today in black history

July 13, 2020

New York City "Draft Riots" took place in 1863, when Irish mobs angry over being drafted killed hundreds of Blacks in a 4 day rampage.

Presidential Press Conference

POSTED: July 23, 2011, 12:00 am

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President Obama quickly convened a press briefing on Friday afternoon July 22 after House Republicans balked at an agreement on the deficit and abandoned negotiations.





Source: The White House

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