Aretha Franklin performs during "The Gospel Tradition: In Performance at the White House" in the East Room of the White House, April 14, 2015.
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Remembering Important People

One was known as the Queen of Soul. One was a highly respected politician. One was a global leader for peace. In the past month, several important figures have passed away. People around the world … Read more

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What Are Midterm Elections?

Have you heard people talking about an upcoming vote? There is not a presidential election until 2020. So, what is everyone talking about? Midterm elections. Midterm elections are elections that take place while the president … Read more

Prince Harry and Megan Markle
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A Royal Wedding

In a few weeks, thousands of spectators will gather to watch a greatly anticipated event: a royal wedding! On May 19th, Prince Harry of the United Kingdom will wed American actress Meghan Markle. Prince Harry … Read more

Never Again
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School Students Lead March for Our Lives

On February 14th, students of Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida endured a nightmare. A person with a gun entered the school. He began shooting students. Students huddled in their classes. Some hid … Read more

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South Africa Approaches Day Zero

How much water do you use each day? Think about everything you do that involves water. Do you have a number in mind? Can you believe the average American uses from eighty to one hundred … Read more

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Dreamers Face an Uncertain Future

Many people in America are afraid. They are called “Dreamers.” Their parents brought them to this country to follow the American Dream. They came here illegally. Now, the government is ending the policy [an action … Read more