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Liberals are better

...Republicans and conservatives want you to believe they are better than Democrats and liberals, but they are not. Abraham Lincoln, who freed black slaves in the United States, was in the Republican Party but really was a liberal. Slave owners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-04-24/liberals-are-better
Races unite for civil rights

...civil rights workers gave their lives trying to help in the struggle. We are blessed to have had such presidents as Abraham Lincoln, John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson to bravely seek our freedoms, and to having had Harriet Tubman, the Rev...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-03-04/races-unite-civil-rights
Pushing back

...whiff of selective investigation or prosecution.A low-profile Hollywood club called the Friends of Abe, named for Abraham Lincoln, is composed of like-minded conservative entertainers. It has sought 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-26/pushing-back
Can we set aside our differences to unite and avoid self-destruction?

...wounds are just as open today as they were the days they were inflicted. We still have the North and the South.Abraham Lincoln said that a nation divided against itself cannot stand. We are a divided nation. If these words of Lincoln mean...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-01-26/can-we-set-aside
'Lego Movie' built to be a better toy film

...leader Lord Business (Will Ferrell), revealing a ragtag of mismatched characters, from Batman (Will Arnett) to Abraham Lincoln (Will Forte). A battle ensues between lock-step uniformity and creative chaos.Saying just how much the movie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-02-10/lego-movie-built-be-b
Museum brings all sides of Abraham Lincoln to life

...SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - In most museums, Abraham Lincoln is discussed in hushed voices...give him a saintly air. The new Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum...studies and keeping the figure of Abraham Lincoln right out in front of American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/18/art_450597.shtml
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Abraham Lincoln not half the statesman Calhoun was

...statesman John C. Calhoun was. Abraham Lincoln was not only a tyrant and war...Lincoln. Here are two quotes that Abraham Lincoln made: "Free them, and make...remove all monuments dedicated to Abraham Lincoln and look at this person as someone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/24/let_366406.shtml
Letters
Abraham Lincoln, not Dixie, caused Civil War

...what most people think, it wasn't Southern secession that caused the start of the war in 1861. It was President Abraham Lincoln's idea of an indelible union that set the wheels of war turning. The new Southern nation had no intentions of a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/30/let_341724.shtml
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Abraham Lincoln defended as a truly great American

...gentleman, so eloquently quoting the words of President Abraham Lincoln, for the world to read anew. I thank him for that...Lincoln's peer, rated him as "the best of us." What Abraham Lincoln did not do was cheat on his wife, drink, smoke...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/11/let_338057.shtml
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Abraham Lincoln - `I never felt more certain'

...WASHINGTON - The president's hand, sore and aching after a four-hour New Year's Day reception, was shaking. Abraham Lincoln struggled to control it, then signed his name, confidently and carefully. "I never, in my life, felt more certain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/01/ent_203420.shtml
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