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Richard Milhouse Nixon: The 37th Retrospective

Richard Nixon had a tightrope to walk while campaigning for the presidency in 1968. He wanted to keep the Vietnam War going as to not give a diplomatic victory to Democrats, making him the architect of his own “October Surprise,” but he also had to placate a war weary nation....

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Clarence Thomas And The National Black History Museum

Uncle Clarence Thomas was the son of a poor, Gullah-speaking family on the Georgia coast. He was not fluent in English until his adulthood, but nonetheless found his way into college and then Yale law school. He subsequently worked in the Reagan Administration and eventually was elevated to the Supreme Court. This...

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Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ): The 36th Retrospective

“Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) After JFK’S assassination, the nation was left in a state of shock and despair. LBJ was sworn into office...

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John Fitzgerald Kennedy (JFK): 35th Retrospective

  “Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) John F. Kennedy was the youngest man ever elected president. He said he represented America’s youth. This new...

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General Dwight David Eisenhower: 34th Retrospective

“Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) Eisenhower was one American who appealed to everyone. He was a god-like figure all over the world, but he...

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Proven Plagiarism Is What The Trump Campaign Had To Admit

Plagiarism can be defined as the copying of the language, structure, ideas or thoughts of another and representing the same as one’s own original work. Examples may include, but are not limited to, submission of a purchased research paper as one’s own work, paraphrasing and/or quoting material in a paper...

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Harry S. Truman: 33rd Retrospective

“Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) Harry Truman was not a national or worldly figure. Many people were appalled that an ignoramus from Missouri, an...