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Trying to ‘do right’

Biography | Grover Cleveland’s efforts to show integrity in stewarding the country’s resources, Part 2
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 5/04/19, 05:39 pm

Editor’s note: Marvin Olasky continues his monthly biographical series on key individuals from late 19th and early 20th century American history. In February and March, we looked at the life of John D. Rockefeller. In April, we presented Part 1 on the life of Grover Cleveland. Here’s the concluding second part.

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A (May) day to remember

China | This year marks the 100th anniversary of a momentous student protest in Beijing.
by June Cheng
Posted 5/03/19, 10:54 am

A century ago, on May 4, 1919, thousands of Chinese students gathered in front of Beijing’s Tiananmen, the “Gate of Heavenly Peace,” to protest Western imperialism. They urged China to strengthen and modernize by embracing “Mr. Science” and “Mr. Democracy.” 

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Torn between two lives

Biography | The public success and private failings of Grover Cleveland, Part 1
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 4/06/19, 11:07 am

Editor’s note: Marvin Olasky continues his monthly biographical series on key individuals from late 19th and early 20th century American history. In February and March, we looked at the life of John D. Rockefeller. This month we present Part 1 on the life of Grover Cleveland.

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