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Quote of the Day

“America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.” – Abraham Lincoln


Poem - My Childhood Home I See Again - Abraham Lincoln 


My childhood’s home I see again,
And sadden with the view;

And still, as memory crowds my brain,

There’s pleasure in it too.
O Memory! 601 more words


Who owns Lincoln today? Democrats or Republicans?

On the third floor of the Ford’s Theatre Center for Education and Leadership, you will find an exhibit called “Lincoln and the Presidency.” This consists of two statues–Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Dwight Eisenhower–as well as a series of panels on seven presidents and their connections to the memory of Lincoln. 571 more words


Seeing the Invisible

The image of poverty is constantly transforming; but is it ever accurate? Popular images associated with America’s working poor- obesity and lavish possessions- are counter to the prevailing (frankly 19th century Charles Dickens era) narrative of ‘rags and starvation’. 621 more words