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Nov 19

The first Republican President’s speech: the Gettysburg Address

On this day, President Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg address to a deeply divided country.  It wasn’t a long speech – 278 words, total – but it continues to be one of the most enduring. Not once does the President use “I” or a teleprompter.  He doesn’t come to divide the country based on the …

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