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...raising kids into bigger kids and instead teach them to be capable, responsible and self-reliant adults.During the Civil War it's estimated that as much as 20 percent of soldiers were younger than 18, according to a report by PBS. The Union...
Dr. Charles Albert Bailie

...wonderful people in their travels. Charles was a keen Civil War historian and visited all the major battlegrounds of the Civil War. He and Sally also took the time to indulge their greatest passion which was being grandparents. Charles was lovingly...

...Security Council to prevent international sanctions on Syria.Both Russia and Assad's government have portrayed the civil war in Syria as a struggle against foreign-backed "terrorists," the word Damascus applies to all rebels fighting to...
Obama seeks $500 million to train, equip Syrian rebels

...The package includes $1 billion to help stabilize nations bordering Syria that are struggling with the effects of the civil war. It also formalizes a request for a previously announced $1 billion to strengthen the U.S. military presence in...
News and political stories of the Civil War."The combination of that is...the war. It's also the home of the Civil War Center. The museums said bringing...House of the Confederacy.While the Civil War Sesquicentennial has drawn visitors...

...Wright brothers' first airplane, Amelia Earhart's flight suit, casts of President Abraham Lincoln's face during the Civil War and a Revolutionary War gunboat. Less familiar objects include a former slave's horn, a missionary's gun from...
book review 2013 books in review

...Vansant. This graphic novel (a type of comic book, for those of you not in the know) tells the story of what may be the Civil War's best-studied battle. This may be your young giftee's best-studied gift.
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...said Jens Laerke, a spokesman for the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. The death toll in the civil war officially surpassed 100,000 more than three months ago."It's a disaster, and it continues," Laerke said...

...from the regime over the past year.Syrian government officials have blamed terrorists and Islamic militants for the civil war that has killed more than 120,000 people, according to activists. The U.N. said in July that 100,000 Syrians...
Culture of death (continued)

...that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights." It would be nearly a century later before the Civil War led to the Emancipation Proclamation, which freed the slaves, and another century before civil rights legislation...


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