President Barack Obama spoke broadly of his economic agenda at Knox College on Wednesday.
“You know, when Trayvon Martin was first shot, I said that this could have been my son. Another way of saying that is Trayvon Martin could have been me, 35 years ago.”
Eliot Spitzer, former New York Governor, talks with Mark Halperin about the sex scandal that drove him to resign from office
“On July 4th, 1776, a small band of patriots declared that we were a people created equal…”
In his first trip to Africa since reelection, President Obama visits Senegal, South Africa and Tanzania to promote democracy and the continent as a growing market for U.S. businesses.
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Here is a two-minute bio of Frederick Douglass, the Capitol’s newest statue representative
As security experts, law enforcement officials and the public at-large ponders where NSA surveillance leaker James Snowden will end up next, TIME reviews the fates of 10 other whistle-blowers
Before Donilon was a foreign policy master, he was a political whiz kid. This vignette captures Donilon as Walter Mondale’s top delegate-hunter during the 1984 campaign.
Volunteers from Team Rubicon came from all over the country to spend their Memorial Day weekend helping residents of Moore, Okla., put their lives back together. Armed with chain saws, power tools, wheelbarrows, tarps and wood …
TIME’s Jay Newton-Small reports from Oklahoma on the tornado tragedy.
To commemorate Harvey Milk Day, TIME republishes a snippet of its coverage on the remembrance of his death. The article “Another Day of Death” was originally published in the December 11, 1978 issue.
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