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The United States presidential election of 1896 was the 28th qu...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
The United States presidential election of 1896 was the 28th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 3, 1896. It was the climax of an intensely heated contest in which Republican candidate William McKinley (a former Governor of Ohio) defeated Democrat William Jennings Bryan (a former Representative from Nebraska) in one of the most dramatic and complex races in American history.
united states presidential election, 1896

To Hell With Politics. It Was the Right Thing to Do.

Esquire.com - 18 Aug 2018
One of the dumber arguments that I've heard proposed in reaction to the 400-odd newspapers from around the country that took part in the #FreePress editorial campaign on Thursday is that it was a bad idea because now the president* has more proof that ...
united states presidential election, 1896

Fight for the burbs

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 12 Aug 2018
The election of 1896 served as a flashpoint. That year, the Democratic nominee, William Jennings Bryan, famously intoned, “the great cities rest upon ...
united states presidential election, 1896

Venezuela, President Nicolas Maduro And The People

teleSUR English - 18 Aug 2018
Then President Carlos Andrés Pérez reversed his campaign promises, adopting U.S.-backed neoliberal policies recommended by the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Soon after his election he began privatizing public services, imposing new taxes, ...
united states presidential election, 1896

Looking Back … 1896

Heritage Magazine for the Intelligent Collector - 07 Aug 2018
An 1896 Morgan dollar minted in San Francisco and graded MS69 PCGS sold for $402,500 at a November 2005 Heritage auction. ...
united states presidential election, 1896

The Republican Party's Disturbing Romance With The Confederacy

The National Memo (blog) - 18 Aug 2018
The significance of Helms' successful Senate campaign that year was obscured by the contemporaneous election of moderate white politicians elsewhere in the region, and especially by the triumph of Jimmy Carter in his 1976 campaign for the White ...
united states presidential election, 1896

The Press Doesn't Cause Wars—Presidents Do

The Atlantic - 05 Aug 2018
Although the press has routinely been blamed for some of the United States's most controversial conflicts, the historical evidence demonstrates that the power to make wartime decisions rests in the Oval Office and on Capitol Hill—not in the newsroom ...
united states presidential election, 1896

Zimbabwe: Zanu-PF leader Mnangagagwa elected president

People's World - 03 Aug 2018
International observers from the U.S. and EU were allowed into the country for the first time in 16 years and were expected to release their reports on the parliamentary and presidential elections shortly. The elections were the first to be held since ...
united states presidential election, 1896

Zimbabwe's Election And The Path Ahead

Modern Ghana (press release) (blog) - 14 Aug 2018
Four of the presidential candidates were women: Joice Mujuru‚ of the People's Rainbow Coalition‚ Thokozani Khuphe‚ of the MDC-T‚ Melbah Dzapasi of #1980 Freedom Movement Zimbabwe and Violet Mariyacha of United Democratic Movement. ...
united states presidential election, 1896

In 2008, America Stopped Believing in the American Dream

New York Magazine - 07 Aug 2018
The worst financial crisis since 1929 notwithstanding, the election of Barack Obama offered genuine hope, not just the branded version on his campaign poster. He would hire smart people to dig us out of the Wall Street greed and criminality that had ...
united states presidential election, 1896

Losing Earth: The Decade We Almost Stopped Climate Change

New York Times - 01 Aug 2018
Among those who called for urgent, immediate and far-reaching climate policy were Senators John Chafee, Robert Stafford and David Durenberger; the E.P.A. administrator, William K. Reilly; and, during his campaign for president, George H.W. Bush ...
united states presidential election, 1896

The Presidential Election That America Lost

New York Times - 05 Jan 2018
The presidential election, the young O'Donnell believed, “could end all that.” Viewers of O'Donnell's show will recognize, in “Playing With Fire,” his faith in the redemptive power of public service — for all its disappointments and foolishness. As a ...
united states presidential election, 1896

Suspect arrested in disappearance of 3 Italians in Mexico

Yahoo News - 30 Jul 2018
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican police and soldiers have arrested a suspect in the disappearance of three Italian men in the western state of Jalisco. The federal prosecutors' office said Monday the suspect and another man were arrested with marijuana, ...
united states presidential election, 1896

The First Modern President

New York Times - 17 Nov 2017
The United States annexed Hawaii and the Philippines, liberated Cuba from Spanish rule, laid the way for the Panama Canal and began to pursue its own form of quasi-benevolent imperialism. In the public imagination, the figure most prominently ...
united states presidential election, 1896

First US female senator statue call for Welsh home town

BBC News - 07 Mar 2018
She went on to become a doctor and helped win women the vote in her home state of Utah when it was founded. In 1896 she became a state senator, narrowly beating her own husband in the election. Her achievements have been recognised in the United ...

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