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The Clarion-Ledger
Navy to name ship after gay-rights activist Harvey MilkThe first ship in the class was named for John Lewis, a Georgia Democratic cong
Navy to name ship after gay-rights activist Harvey Milk
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 hours ago
The first ship in the class was named for John Lewis, a Georgia Democratic congressman who was a civil rights organizer alongside Martin Luther King Jr. The Milk would be the second ship in the class. Read or Share this story: http://usat.ly/2al... Read more
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First Coast News
Navy to name ship after gay rights activist Harvey Milkoilers would be named for civil rights leaders. The first ship in the class was
Navy to name ship after gay rights activist Harvey Milk
First Coast News / Posted 4 hours ago
oilers would be named for civil rights leaders. The first ship in the class was named for John Lewis, a Georgia Democratic congressman who was a civil rights organizer alongside Martin Luther King Jr. The Milk would be the second ship in the... Read more
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FOX News
Rev. Samuel Rodriguez: Democrats, you have failed Hispanics, toopresident and the Democrats won majorities in both the House and Senate. For L
Rev. Samuel Rodriguez: Democrats, you have failed Hispanics, too
FOX News / Posted 4 hours ago
president and the Democrats won majorities in both the House and Senate. For Latinos like myself, that was a groundbreaking moment for our community as well. On election night, “Si se puede” (Yes we can), quite literally, rang out from rooftops... Read more
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USA Today
Smart classrooms give tech boost to learningattributes the positive outcomes to personalized learning. In social studies, f
Smart classrooms give tech boost to learning
USA Today / Posted 5 hours ago
attributes the positive outcomes to personalized learning. In social studies, for instance, students studying Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. can click a link and watch a video of his “I Have a Dream” speech while reading about it. Read or... Read more
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Philly.com
Introducing Philly's Maris Curran, director of 'Five Nights in Maine'bit like Diaz, laughed when she was reminded a few days later of Oyelowo's anec
Introducing Philly's Maris Curran, director of 'Five Nights in Maine'
Philly.com / Posted 6 hours ago
bit like Diaz, laughed when she was reminded a few days later of Oyelowo's anecdote. The actor, who starred as the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in DuVernay's Selma, was clearly using some thespianic license. Curran and Oyelowo were not complete... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
US Navy to name ship after gay rights icon Harvey MilkHarvey Milk, a San Francisco politician who was assassinated in 1978, a naval o
US Navy to name ship after gay rights icon Harvey Milk
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
Harvey Milk, a San Francisco politician who was assassinated in 1978, a naval official said on Friday. Nicknamed "the gay Martin Luther King, Jr" for his work to end discrimination against gay people, Milk was killed one year after winning a seat... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Navy to name ship after gay rights activist Harvey Milkoilers would be named for civil rights leaders. The first ship in the class was
Navy to name ship after gay rights activist Harvey Milk
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 13 hours ago
oilers would be named for civil rights leaders. The first ship in the class was named for John Lewis, a Georgia Democratic congressman who was a civil rights organizer alongside Martin Luther King Jr. The Milk would be the second ship in the... Read more
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USA Today
Navy to name ship after gay rights activist Harvey MilkThe first ship in the class was named for John Lewis, a Georgia Democratic cong
Navy to name ship after gay rights activist Harvey Milk
USA Today / Posted 14 hours ago
The first ship in the class was named for John Lewis, a Georgia Democratic congressman who was a civil rights organizer alongside Martin Luther King Jr. The Milk would be the second ship in the class. Read or Share this story: http://usat.ly/2al... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
At Eubanks reunion, family talks civil rights historya day after morning classes, she went with a group to Butler Beach to play card
At Eubanks reunion, family talks civil rights history
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 14 hours ago
a day after morning classes, she went with a group to Butler Beach to play cards. That’s where they met the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and others involved in the movement. It was that conversation that led her to get involved in the... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Adventurers prep for South Bend Urban Adventure game SaturdayMonday, the street re-naming committee spoke before the South Bend Council. The
Adventurers prep for South Bend Urban Adventure game Saturday
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 16 hours ago
Monday, the street re-naming committee spoke before the South Bend Council. They recommended the city extend the name Martin Luther King Jr. Drive through the city's historical district - renaming Chapin St, Prairie Ave and Marion St.... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Police line downtown Dallas for first major protest since 5 officers slainhas promised that tonight's event would be peaceful—telling marchers not to car
Police line downtown Dallas for first major protest since 5 officers slain
Dallas Morning News / Posted 17 hours ago
has promised that tonight's event would be peaceful—telling marchers not to carry weapons and comparing himself to Martin Luther King Jr. But even before the march began, there were signs of tension between the two sides. A few days after... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Downtown Dallas readies for first major police protest since 5 officers slainhas promised that tonight's event will be peaceful—telling marchers not to carr
Downtown Dallas readies for first major police protest since 5 officers slain
Dallas Morning News / Posted 18 hours ago
has promised that tonight's event will be peaceful—telling marchers not to carry weapons and comparing himself to Martin Luther King Jr. And police have promised to respect the protesters' rights to gather, so long as no laws are... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
South Shore Line Increasing Security, Cars for LollapaloozaMonday, the street re-naming committee spoke before the South Bend Council. The
South Shore Line Increasing Security, Cars for Lollapalooza
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 18 hours ago
Monday, the street re-naming committee spoke before the South Bend Council. They recommended the city extend the name Martin Luther King Jr. Drive through the city's historical district - renaming Chapin St, Prairie Ave and Marion St.... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Contents for The Berkeley Daily Planetagreed with our proposal and believed we could get additional signatures. A he
Contents for The Berkeley Daily Planet
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 18 hours ago
agreed with our proposal and believed we could get additional signatures. A hearty group of 10 folks came to the Martin Luther King, Jr. building and expected to have a meeting with those representatives as well as interns from the CORO... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Berkeley city employees deny citizens' right to petition by blocking entry to civic center building. Categoryagreed with our proposal and believed we could get additional signatures. A he
Berkeley city employees deny citizens' right to petition by blocking entry to civic center building. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 18 hours ago
agreed with our proposal and believed we could get additional signatures. A hearty group of 10 folks came to the Martin Luther King, Jr. building and expected to have a meeting with those representatives as well as interns from the CORO... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Berrien County Sheriff asking for $175K to hire two deputies, buy safety equipmentMonday, the street re-naming committee spoke before the South Bend Council. The
Berrien County Sheriff asking for $175K to hire two deputies, buy safety equipment
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 20 hours ago
Monday, the street re-naming committee spoke before the South Bend Council. They recommended the city extend the name Martin Luther King Jr. Drive through the city's historical district - renaming Chapin St, Prairie Ave and Marion St.... Read more
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KERA North Texas
For Venezuela's 'Millionaire' Contestants, Winnings Amount To A Few Bucksher scheme works. She's finally ousted on the 10th question, when she names Atl
For Venezuela's 'Millionaire' Contestants, Winnings Amount To A Few Bucks
KERA North Texas / Posted 21 hours ago
her scheme works. She's finally ousted on the 10th question, when she names Atlanta rather than Memphis as the city where Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated. Even though Seijas made a deep run on the program, the pacemaker will have to wait.... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
For Venezuela's 'Millionaire' Contestants, Winnings Amount To A Few Bucksher scheme works. She's finally ousted on the 10th question, when she names Atl
For Venezuela's 'Millionaire' Contestants, Winnings Amount To A Few Bucks
KPBS San Diego / Posted 21 hours ago
her scheme works. She's finally ousted on the 10th question, when she names Atlanta rather than Memphis as the city where Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated. Even though Seijas made a deep run on the program, the pacemaker will have to wait.... Read more
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Breitbart
Black Lives Matter Protests to Resume in Dallas After Massacre of Policecompared his organization’s efforts to “Bloody Sunday”; a protest march in Selm
Black Lives Matter Protests to Resume in Dallas After Massacre of Police
Breitbart / Posted 22 hours ago
compared his organization’s efforts to “Bloody Sunday”; a protest march in Selma, Alabama led by Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in support of what would later become the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Though both the social justice... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Five busted in large-scale counterfeit credit card ringcards. The day after the trio was booked into jail, a Lee County deputy was fi
Five busted in large-scale counterfeit credit card ring
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 22 hours ago
cards. The day after the trio was booked into jail, a Lee County deputy was filling up his vehicle at a gas station on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard. He was approached by two people asking for directions to the Lee County Jail to bond out... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Is Black Lives Matter blowing it?that leader is assassinated or discredited. The civil rights movement never rec
Is Black Lives Matter blowing it?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 23 hours ago
that leader is assassinated or discredited. The civil rights movement never recovered from the assassination of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1968. Few today can name the organization that Malcolm X headed when he was assassinated by Nation... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Man charged in Troy armed robbery left trail of cash during chaseshort time later Oakland County Sheriff�s deputies and officers from Auburn Hil
Man charged in Troy armed robbery left trail of cash during chase
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
short time later Oakland County Sheriff�s deputies and officers from Auburn Hills spotted the car on University Drive near Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard. The patrol officers tried to stop Benns�s vehicle, but Benns sped up, leading police on a... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Cass County man sentenced in shooting death of his wifeMonday, the street re-naming committee spoke before the South Bend Council. The
Cass County man sentenced in shooting death of his wife
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted yesterday
Monday, the street re-naming committee spoke before the South Bend Council. They recommended the city extend the name Martin Luther King Jr. Drive through the city's historical district - renaming Chapin St, Prairie Ave and Marion St.... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Police release names from North Webster officer-involved shootingMonday, the street re-naming committee spoke before the South Bend Council. The
Police release names from North Webster officer-involved shooting
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted yesterday
Monday, the street re-naming committee spoke before the South Bend Council. They recommended the city extend the name Martin Luther King Jr. Drive through the city's historical district - renaming Chapin St, Prairie Ave and Marion St.... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
WATCH: Train collides with truck in GeorgiaA train has collided with a truck in Warner Robins at the intersection of Marti
WATCH: Train collides with truck in Georgia
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
A train has collided with a truck in Warner Robins at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Hwy. 247. According to police, the truck got stuck on the railroad tracks and was hit by the train. The driver was able to get out of the... Read more
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The Manila Times
US Navy to name ship after gay rights icon Harvey MilkHarvey Milk, a San Francisco politician who was assassinated in 1978, a naval o
US Navy to name ship after gay rights icon Harvey Milk
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
Harvey Milk, a San Francisco politician who was assassinated in 1978, a naval official said Friday. Nicknamed “the gay Martin Luther King, Jr” for his work to end discrimination against gay people, Milk was killed one year after winning a seat... Read more
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KERA North Texas
The Economy And Politics Of 1968: Now Playing In Rerunscandidate George Wallace. Racial discord. In 1968, race relations were severel
The Economy And Politics Of 1968: Now Playing In Reruns
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
candidate George Wallace. Racial discord. In 1968, race relations were severely strained by the April assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. and subsequent riots. In 2016, race relations have been roiled by charges of police brutality, as well... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
The Economy And Politics Of 1968: Now Playing In Rerunscandidate George Wallace. Racial discord. In 1968, race relations were severel
The Economy And Politics Of 1968: Now Playing In Reruns
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
candidate George Wallace. Racial discord. In 1968, race relations were severely strained by the April assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. and subsequent riots. In 2016, race relations have been roiled by charges of police brutality, as well... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Michael Jordan Missed the Mark in 1st Attempt at Social Consciousnessracism gave inspiration to hate practitioners across the nation. Helms was one
Michael Jordan Missed the Mark in 1st Attempt at Social Consciousness
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
racism gave inspiration to hate practitioners across the nation. Helms was one of the loudest voices against recognizing Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday as a national holiday. He staged a 16-day filibuster to keep it from passing into law. Most... Read more
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Philly.com
Berniacs tried to hijack Black Lives Matterera, which makes one wonder why a social-media-oriented movement that eschews t
Berniacs tried to hijack Black Lives Matter
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
era, which makes one wonder why a social-media-oriented movement that eschews the old-fashioned leadership of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would rely on public demonstrations to ignite change. Like the Southern Christian Leadership... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionthe historic nature of his 2008 election — a defining achievement in a civil ri
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
the historic nature of his 2008 election — a defining achievement in a civil rights struggle that the party traces back to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Kennedys. The Obamas are, for first couples, young, and they’re cool — in ways the President... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Margaret P. Armstrong, longtime city educator, diesfor the city's African-American community, and prompted the BSO to stage a free
Margaret P. Armstrong, longtime city educator, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
for the city's African-American community, and prompted the BSO to stage a free performance focusing on the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. "A prime consideration was to increase the knowledge of the symphony throughout the black community,"... Read more
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Arts Journal
The duty of communityMartin Luther King Jr. once said, “All men are caught in an inescapable network
The duty of community
Arts Journal / Posted yesterday
Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “All men are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly affects all indirectly. I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
First Warning Traffic – Midtown Tunnel Closed This Weekendfor the latest closure/detour information. Elizabeth River Tunnels/Martin Luth
First Warning Traffic – Midtown Tunnel Closed This Weekend
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
for the latest closure/detour information. Elizabeth River Tunnels/Martin Luther King, Jr. Freeway: Please check Elizabeth River Tunnels website for the latest closure and detour information... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Focus Friday: The meaning of Black Lives Matterdisrespectful, but it also shows the ignorance of the person saying the phrase.
Focus Friday: The meaning of Black Lives Matter
The Daily Cougar / Posted yesterday
disrespectful, but it also shows the ignorance of the person saying the phrase. Saying all lives matter is like telling Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement that everything is already fair even though a black man or woman can’t... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionthe historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil r
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted yesterday
the historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil rights struggle that the party traces back to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Kennedys. The Obamas are, for first couples, young. The Obamas' credibility within their party... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionthe historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil r
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted yesterday
the historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil rights struggle that the party traces back to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Kennedys. The Obamas are, for first couples, young. The Obamas' credibility within their party... Read more
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WMTW Portland
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionthe historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil r
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
WMTW Portland / Posted yesterday
the historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil rights struggle that the party traces back to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Kennedys. The Obamas are, for first couples, young. The Obamas' credibility within their party... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionthe historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil r
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
WLKY Louisville / Posted yesterday
the historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil rights struggle that the party traces back to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Kennedys. The Obamas are, for first couples, young. The Obamas' credibility within their party... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionthe historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil r
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted yesterday
the historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil rights struggle that the party traces back to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Kennedys. The Obamas are, for first couples, young. The Obamas' credibility within their party... Read more
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The Forward
How Bernie Sanders Flipped the ‘Crotchety Jewish Socialist’ Script on Hillary Clintonthat those words — “Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord” —
How Bernie Sanders Flipped the ‘Crotchety Jewish Socialist’ Script on Hillary Clinton
The Forward / Posted yesterday
that those words — “Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord” — were the last words ever spoken in public by Martin Luther King Jr. They came at the very end of his soaring “Mountaintop” speech in Memphis, Tennessee, on April 3, 1968,... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionthe historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil r
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted yesterday
the historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil rights struggle that the party traces back to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Kennedys. The Obamas are, for first couples, young. The Obamas' credibility within their party... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Oakland police charges man involved in car chase, Berkeley collisionthe suspect — 31-year-old Alonzo Choyce — was driving a 2016 Ford van when he w
Oakland police charges man involved in car chase, Berkeley collision
The Daily Californian / Posted yesterday
the suspect — 31-year-old Alonzo Choyce — was driving a 2016 Ford van when he was stopped by officers at 23rd Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Way in Oakland for a traffic violation, according to California Highway Patrol spokesperson Sean... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionthe historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil r
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
the historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil rights struggle that the party traces back to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Kennedys. The Obamas are, for first couples, young. The Obamas' credibility within their party... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionthe historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil r
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted yesterday
the historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil rights struggle that the party traces back to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Kennedys. The Obamas are, for first couples, young. The Obamas' credibility within their party... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionthe historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil r
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted yesterday
the historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil rights struggle that the party traces back to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Kennedys. The Obamas are, for first couples, young. The Obamas' credibility within their party... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionthe historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil r
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
the historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil rights struggle that the party traces back to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Kennedys. The Obamas are, for first couples, young. The Obamas' credibility within their party... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionthe historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil r
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted yesterday
the historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil rights struggle that the party traces back to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Kennedys. The Obamas are, for first couples, young. The Obamas' credibility within their party... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionthe historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil r
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
ClickOnDetroit / Posted yesterday
the historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil rights struggle that the party traces back to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Kennedys. The Obamas are, for first couples, young. The Obamas' credibility within their party... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
10 takeaways from the Democratic conventionthe historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil r
10 takeaways from the Democratic convention
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted yesterday
the historic nature of his 2008 election -- a defining achievement in a civil rights struggle that the party traces back to Martin Luther King Jr. and the Kennedys. The Obamas are, for first couples, young. The Obamas' credibility within their party... Read more
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