Tag Archives: Former President Jimmy Carter

Tuesday Open Thread | President Jimmy Carter: Trump is an illegitimate president

Former President Jimmy Carter made a remarkable claim during an event at the Carter Center in Leesburg, Virginia, on Friday, describing President Donald Trump as an illegitimate president who wouldn’t have won but for Russian interference on his behalf. “I … Continue reading

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Photos| Let Freedom Ring| MOW50th Anniversary

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Videos|”Let Freedom Ring” Ceremony | 50th Anniversay March on Washington: The 8-28-13 Speeches & Performances

Transcript of President Obama’s speech

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Let Freedom Ring |The 50th Anniversary March on Washington

Reuters – An address by President Barack Obama and nationwide bell-ringing will cap celebrations on Wednesday marking the 50th anniversary of civil rights leader Martin Luther King’s landmark “I have a dream” speech. Obama will speak during the “Let Freedom … Continue reading

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