Daily Archives: July 14, 2015

President Obama Speaks at the NAACP Convention

The President will speak at the NAACP Convention today. NAACP ANNUAL CONVENTION: PURSUING LIBERTY IN THE FACE OF INJUSTICE In Philadelphia.

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Video & Transcript | President Obama’s Remarks on Iran Nuclear Deal

Thank you, Secretary of State John Kerry! Today, after two years of negotiations, the United States, together with our international partners, has achieved something that decades of animosity has not — a comprehensive, long-term deal with Iran that will prevent … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | George Michael Week

Father Figure Solo career The beginning of his solo career, during early 1987, was a duet with Aretha Franklin. “I Knew You Were Waiting” was a one-off project that helped Michael achieve an ambition by singing with one of his … Continue reading

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Breaking: Iran Nuclear Deal Has Been Reached

Iran and six major world powers reached a nuclear deal on Tuesday, capping more than a decade of on-off negotiations with an agreement that could potentially transform the Middle East, and which Israel called an “historic surrender”. Under the deal, … Continue reading

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