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Selma the Film: Clearing Up the Controversies

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Glynn Wilson – MOBILE, Ala. — If you are really any kind of patriotic American — Republican or Democrat, conservative or liberal, libertarian, whatever — you must be willing to acknowledge that what happened in Alabama and Washington in 1965 was a pivotal moment in U.S.…

The Curse of the Vice Presidency: Is Joe Biden is Different?

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Nicholas Sheppard – John Adams once described the vice-presidency as “The most insignificant office that ever the invention of man contrived.” In the 1930s, John Garner went one further, famously describing the office as being “not worth a bucket of warm piss”. Things have hardly gotten…