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Girls getawaysGirls getawaysOptions for a girls getaway includes day trips to shopping to overnights for biking, touring historic sites
Jimmy Carter celebrates 91st birthday ThursdayJimmy Carter celebrates 91st birthday Thursday Former president Jimmy Carter welcomes his 91st birthday with big plans for the coming year.
S.E. Cupp: Carly’s night was even bigger than you thinkS.E. Cupp: Carly’s night was even bigger than you thinkFiorina defied expectations at GOP debate.
Letters to editor, 9/15Letters to editor, 9/15Letters to editor, 9/15
OP-ED: As Trump and Sanders rise, the two major parties fallOP-ED: As Trump and Sanders rise, the two major parties fallAs Trump, Sanders rise, two major parties fall Does the 2016 presidential campaign seem chaotic? For good or ill,...
Rieder: Philly works to avert pope visit debacleRieder: Philly works to avert pope visit debacleAfter making the upcoming pope visit sounds like an ordeal, Philadelphia tries to turn things around.
Helen Burns Jackson, mother of Jesse Jackson, diesHelen Burns Jackson, mother of Jesse Jackson, diesBurns Jackson watched her son rise to fame as an activist, primarily from her South Carolina home.
Mother of civil rights leader Jesse Jackson diesMother of civil rights leader Jesse Jackson diesHelen Burns Jackson, 92, watched Jackson's ascent from his hometown of Greenville, S.C.
Mother of civil rights leader Jesse Jackson diesMother of civil rights leader Jesse Jackson diesHelen Burns Jackson died Monday
Letters: Readers voice support for Bernie SandersLetters: Readers voice support for Bernie Sanders.
Jesse Jackson created modern DemocratsJesse Jackson created modern DemocratsJesse Jackson is often blamed for pushing the Democratic Party to the left
Today in History for August 28thToday in History for August 28thHighlights of this day in history: Martin Luther King, Jr. gives his 'I Have a Dream' speech; Clashes mar the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago; Black teen Emmett Till abducted and killed in Mississippi; Britain's Prince Charles and Pr
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Democrats honor Beau Biden with resolutionDemocrats honor Beau Biden with resolutionDemocratic leaders nationwide are preparing to honor Beau Biden with a resolution at the summer meeting of the Democratic National Committee in Minneapolis.
Review: ‘Best of Enemies’ jumbled doc on Buckley/VidalReview: ‘Best of Enemies’ jumbled doc on Buckley/VidalIt’s at its best when drawing parallels between the two idealogical opposites.
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History: Emmett Till killed, MLK gives 'Dream' speechHistory: Emmett Till killed, MLK gives 'Dream' speechHistory: Emmett Till killed, MLK delivers 'Dream' speech, Fannie Lou Hamer speaks out at Democratic convention
Today In History: Aug. 26Today In History: Aug. 26Highlights from Aug. 26 in history
Opinion: Cincy’s early black-rights championOpinion: Cincy’s early black-rights championTalk about a change of heart. South Carolinian William H. Brisbane freed his slaves, moved to Cincinnati and fought against slavery the rest of his life.
Henry bio offers honest view of civil rights pioneerHenry bio offers honest view of civil rights pioneerMinion K.C. Morrison’s book represents major contribution to civil rights historiography.
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SPLC honors life of social activist Julian BondSPLC honors life of social activist Julian BondSouthern Poverty Law Center holds a memorial for civil rights leader Julian Bond.
Clarence Page: Julian Bond kept wit, despite tragedies of raceClarence Page: Julian Bond kept wit, despite tragedies of raceHumor helped get him to through the many dark times and serious crises
Salter: Aaron Henry bio gives clear picture of activistSalter: Aaron Henry bio gives clear picture of activistSalter: New Henry biography offers honest view of complex civil rights pioneer.
Julian Bond had lasting tie to Rochester schoolJulian Bond had lasting tie to Rochester schoolSchool 3 named its library after the former NAACP chairman, and he visited several times.
Remembering civil rights champion Julian BondRemembering civil rights champion Julian BondHe was a spellbinder and a firebrand, never reluctant to say exactly what he thought
Jonesboro attorney Bobby Culpepper diesJonesboro attorney Bobby Culpepper diesAttorney died Saturday
SPLC reacts to death of founder Julian BondSPLC reacts to death of founder Julian BondLocal Southern Poverty Law Center reacts to civil rights activist’s death
Former NAACP leader who visited Richmond dies at 75Former NAACP leader who visited Richmond dies at 75Julian Bond spoke at Indiana University East in 2005.