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President George W. Bush leads Distinguished Speaker Series, which expands to Long Beach this year

Orange County Register 24 Jul 2021
Two famous journalists, a distinguished historian, a late-night talk show host and the youngest-ever Nobel Prize laureate will speak in Long Beach over the next nine months ... Diana Nyad, the author, journalist and endurance swimmer, finishes 2021 with a Monday, Nov.
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‘Take No Prisoners’ Part 2

Marietta Daily Journal 23 Jul 2021
Editor’s note. Following is part two of a story series by award-winning print and broadcast journalist, historian and public relations professional Brent Engel of Louisiana ... .
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Responding to Alamo story

Hill Country Community Journal 23 Jul 2021
To the editor.. Your July 14 edition describes the opinions of Schreiner University’s Don Frazier regarding the recently-published book, “Forget the Alamo. The Rise and Fall of an American Myth.”. Frazier pans the book because it was written by journalists rather than historians ... I’m unclear what Frazier considers to be “the Texas story.” ... South ... ....
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Armenian Genocide: Monumental U.S. Acknowledgment After Century-Old Turkish Denial

OWP 23 Jul 2021
Authors and journalists in Turkey that have used the term “genocide” in their publications have been prosecuted for “insulting Turkishness,” as noted by Time Magazine ... Turkish-Armenian journalist Hrant Dink became well known for his efforts to educate Turkish society about the blank pages in their history books during the genocide.
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US Regime Change Echos in the Caribbean

Consortium News 23 Jul 2021
Today, crisis is the hour in the region, writes Vijay Prashad, with an eye on Port-au-Prince and Havana. Préfète Duffaut, Haiti, “Le Générale Canson,” 1950. By Vijay Prashad. Tricontinental. Institute for Social Research ... On St ... A ... Vijay Prashad, an Indian historian, journalist and commentator, is the executive director of Tricontinental ... .
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Column: World War II and America's shark obsession

Gloucester Times 22 Jul 2021
Journalists and scholars often credit “Jaws” as the source of America’s obsession with sharks. Yet as a historian analyzing human and shark entanglements across the centuries, I argue that the temporal depths of “sharkmania” run much deeper ... Journalists consistently described imperiled servicemen who were rescued or dying in “shark-infested waters.”.
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Face of pride and pain: 78-year mystery is solved as woman pictured at Buckingham Palace ...

The Daily Mail 22 Jul 2021
Above right. The couple on their wedding day ... Within days of the post appearing, internet sleuths, historians and journalists had uncovered not only her past, but also her marriage to Barr ... 'I would like to sincerely thank all journalists and Internet users who made the story of a woman from an anonymous photo known to hundreds of thousands of people.
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Critical race theory: the concept dividing the US

BBC News 22 Jul 2021
The concepts, however, have influenced historians, journalists and educators in school districts across the US who say they want to do more to teach the public about the US struggles with discrimination rooted in race ... It received mixed reviews, including sometimes sharp criticism from historians who disputed its accuracy ... Related Topics. .
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Podcast on love, life, and career

Sun Star 21 Jul 2021
... by multi-awarded GMA News pillar and veteran broadcast journalist Howie Severino ... Some of the notable guests previously featured in the said podcast included award-winning broadcast journalists Jessica Soho and Atom Araullo, comic artist Manix Abrera, and historian Ambeth Ocampo.
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Seven months after Capitol riots, we still haven’t confronted what caused them

The Real News Network 20 Jul 2021
... segment for this week’s episode of The Marc Steiner Show, Marc talks with author, journalist, and historian of the American right Rick Perlstein about the historical roots of the Capitol riots and the very dangerous political path we’re still on, even with Trump out of office.
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A Senseless Cathedral of Doom

Consortium News 20 Jul 2021
Vijay Prashad reflects on the geo-political backdrop to last month’s “African Lion 21,” a U.S.-led military exercise on the African continent that involved the armed forces of 21 countries. (Josh Begley). By Vijay Prashad ... U.S ... Vijay Prashad, an Indian historian, journalist and commentator, is the executive director of Tricontinental.
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Disinformation: It's History

Democratic Underground 19 Jul 2021
As a trained historian, I have spent much of the past decade studying earlier communications technologies, such as radio and telegraphy ... in fact, there is a network in the United Kingdom, History & Policy, composed of more than 500 historians who offer their expertise to policy makers and journalists on myriad topics.
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US, Canada practiced ‘indigenous child removal’ to destroy tribes: Native historian

Press TV 19 Jul 2021
Historians and journalists who have researched and documented these systems found out that these boarding schools were regarded as a “prey-ground” for predatory priests and other officials who would terrorize the Native children as they bathed or slept, permanently breaking and damaging their body and soul to fulfill their beastly desires.
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Priscilla Johnson McMillan obituary

The Guardian 19 Jul 2021
Journalist, author and historian who knew both President John F Kennedy and his alleged assassin Lee Harvey Oswald Priscilla Johnson McMillan, who has died aged 92 after a fall, was the only person who could claim to ...
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GMA News and Public Affairs launches original podcast on love, life, and career

Manila Bulletin 19 Jul 2021
... by multi-awarded GMA News pillar and veteran broadcast journalist Howie Severino ... Some of the notable guests previously featured in the said podcast included award-winning broadcast journalists Jessica Soho and Atom Araullo, comic artist Manix Abrera, and historian Ambeth Ocampo.
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