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Mourning Hymn of the Republic

In the beauty of the lilies Christ was born across the sea, With a glory in His bosom that transfigures you and me, As He died to make men holy, let us die to make men free, While God is marching on…. – Fifth stanza, Battle Hymn of the Republic, Julia Ward Howe, November 1861 […]

Twenty-to-One

http://pewresearch.org/pubs/2069/housing-bubble-subprime-mortgages-hispanics-blacks-household-wealth-disparity This summer, the Pew Center published some research on the impact of the Great Recession on American household wealth, with a focus on disparities between ethnic groups. “Twenty-to-One” is the ratio of the median income of white households versus black households. The disparity with hispanic households is almost as great: eighteen-to-one. The Great Recession has […]

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John Adams

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