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Kate Shelley and the Midnight Express (On My Own History

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Pollution is a problem of increasing concern to the US fishing industry; dumping of raw sewage, industrial wastes, spillage from oil tankers, and blowouts of offshore wells are the main threats to the fishing grounds. Because of the obvious difficulties presented by the fact that government could exclude the media from access to meetings, files, records, and other information, and because of a growing suspicion on the part of the media that not all government restrictions on information had to do with legitimate "national security" issues, a movement to liberalize rules about access to information began in the 1950s and had great success throughout the 1970s.

Dorothea's Eyes: Dorothea Lange Photographs the Truth

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The United States had recoverable coal reserves of 246.6 billion metric tons at the end of 2004, according to BP. The US daily newspapers with the largest circulations as of 2004 were: USA Today (national), 2,220,863; Wall Street Journal (national), 2,106,774; New York Times, 1,121,057; Los Angeles Times (CA), 902,3164; New York Daily News, 715,052; Washington Post (DC), 707,690; New York Post, 686,207; Chicago Tribune (IL), 600,988; Houston Chronicle (TX), 554,783; Dallas Morning News (TX), 519,014; San Francisco Chronicle (CA), 505,022; Chicago Sun-Times (IL), 481,980; Long Island/New York Newsday, 481,816; Boston Globe (MA), 451,471; Arizona Republic, 413,268; Star-Ledger (Newark, NJ), 400,042; Journal-Constitution (Atlanta, GA), 386,015; Star Tribune ( Minneapolis, MN), 381,094; Philadelphia Inquirer (PA), 368,883; and Cleveland Plain Dealer (OH), 354,309.

The Persian Gulf and Iraqi Wars (Chronicle of America's

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WWW-VL: History was established as HNSource ( Kansas History Gateway ) on 6 March 1993. Public confidence in both business and government was strong, the nation enjoyed the largest peacetime trade surplus in its history, and the gross national product grew to a record $482.7 billion by the end of the 1950s. Unionization rates by industry in the United States, 1880-2000 Note: This table shows the unionization rate, the share of workers belonging to unions, in different industries in the United States, 1880-1996.

The Atlas of the 20th Century

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In his bid for reelection in 1992, Bush faced not only Democratic nominee Bill Clinton, Governor of Arkansas, but also third-party candidate Ross Perot, a Dallas billionaire who had made his fortune in the computer industry. After 2000, cell phone usage soared and pay phone usage collapsed, so the regional landline telecom monopolies exited the pay phone business. However, there still are signs here of what soccer once was in the West Hudson area. As the industrial work force grew, tensions increased between labor and management.

The Internment of Japanese Americans During World War II:

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Another test of the First Amendment which has claimed a broader following than the absolutist approach is called the "clear and present danger" test. Although not obvious because of Chart 1’s scale, both trends began in the last half of the Hoover administration. These worksheets are labeled “end-use statistics,” “end-use graph,” and “end-use notes.” When the workbook is first opened, the “end-use statistics” tab is viewed, showing the detailed yearly end-use statistics for the commodity.

John F. Kennedy Library and Museum (Presidential Libraries)

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Idaho, Butte County Records, 1882-1970 — Browsable Images —Land, marriage, and probate records from the county courthouse in Arco. – There are 23,226 Images as of 18 June 2014. Most of these highways have modern and safe state run "Rest Areas" or "Service Plaza" areas. Electricity and automobiles lengthened the day and extended peoples' reach to far away counties and states. Now an endemic zoonosis in the United States, plague is likely to continue causing rare but severe human illness in western states.

The Reagan Way (Great Presidential Decisions)

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Organizing propertyless workers who were laboring for capitalists, organized labor formed one wing of a broader democratic movement struggling for equality and for the rights of commoners (Friedman, 1998). Johnson House (c. 1870) is an NJ State & National Register building named for the New Brunswick craftsperson who first owned it. A judgment must be concurred in by a majority of the justices hearing the case. The United States attempts to mediate in the Venezuela-Great Britain dispute in 1895- As the United States was expading, our power was establishing.

Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and

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Microfilm copies of these records are available at the Family History Library and Family History Centers. Northern New Jersey, southeastern New England and St. In 2000, Amtrak carried 84.1 million passengers. Based on the average daily hotel room rate as of 2012, New York City and Honolulu were the most expensive cities for a hotel stay in the U. Making the world better, one answer at a time. Trust and personal responsibility in all relationships.

Breaking the Sound Barrier: The Story of Chuck Yeager

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Because the country is so big, it is impossible to truly see it all in one trip. S. eugenics movement of the early twentieth century. Families and close friends exchange gifts; Christian religious observances. Rating is available when the video has been rented. Leaders asked the HLWG to work closely with all public and private sector stakeholder groups, and to draw on existing dialogues and mechanisms, as appropriate. Ross, eds., Regionalism and the Pacific Northwest, 1983.

The Remarkable Rough-Riding Life of Theodore Roosevelt and

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Because the states feared a central government, they considered themselves sovereign and did not yield their power to congress. Rather than vehicles for a democratic revolution, the New Deal sought to integrate organized labor into a reformed capitalism that recognized capitalist hierarchy in the workplace, using unions only to promote macroeconomic stabilization by raising wages and consumer spending (Brinkley, 1995). Of those, 53 percent received $100 or less from the employer. Why would a state choose to use a census to classify its population according to race or ethnicity at all?