Have we come to this?

...and/or further support. Democracy that is truly "of the people" - "by the people" - "for the people" (Abraham Lincoln. Gettysburg Address. 1864) is a pretty good idea!Carolyn BrownDouglas
'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter' feeds our social fantasies

"Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter" is what happens when the nightmare of our nation's...The real horror is the fantasy that racism is easy to overcome. "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter" speaks to our desire to imagine the quick eradication...
Evening at Egan lecture to focus on Abraham Lincoln

...Evening at Egan lecture will be "The Southerner: Abraham Lincoln as a White Supremacist Hero" led by David the beginning of the 20th century re-imagined Abraham Lincoln as a lifelong believer in white supremacy and a man...
Lincoln Foundation offers nationwide high school essay contest

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation has offered a project for high students are invited to write an essay of exactly 272 words on Abraham Lincoln, the Gettysburg Address or an issue that inspires their passion...
Today in history for Tuesday, Mar. 10

...Thomas Jefferson was appointed America's minister to France, succeeding Benjamin Franklin.In 1864, President Abraham Lincoln assigned Ulysses S. Grant, who had just received his commission as lieutenant-general, to the command of the...
Photo: Seward on the move the vault in the new State Library, Archives and Museum building. Seward, as Secretary of State for President Abraham Lincoln negotiated to buy Alaska from Russia for a price of $7.2 million in 1867.
My Turn: Gratitude

...Providence." But it didn't become an official Federal holiday until 1863, during the Civil War, when President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national day of "Thanksgiving and Praise to our beneficent Father who dwelleth in the Heavens".U...
Destinations for 2015

...S. museums and historic sites will be hosting exhibits and events to mark 150 years since the assassination of Abraham Lincoln and the end of the Civil War.The new year also marks 70 years since the end of World War II, both the defeat of...
My Turn: Your vote is free speech- think before you cast

...and legislators, we will be practicing President Abraham Lincoln's dream of "government of the people, by the people...studied the writings of our first Republican president, Abraham Lincoln.? George Brown is a Juneau resident.
Slack Tide: There's more to Thanksgiving than football and antacid topping from his wooden teeth? And Abraham Lincoln took a break from preserving the Union, freeing slaves...Okay, Euro Disney. More contentious still, while Abraham Lincoln officially designated the last Thursday of November...


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