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House votes to remove Confederate statues from Capitol Hill

The House voted Wednesday to pass legislation to remove statues on Capitol Hill of people who served the Confederacy or who otherwise worked to defend slavery, a time sparked by racial justice protests across the country. The legislation was passed in a vote of 305-113. All the “no” votes came …

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Trump: children are taught at school to ‘hate their own country’

President TrumpDonald John Trump Trump responds to calls to tear down monuments with creation of Trump Statues’ National Garden ‘: Children are taught at school to’ hate their own country ‘Trump accuses those who knock down statues of wanting to’ overthrow the American Revolution ‘ He alleged during a July …

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‘Hamilton’ cast and crew discuss U.S. calculations

the filmed version from original Broadway hit Hamilton It comes at an opportune time, not only because we are trapped in our homes during self-isolation in the midst of a pandemic, but because it gives us an opportunity to review and consider the history of this nation’s founding fathers during …

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