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This Week in History

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This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for the future.” – Ronald Reagan Week of November 28-December 4, 2016 November 28 1895 – America’s first auto race is organized by the “Chicago Times-Herald” Chicago to Evanston, Illinois, and back. Six cars travel a…

A Lovely Thanksgiving Story

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by Gary Spina (Copyright 2013 by Gary Spina) School kids across America are taught the history of the Pilgrims and the first Thanksgiving: The starving Pilgrims landed in Massachusetts in December of 1620 and were saved from certain death by the kind and resourceful Indians who gave the white settlers food and shelter and taught…

This Week in History

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This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for the future.” – Ronald Reagan Week of November 21-27, 2016 November 21 1871 – Emilio Onra is the first human cannonball. 1922 – Rebecca L Felton (GA) sworn in as first female U.S. Senator. 1925…

This Week in History

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This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for the future.” – Ronald Reagan Week of November 14-20, 2016 November 14 1732 – Louis Timothee is hired in Philadelphia as the first professional librarian in the U.S. 1832 – The first horse-drawn streetcar (designed…

This Week in History

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This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for the future.” – Ronald Reagan Week of November 7-13, 2016 November 7 1786 – The Stoughton Musical Society, the oldest musical organization in the U.S., is founded. 1805 – Lewis and Clark first view the…

Hillary Takes Money from Nations that Back ISIS

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Hillary takes money from the same people who fund ISIS and who where behind 9/11 #PodestaEmails8 pic.twitter.com/2CnZXaQ7RR — Preator Will (@preatorwill) October 16, 2016 Hillary Clinton is making some very historic moves. One of them is to take money from the very people who fund ISIS and abuse women and LGBTs. She has taken hundreds…

This Week in History

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This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for the future.” – Ronald Reagan Week of October 31-November 6, 2016 October 31 1846 – The Donner party, unable to cross the Sierra Nevada pass, constructs a winter camp. Only half of the 90 people…

Hillary Profited as She Helped Create ISIS

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Hillary, as secretary of state, in addition to Barack Obama as president, sold weapons to terrorist nations after they gave her Foundation generous donations. These weapons, provided by Hillary and her State Department, went from Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Libya and created, supplied, and bolstered terrorist groups. It helped create ISIS as did their policy of fleeing from occupied territories without…

This Week in History

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This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for the future.” – Ronald Reagan Week of October 24-30, 2016 October 24 1861 – The first transcontinental telegram is sent, ending the Pony Express. 1901 – Annie Taylor becomes the first person to go over…