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...forgery. In 1982, President Reagan became the first American chief executive to address a joint session of the British Parliament. In 1999, President Clinton announced new restrictions aimed at making it tougher for teens to sneak into R-rated...

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Alaskan Legislators: Women, men of service

...of this institution for our society. Pope Benedict XVI, when he visited Britain late last year, addressed the British Parliament. Speaking before the "mother of all parliaments," the Holy Father noted that our representative institutions...

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...strait that now bears his name. In 1919, American-born Lady Astor was elected the first female member of the British Parliament. In 1943, President Roosevelt, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and Soviet leader Josef Stalin met in...

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This Day in History

...Warsaw, in what is now Poland. In 1919, American-born Lady Astor was elected the first female member of the British Parliament. In 1943, President Roosevelt, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and Soviet leader Josef Stalin began...

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This Day in History

...warfare. In 1981, imprisoned IRA hunger striker Bobby Sands was declared the winner of a by-election to the British Parliament. In 1998, the Northern Ireland peace talks concluded as negotiators reached a landmark settlement to end 30 years...

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This Day in History

...forces led by Gen. Winfield Scott occupied the city of Vera Cruz after Mexican defenders capitulated. In 1867, the British Parliament passed the North America Act to create the Dominion of Canada. In 1943, World War II meat, butter and cheese...

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This Day in History

...In 1945, the Soviet Union invaded Austria during World War II. In 1979, Airey Neave, a leading member of the British parliament, was killed by a bomb planted by the Irish National Liberation Army. In 1996, the space shuttle Atlantis narrowly...

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Patrick Henry's words instill a love of liberty in future generations

...monarchy - one that had shackled freedom for so long that it was referred to as the "ancient regime." It forced the British Parliament to concede more rights to the King's subjects and significantly strengthened the House of Commons. The great...

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The liberties of one nation under God under attack

...addressing the rights of others in countries throughout the world?In 2010, Pope Benedict XVI addressed members of the British Parliament in West Minister Hall - the very place where St. Thomas More was condemned to death - and stated:"Religion is...

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This Day in History

...strait that now bears his name. In 1919, American-born Lady Astor was elected the first female member of the British Parliament. In 1943, President Franklin Roosevelt, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and Soviet leader Josef Stalin...

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