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Activists have long sought a real investigation into his work history.
Reagan made the offensive comment about African delegates at the United Nations in a 1971 telephone call.
It won’t be as thorough, and it’s being run by a group of George W. Bush lawyers.
Some of history's most iconic moments are now immortalized in GIFs, courtesy of the National Archives.
September 2, 2015 will mark the 70th Anniversary of the end of WWII, and seventeen outstanding U.S. Veterans, both male and female, have stepped up to help support those who have served and sacrificed by posing for a special calendar.
The Mattachine Society of Washington, D.C., is using the Freedom of Information Act to unearth a "culture of animus" that permeated the U.S. Civil Service Commission -- now known as the Office of Personnel Management -- and demonstrate that anti-equality laws and regulations have long been grounded in hostility, which is not a permissible justification for discrimination.
Who was Robert Wolfe? Wolfe was the irreplaceable chief archivist for captured Nazi documents at their main repository, the National Archives and Record Administration in Washington, D.C. He died just before dawn this December 10, 2014, at the age of 93. With his death, a legacy also dies.
Critics and lawmakers have balked at that notion, though, saying there are plenty of ways for important information in those
As it becomes increasingly clear that Keystone XL's northern leg is not going through, it is time to set our sights on ending all tar sands exploitation.
The Spanish legacy in the US is something nobody seems to have a clue about. Neither Americans, nor Spaniards. Two thirds of the actual territory of the U.S. was once under Spanish rule, and for some reason, that fascinating part of history has never been told.
Sadly, we could never commit to "refraining from making sarcastic remarks." More power to those who could. The National Archives
WASHINGTON -- History buffs may be the next victim of sequestration as cuts begin to hit federal record keepers. CORRECTION
This Chief of Staff to the POTUS is a fascinating role. It's not in the Constitution and didn't even exist until World War II, moderator David Gergen pointed out, yet it wields tremendous power.
Today is not the centennial of the income tax. If you're chomping at the bit to celebrate - and you're determined to ignore the Civil War version of the tax passed in 1862 - then you still have some waiting to do.
The Emancipation Proclamation January 1, 1863 A Transcription By the President of the United States of America: A Proclamation
TOP 5 FOR SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13 5. The North Country At Black Cat North Country front man Andrew Grossmas has a Ted Leo type
Mount Vernon is putting Washington’s annotated copy of the Acts of Congress on display through Feb. 18, 2013. This is a leather
Our Constitution is constantly bandied about, quoted, cited, and interpreted by every pundit from every media outlet and every political persuasion. Don't just take their word for it. What do you actually know about the Constitution? What do your children know about the Constitution?
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