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Andrew Jackson: Founder of the Democratic Party (1829 – 1837)
Face to face with voters: Bingham’s Country Politician
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Face to face with voters: Bingham’s Country Politician

(jazzy piano music) – [Steven] We’re in the de Young Museum, part of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. Looking at a painting by George Caleb Bingham, painted in 1849 and it’s called Country Politician. The scene is set

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Understanding the Primaries: Delegates, Democracy, and America’s Nonstop Political Party
Black Republicans: They Exist(ed)
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Black Republicans: They Exist(ed)

– [Azie] What do Maxine Waters, Cory Booker, Kamala Harris, Condoleezza Rice, Ben Carson, Barack Obama, and all of these people have in common? – I mean, they’re Black. – Huh, what? – Black, they’re all Black politicians. – Whether

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Presidential Medal of Freedom 2013 Awards Ceremony
Will the U.S. Presidential Election Be Rigged?
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Will the U.S. Presidential Election Be Rigged?

Good morning Hank it’s Tuesday, today I want to talk about the rigging of U.S. Presidential elections, so travel back with me to the election of 2004, where incumbent republican George W. Bush defeated democrat John Kerry. Across the country,

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The History of U.S. Elections (1964-2016)
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The History of U.S. Elections (1964-2016)

[Bryce] To gain some historical perspective on 2016, let’s look back at the previous 13 presidential elections. In 1964, less than a year after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, the power of the Democratic Party was at its

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Fannie Lou Hamer’s Powerful Testimony | Freedom Summer
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Fannie Lou Hamer’s Powerful Testimony | Freedom Summer

The testimony before the Credentials Committee, the FDP had a line up of very different people. They had Rita Schwerner, the widow of Mickey, who had been killed in Neshoba County. They had Martin Luther King. Everybody knew King. The

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Can Peace be Purchased?
The Progressive Era (Rihanna's "Umbrella" Parody) - @MrBettsClass