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American History

Harriet Tubman to grace U.S. currency

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 22, 2016 — The last time America’s currency evolved on a large scale, Calvin Coolidge was still president. The first major image change in a long time is about to be made to the $20 bill, where Harriet Tubman will replace former President Andrew Jackson. Ms. Tubman, a favorite American historical ...

Michael Brown and “A Clockwork Orange” America

OCALA, Fla., August 21, 2014 — Over forty years ago, Stanley Kubrick made a film that was so controversial he chose to pull it from release in the United Kingdom. This is not only where the story was set, but the movie itself made. As most have probably deduced, this film is A Clockwork Orange. ...

Women’s History Month: Dolley Madison

FORT WORTH, Texas March 11, 2014 — Author Catherine Allgor states in her book, “A Perfect Union” that several groups had a stake in the brand-new Washington City. The local gentry and official families were permanent residents and worked toward building up the capital. Foreign visitors and observers had the ears of their prospective governments ...