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Trump’s Gettysburg Address

Imagine it is Thursday, November 19, 1863. A terrible, bloody battle has been fought during a brutal civil war. Now the leader of our country has come to address the gathering on the former battlefield where many of the fallen combatants are now buried. 629 more words

Inauguration Day: Change Is Finally Here

“Because I am ready to start my work for the nation.”

This was how President Duterte ended his inaugural speech last June 30, 2016 as he officially started his duties as the 16th President of the Republic. 983 more words

Inauguration Report

Seventy-three years ago this week Herbert Hoover was inaugurated as the 31st President of the United States on March 4, 1929. The basic facts are well known: it was a rainy day; the major topics of Hoover’s inaugural address were foreign policy and the enforcement of Prohibition; Chief Justice (and former-President)William Howard Taft muffed the oath of office. 441 more words

March 4, 1929

Mon., 4   Grey day. Snow soft—none in the road. George Darling splitting the wood. Now when it dries it can be thrown into the shed. It is n’t (sic) very dry to-night. 74 more words