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Frederick Douglass, a former slave and eminent human rights leader in the abolition movement, was the first black citizen to hold a high U.S. government rank. He became one of the most famous intellectuals of his time, advising presidents and lecturing to thousands.

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Donald Trump is technology's befuddled (but dangerous) grandfather

Trump said: “I think that computers have complicated lives very greatly. The whole age of computer has made it where nobody knows exactly what’s going on.” It’s not the first time the president-elect has been stumped by the digital world, like a technophobe who unwrapped a computer-operated nuclear arsenal on Christmas morning.

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How Bush's grandfather helped Hitler's rise to power

The first BUSH ~ Evidence points to Grandfather Bush as the one who unearthed, stole, and took away the greatest Native American Geronimo's skull to the Skull & Bones Secret Society at Yale University.

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Today in Black History, 11/14/2013 - Condoleezza Rice was the first African American woman to become the Secretary of State in 2005. For more info, check out today's notes!

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It's discobama! The VERY groovy 1970s moments that America's future President and First Lady were both hoping time had forgotten

Cool: Newly released images of the future President and First Lady taken from school yearbooks have been released. Barack Obama is pictured at Punahou School, Honolulu in 1979

Home sweet home! Obama returns to White House for four more years as battered Republicans begin scramble for new leader

US Presidential Election results 2012: Obama getting back to work after election victory | Mail Online

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Has Melania Trump been taking tips from Britain's most stylish women?

Melania Trump took to the stage to deliver remarks on the first day of the 2016 Republican wearing a white dress by Roksanda. A Star is Born.

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Mary Church Terrell, (1863 – 1954), daughter of former slaves, was one of the first black women to earn a college degree. She became an activist who led several important associations, including the National Association of Colored Women, and worked for civil rights and suffrage. Active in the Republican Party, she was president of the Women's Republican League during W. G. Harding's 1920 presidential campaign and the first election in which all American women were given the right to vote.

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At first I was like, amen. And then I was like wait that means Obama isn't real and I got real cornfused

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