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President Obama designates historic Alabama civil rights sites

WASHINGTON (RNS) — In one of his last official acts, President Barack Obama has designated Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, Birmingham, and other civil rights landmarks as the Birmingham Civil Rights National Monument. The designation protects the historic A.G. Gaston Motel … Continue reading

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Obama seeks approval for forces against ISIS

WASHINGTON (BP) — Today, President Barack Obama asked Congress to authorize the use of the American military to defeat an Islamic terrorist army that has waged a widespread campaign of carnage in Iraq and Syria. After airstrikes began in August, … Continue reading

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