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The West Michigan Power Structure is more than the DeVos Family

For years now we have been writing about the West Michigan power structure. What we mean by the West Michigan power structure is the individuals and organizations that have the most power in determining political, economic and social realities in the greater Grand Rapids area.  602 more words

Indy News

The Coolest American President I Remember

There is no doubt President Obama was cool, but I still remember John Kennedy. The energy and enthusiasm that began with his election defined the early sixties. 59 more words

Painting

"Join Us! ..Get On Board" Leaflet from Fine Gael Dublin Rathdown Constituency

“Join Us! ..Get On Board” a recruitment Leaflet from Fine Gael Dublin Rathdown Constituency.
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Irish Politics

The Torch Has Been Passed ... And Possibly Caused a Fire

The world watched the peaceful transfer of power on January 20, 1961, as the oldest President to that point, Dwight D. Eisenhower, handed the reins of power to the youngest elected President, John F. 144 more words

History

What can you do for America?

President Kennedy, in his Inaugural Address, said ‘…Ask not what  your country can do for you.  Ask what you can do for your country.’  Wise words. 233 more words

Government

The CIA vs. the presidency: this is not the first time

By Jon Rappoport | Jon Rappoport’s Blog

—In 1947, the president of the United States, Harry Truman, decided: I’m going to create a snake and call it the CIA. 910 more words

Corruption

PHILOSOPHICAL DIFFERENCES

Some time back, I wrote a piece called “Returning to The Days of Silent Cal.” It talked about the 6 years that Republican Calvin Coolidge was president of the United States, from 1922-1928, when the federal government did essentially….nothing. 967 more words