivesRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 14 | Daily Herald

    The Journal-Standard reports that Lincoln portrayer George Buss and Douglas portrayer Tim Connors will give a performance Feb. 22 about the Lincoln-Douglas debates during the 1858 U.S. Senate campaign in Illinois. The performance will be moderated by Harold Holzer, who has chaired the Lincoln Bicentennial Foundation and co-chairs The Lincoln Forum.

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  15. Is Oprah's inexperience the problem? Presidential history suggests otherwiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | Salon.com

    ... Set aside ideology for a moment and simply look at some of the presidents who got the most done. You have Abraham Lincoln, who led America through the Civil War and passed a number of milestone domestic and economic laws, yet had only served four ...

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  16. Still learning from Martin Luther King Jr., 50 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Daily Herald

    ... speak out, seek peace, teach the truth, we all rise to a better tomorrow. And the time is now." "More than Abraham Lincoln, more than John Kennedy, Martin Luther King Jr. had spent years under the continuous threat of violence," James L. Swanson ...

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  17. Book World: Still learning from King, 50 years later - and learning ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... speak out, seek peace, teach the truth, we all rise to a better tomorrow. And the time is now." "More than Abraham Lincoln, more than John Kennedy, Martin Luther King, Jr. had spent years under the continuous threat of violence," James L. Swanson ...

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  18. I Have A - SDream'Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 13 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... a deeper look at the historical oppression of black Americans as well as the Emancipation Proclamation and Abraham Lincoln. "We talked a little bit about freeing slaves and the step in the right direction of having freedom for everyone," In their ...

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  19. Opinion: The Heartbeat of Racism Is DenialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | The New York Times

    ... American racism. Begin with the eight presidents who held slaves while in the Oval Office. Then consider how Abraham Lincoln urged black people to leave the United States. "Even when you cease to be slaves, you are yet far removed from being placed ...

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  20. Welcome to America: Land of Lincoln and King, or "sh**hole nation"?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | Salon.com

    ... to, and strive toward? Is the dream that King captured on that day in 1963, grasping the challenge that Abraham Lincoln flung forward to posterity at Gettysburg 100 years earlier, and the one Thomas Jefferson (shameless hypocrite that he was) set ...

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