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Gun control supporters ignore gun control origins

By   /  February 6, 2013  /  Tom Knighton  /   Comments

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Tweet President Obama, and a whole lot of other people, want to limit our right to keep and bear arms.  What form that will ultimately take is still to be determined, though Dianne Feinstein’s bill makes it plain that she wants darn near everything.  I find it somewhat amusing that gun control supporters, including President [...]

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Black History Month

By   /  February 5, 2013  /  Jim Wilcox  /   Comments

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Tweet February kicks off Black History Month, when we remember the civil rights movement, and the changes our nation has seen. This month and throughout the year, we celebrate all the notable Americans who have fought and died for equal rights for all people.

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Dear Walgreens,

By   /  March 22, 2011  /  Amanda Denton  /   Comments

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Tweet (again with Walgreens, I know, but really I shop there for pretty much everything besides groceries and it’s right down the street and there really isn’t ever a line and dear god I need a support group) I am writing to discuss your most recent “savings” advertisement. “Celebrate Black History Month and Save!”

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Black Soldiers Transformed the Meaning and Purpose of the Civil War

By   /  February 27, 2011  /  Outlook  /   Comments


Tweet Editor’s note: April 12, 2011 will mark the 150th anniversary of the start of the Civil War. In conjunction with sesquicentennial observances the Association for the Study of African American Life and History designated the February 2011 Black History Month theme as “African Americans in the Civil War.” By Michael L. Thurmond Former Georgia [...]

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