African-American Civil Rights MovementAfrican-American Civil Rights Movement
South. By 1966, the emergence of the Black Power Movement, which lasted roughly from 1966 to 1975, enlarged the aims of the Civil Rights Movement to include racial dignity, economic and political self-sufficiency
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John steinbeck: introductionJohn steinbeck: introduction
Latin phrase ad astra per alia porci—to the stars on the wings of a pig. The character, which he named "Pigasus," was meant as a reminder that man should always strive for higher ground, no matter how lowly his skills may seem
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By david stokesBy david stokes
President Obama stated, The Presidential Medal of Freedom goes to men and women who have dedicated their lives with extraordinary blessed talents, but what sets them apart is their gift for sharing their talent with the world
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McCarthy and McCarthyismMcCarthy and McCarthyism
In the years after World War II ended, events at home and abroad seemed to many Americans to prove that the “Red menace” was real. In August 1949, for instance, the Soviet Union exploded its first atomic bomb
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Princeton awards six honorary degreesPrinceton awards six honorary degrees
Princeton, N. J. Princeton University awarded honorary degrees during Commencement exercises Tuesday, May 31, to six distinguished individuals for their contributions to athletics, human rights, clinical research, education, the humanities
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Freedoms: The First AmendmentFreedoms: The First Amendment
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press
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