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"Segregation in Schools is Outlawed," The Russell Daily News, May 17, 1954
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StoryCorps comes to Topeka, Kansas

The Kansas Humanities Council helps bring StoryCorps to Topeka in honor of the 60th anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education ruling. 

Posted: April 10, 2014
World premiere of Ken Burns's THE ADDRESS
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Vermont Humanities Council announces the world premiere of Ken Burns's "The Address"

Ken Burns's The Address will have its world premiere April 2nd at the Latchis Theatre in Brattleboro, Vermont. This special event will support the Vermont Humanities Council, the Greenwood School, and Latchis Theatre.

Posted: February 25, 2014
Frederick Douglass mural, Washington, DC
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Celebrating Black History Month with State Humanities Councils

Explore some of the events and programs the state humanities councils offer this February for Black History Month.

Posted: January 31, 2014
"We the People" US Constitution section
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Toward a More Perfect Union in Minnesota

Minnesotans are encouraged to join a “community of communities” to talk about the Constitution.

Posted: January 22, 2014
Mobile fundraising at the Maryland Humanities Council
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Maryland Humanities Council adds mobile fundraising to its development toolkit

Aaron Heinsman, Director of Development at the Maryland Humanities Council, reports that 10% of their text-to-give donors have made multiple mobile gifts. "Even more exciting, 10% of our text-to-give donors have transitioned to become donors with larger gifts through online or direct mail."

Posted: January 14, 2014
dancer & keyboard
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Federal/State Partnership's 2013 Holiday Greeting

FEDERAL/STATE PARTNERSHIP wishes you creative & visionary holidays—and an exciting & imaginative humanities-filled new year.

Edie, Kathleen, Meg & Shirley

Posted: December 17, 2013
PRIME TIME Teachers workshop
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PRIME TIME for teachers

The Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities expands PRIME TIME program to teachers.

Posted: December 2, 2013
E Pluribus Paralysis: Can We Make Our Democracy Work?
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Moving beyond political paralysis with Mass Humanities

For their 10th annual symposium, Mass Humanities starts a dialogue on political paralysis with E Pluribus Paralysis: Can We Make Our Democracy Work?

Posted: October 25, 2013
Cacy & Kiara and the Curse of the Ki`i
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Crossing Cultures: the Art of Manga in Hawai'i

This fall, the Hawai’i Council for the Humanities supported exhibition Crossing Cultures: the Art of Manga in Hawai’i explores Hawaiian manga and its cross-cultural influences.

Posted: September 12, 2013
Lincoln Memorial Statue by Daniel Chester French, Washington, DC
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Let Freedom Ring "from the Prodigious Hilltops of New Hampshire"

On August 28, 1963 at 3 p.m. Dr. Martin Luther King first uttered one of the most powerful and memorable phrases in American history, "I have a dream."

Posted: August 27, 2013