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3 Ways You Can Advocate for History

Caucus for History: Contact your Representative (today, by email!) and ask them to join the Congressional History Caucus. It was founded by Congressmen John Larson (D-CT), Tom Cole (R-OK), Ander Crenshaw (R-FL) and Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) with the help of the National Coalition for History, a group which includes the AASLH. 281 more words


The Deal- In The Beginning

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God and the  Word was God. He was God in the beginning. Through Him all things were made. 41 more words

Political Action

200 union members urge Legislature to fix incentives

OLYMPIA – Nearly 200 current and former aerospace workers came to the Washington state Capitol today to urge legislators to take steps to ensure the nation’s largest corporate tax give-away meets its original intent to… 598 more words

District 751 News

Citizenship, Civic Engagement, and Politics

Last month, I read Danielle Allen’s book Our Declaration (W.W. Norton, 2014) for a discussion with my retirees lunch group. Allen is a political philosopher, and the book is a close reading – sentence by sentence, word by word, punctuation mark by punctuation mark – of the Declaration of Independence, including a history of how the Declaration was written. 677 more words


Wolves and the Endangered Species Act

The Endangered Species Act was written into law in 1973. Since then it has successfully protected 99% of the species that fall into the “endangered” and “threatened” categories of the law. 846 more words


Social Justice Committee News

School Supplies

The Social Justice Committee of the GTA worked in collaboration with the Greece Central School District to significantly reduce student supply costs for many buildings in the district for this current school year.   90 more words