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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.


This is an image of a coin used during the Roman Republic era. On it we can see the She-wolf nursing Romulus and Remus.


#positive #sayings #quotes. Ah, well said. 'Some' people need to learn this skill, but it's probably too late for them. There will likely be lots of verbal/political 'wrangling' with 'Captain I'm obviously a sociopathic narcissist'.


PM Helle Thorning-Schmidt of Denmark - the leader in clean, renewable energy - but Denmark is not quite the leader. Denmark's target date for 100% renewable is 2050. Scotland's target is more ambitious: 2025 - They're in a competition, & all of them are beating America with its corrupt politicians & their corrupt lobbies full of corporate dirty money.


Republican Leader: Rules Only Apply When We're Not In Power

The Republican Party stands alone in climate denial


The leaders of the rebellion that were executed. Pictured are (from left to right): P.H Pearse, Thomas Clarke, Thomas MacDonagh, Joseph Plunkett, Edward Daly, William Pearse, Michael O' Hanrahan, John MacBride, Eamonnn Kent, Michael Mallin, Con Colbert, Sean Heuston, Sean MacDermott, James Connolly, Thomas Kent and Roger Casement. Source: Tim Pat Coogan, 1916: The Easter Rising (London, 2001), p. 72.


17 Photos of History's Most Rebellious Women