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BETWEEN LITTLE ROCK AND A HARD PLACE.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 2/3/86, Vol. 194 Issue 5, p29-33, 5p

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Abstract: Focuses on the book "The Strange career of Jim Crow." Information that the book originated as a series of lectures the author gave at the invitation of the University of Virginia; Comments on the Brown decision that appeared to remove the constitutiona...

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UNEASY HOLIDAY.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 2/3/86, Vol. 194 Issue 5, p22-27, 5p, 1 Cartoon or Caricature

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Abstract: Focuses on the commemoration of the birthday of U.S. black civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. Comparison of the enshrinement legislation on holidays named after national leaders in the country; Controversies surrounding the enactment of the Ma...

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THE SANDINISTA LOBBY.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 1/20/86, Vol. 194 Issue 3, p11-14, 4p

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Abstract: Focuses on the indifference of some human rights groups to the testimony made by Nicaraguan political refugee Jose Baldizon Aviles regarding human rights abuses in the Honduras. Information on murders of peasants and prisoners by Nicaraguan government ...

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MARCH TO NOWHERE.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 9/19/83-9/26/83, Vol. 189 Issue 12/13, p7-12, 6p

Abstract: Discusses the history of the Afro-American civil rights movement. Significance of the 1963 March to Washington in the protest against racial discrimination in the U.S.; Reasons for the outpouring of humanity during the march; Inspiration provided by Ma...

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On the Hill: Borin' Orrin.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 6/28/80, Vol. 182 Issue 26, p9-12, 4p, 1 Black and White Photograph

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Abstract: Focuses on Republican politician Orrin G. Hatch from Utah. Information about the people from whom Hatch draws inspiration; Details of the political career of Hatch; Information about supporters of Hatch; Criticism of Hatch by U.S. Senate Budget Committ...

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THE BIGGEST MYSTERY IN TEHRAN.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 10/7/2013, Vol. 244 Issue 16, p7-9, 3p, 1 Illustration

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Abstract: The article looks at Hassan Rouhani, elected as the president of Iran in August 2013. Topics include the contrast between Rouhani and his predecessor Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, his views on Iran's nuclear program, and whether Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah ...

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The Kennedy Record. (cover story)

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 12/15/62, Vol. 147 Issue 24, p11-16. 6p.

Abstract: Assesses the achievements of the administration of U.S. President John F. Kennedy on civil rights issues as of December 1962. Metrics that must be used in evaluating the performance of the administration; Measures taken to remove racial discrimination...

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Labor's Political Power.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 7/13/59, Vol. 141 Issue 2/3, p11-15, 5p

Abstract: This article presents information regarding increasing internal cleavages in the AFL-CIO. When Walter Reuther proposed a "march of the unemployed on Washington" to the AFL-CIO council meeting in Puerto Rico in the spring of 1959, George Meany appeared ...

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The Week.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 6/28/22, Vol. 31 Issue 395, p117-120, 4p

Abstract: Presents information on political issues around the world with emphasis on political and social issues pertaining to the U.S. Comment on the leadership qualities of U.S. President Warren Harding; Negotiation of the claims of the holders of Mexican bond...

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Alms-Giver: Harry L. Hopkins.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 4/10/35, Vol. 82 Issue 1062, p235-238, 4p

Abstract: Presents information on U.S. Deputy President Harry L. Hopkins. Discussion of the opinion of the Conservatives and Americans regarding the working of Hopkins; Statement that he can give the relief disbursements and number of families on relief in each ...

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