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2014/04/20 04:42
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Abe's judgment on the importance of the "school room" must be our judgment as well, for the classroom is where learning takes place, where dreams are born, where futures are written, and where a...
2014/04/20 04:42
2014/04/20 04:42
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2014/04/18 13:17
2014/04/18 13:17
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Kevin Kallaugher's cartoon on LBJ's legacy is so far off the mark that it fails to be remotely humorous ("Dogged opposition," April 13). He uses two presidents, each tainted by their racism and...
2014/04/18 12:09
2014/04/18 12:09
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Lyndon Johnson visits Dwight Eisenhower as he recuperates after a 1968 heart attack. (Associated Press) Today, everybody likes Ike. Liberals see Dwight Eisenhower’s foreign policy as a model of...
2014/04/18 11:22
2014/04/18 11:22
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WASHINGTON — The 50th anniversary of passage of the Civil Rights Act is also the 50th anniversary of the presumptive Republican nominee for president, Barry Goldwater, voting against the Civil Rights...
2014/04/17 11:22
2014/04/17 11:22
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SAN ANGELO, Texas — So, is this Ted Cruz, honing his Republican presidential campaign in New Hampshire by issuing this warning in continuing to bash Obamacare? “(B)ehind it will come other federal...
2014/04/17 00:36
2014/04/17 00:36
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UC Santa Barbara’s History Department is hosting a discussion of the Affordable Care Act this Friday from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the Student Resource Building. President Bill...
2014/04/16 12:09
2014/04/16 12:09
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Daniel Patrick Moynihan as a senator in 1977 (Library of Congress) For months, Republicans have been saying that the Democrats' so-called "War on Poverty” is a failure, and that it is time for...
2014/04/16 03:18
2014/04/16 03:18
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Bush Says Education Achievement Gap is ‘Scandalous’ AUSTIN — APRIL 10: Former president Bush speaks at the Civil Rights Summit at the Presidential LBJ Library. (Photo by David Hume Kennerly) By...
2014/04/15 03:14
2014/04/15 03:14
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This article is not designed to be an attack on prosperity. It is not saying stand with your arm raised and swear to get out of a successful business or to promise never to make a profit. It is,...
2014/04/14 12:05
2014/04/14 12:05
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Democrats need to show more political spine when it comes to the issue of taxes. This week, income taxes are on everybody's mind with Tuesday's filing deadline in view. Republicans have no interest...
2014/04/13 14:19
2014/04/13 14:19
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It took Fred Wilson 10 years to become what he calls a “half-way decent” venture capitalist. It took him 20 to become a startup legend. Lately, rumors have swirled that the Zynga, Tumblr and Twitter...
2014/04/13 08:05
2014/04/13 08:05
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DETROIT — Robert Griffin, now 90, who rose to be second in the Republican U.S. Senate leadership, was defeated in 1978. Since then, only one Michigan Republican, Spencer Abraham in 1994, has been...
2014/04/12 20:19
2014/04/12 20:19
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Seeking to capture the essence of Johnson and his presidency, Obama revealed something about his own. Johnson was a larger-than-life figure when he was president. In memory, he has sometimes become...
2014/04/12 03:19
2014/04/12 03:19
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... number of people who voluntarily don’t vote dwarfs” the potential effect of any “laws that are put in place to diminish the voting rolls” might do, Obama told a cheering, fired-up crowd of 1,600...
2014/04/12 00:19
2014/04/12 00:19
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Come the moment, come the man. How much credit and how much blame do we attach to this monumental figure in 20th-century history? In both his, and our, triumphs and tragedies, how do we apportion...
2014/04/11 23:13
2014/04/11 23:13
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AUSTIN, Texas — President Obama lauded Lyndon B. Johnson on Thursday and offered lofty reflections on the importance of taking political risks to advance causes like the 1964 Civil Rights Act, but...
2014/04/11 22:19
2014/04/11 22:19
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President Barack Obama speaks at the National Action Network's 16th Annual Convention in New York. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque NEW YORK - President Barack Obama continued to denounce voter apathy in a...
2014/04/11 18:19
2014/04/11 18:19
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Obama Says Civil Rights Movement Opened Door for His Election President Barack Obama at the Civil Rights Summit (Photo by David Hume Kennerly/LBJ Foundation) By George E. Curry NNPA...
2014/04/11 18:19
2014/04/11 18:19
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Bill Clinton Says Voter ID Laws Undermine Civil Rights Progress Former President Bill Clinton (Photo by Jack Plunkett/LBJ Foundation) By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief AUSTIN, TEXAS (NNPA) –...
2014/04/11 16:17
2014/04/11 16:17
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Conservatives in Congress are the prime suspects in Washington's dysfunction. Veteran congressional watchdogs Norman Ornstein and Thomas Mann called the previous session the "worst Congress ever," and...
2014/04/20 04:42
2014/04/20 04:42
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