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3 Iwo Jima flag raisers buried at Arlington National Cemetery

  Battle of Iwo Jima Seventy years have passed since five Marines and a Navy corpsman lifted a flag into the volcanic ash to inspire Americans into one last push to defeat the Japanese and end World War II. And … Continue reading

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March on Washington’s impact depends on the generation

Wednesday is the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The Dream Speech. Martin Luther King Jr. I was too young to understand exactly what was going on in town that day. A few years later, I did know what … Continue reading

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