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CONFESSIONS OF A LIBERAL

I have been voting on every level since the days of Harry S Truman and have over the years voted for Christians, Jews, atheists, agnostics, women, black and brown candidates et al. 650 more words

On This Day: May 10th

On the 10th of May 1924 J. Edgar Hoover was appointed the 6th Director of the Bureau of Investigation, this was a position he held till 1935 when the organisation changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Hoover was made the 1st Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. 170 more words

History

Former Student Spotlight: Omar El-Halwagi

By Macy Moore

Omar El-Halwagi ’11, Texas A&M’s most recent Truman Scholar, is  pursuing a dual degree at The University of Michigan Law School, where he is working toward becoming an employment discrimination lawyer. 801 more words

Student Voices

-- David Swanson, on what Obama should say in Hiroshima

From David Swanson.org

April 30, 2016

Thank you. Thank you for welcoming me to this hallowed ground, given meaning like the fields of Gettysburg by those who died here, far more than any speech can pretend to add. 1,024 more words

David Swanson: Psst. Slip this onto Obama's teleprompter in Hiroshima

From David Swanson.org

April 30, 2016

Thank you. Thank you for welcoming me to this hallowed ground, given meaning like the fields of Gettysburg by those who died here, far more than any speech can pretend to add. 1,024 more words

Politicians can be humorous too

I have previously discussed witty quotations from Mark Twain and Oscar Wilde. I now turn my attention to politicians from around the world – perhaps not the most likely source of humour. 457 more words

Quotations

Politicians can be humorous too

I have previously discussed witty quotations from Mark Twain and Oscar Wilde. I now turn my attention to politicians from around the world – perhaps not the most likely source of humour. 457 more words

Quotations