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An under-discussed “what if?” of American political history is what if Thurgood Marshall had been able to hold on for another year and been replaced by a Clinton appointee instead of Clarence Thomas.

Scientific American announced it will be endorsing Joe Biden for president in its October issue, which will mark the first-ever presidential candidate endorsement in the magazine’s 175-year history​

Joe Biden says he won’t release a SCOTUS shortlist ahead of 2020. He adds that his “first choice for the Supreme Court will make history as the first African American woman justice, but I will consult with senators of both parties about that name.”

“The idea that conservative viewing of history, or a history that plays up American exceptionalism and downplays the role of slavery, is not surprising to me," NYT Magazine's @nhannahjones  says in reaction to Pres. Trump criticizing the 1619 Project.

Barbecue is a staple of American culture, but it isn’t just about food. It’s also about honouring the cuisine’s history and preserving its future. Read more:

What Trump Is Missing About American History

Extortion: Trump said Saturday he wants $5 billion from companies creating a new U.S.-based TikTok venture directed toward teaching American children “the real history of our country”

“It will encourage our educators to teach our children about the miracle of American history and make plans to honor the 250th anniversary of our founding.”


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Scientific American has never endorsed a presidential candidate in our 175-year history—until now. The 2020 election is literally a matter of life and death. We urge you to vote for health, science and Joe Biden for President.

The passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a tremendous loss to our country. She was an extraordinary champion of justice and equal rights, and will be remembered as one of the great justices in modern American history.

To watch a President wage a 4-year campaign of deliberate division, trolling, and stoked unrest, and then when that steady injection of national division boils over, to watch him blame the party not in power... is truly one of the great political con jobs in American history.

I promised YOU I would not take a dime of salary as your President. I donate the entire $400,000! It is my honor to give $100,000 to @NatlParkService  to help repair and restore our GREAT National Monuments. So important to our American History! Thank You!!

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Eleven years ago today, near the bottom of the worst recession in generations, I signed the Recovery Act, paving the way for more than a decade of economic growth and the longest streak of job creation in American history.

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LIVE NOW: History is about to be made. Watch as @NASA_Astronauts  #LaunchAmerica  to the @Space_Station  from American soil for the first time in nine years:

It will be said of House Republicans, When they found they lacked the courage to confront the most dangerous and unethical president in American history, They consoled themselves by attacking those who did.

Aretha helped define the American experience. In her voice, we could feel our history, all of it and in every shade—our power and our pain, our darkness and our light, our quest for redemption and our hard-won respect. May the Queen of Soul rest in eternal peace.

Cryin’ Chuck Schumer just said, “The American people want a fair trial in the Senate.” True, but why didn’t Nervous Nancy and Corrupt politician Adam “Shifty” Schiff give us a fair trial in the House. It was the most lopsided & unfair basement hearing in the history of Congress!

The Russia Hoax is the biggest political scandal in American history. Treason!!! Lets see how it ends????