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The prayer service, which dates back to the first inauguration of President George Washington, went virtual amid the pandemic. [Read More]
Wednesday's post-inauguration prayer service, a tradition dating to George Washington's inauguration, featured faith leaders from various religious traditions. Many were from progressive backgrounds. [Read More]
Synonyms for togetherness made up nearly 1% of his words, beating a record set by George Washington in 1793... [Read More]
Growing up in metro Atlanta, Alvin Townley said his heroes were "George Washington and men in uniform, stuff like that." [Read More]
George Washington could really cut a rug. Abraham Lincoln absolutely could not. While dancing doesn't make or break a presidency, it can be... [Read More]
George Washington used the quote in his letter to the Hebrew Congregation in Newport. But its history is fraught. [Read More]
Rev. Jimmy Junior Huskins entered this life on July 14, 1945, in the city of Cartersville, Georgia. He was the son of George Washington Huskins... [Read More]
Like many Americans, I've been in a funk since last November. Now it's time to shake it off and re-engage. George Washington presided over a... [Read More]
For over 230 years, Americans have witnessed notable inauguration ceremonies for presidents and vice presidents.  From the first Inauguration Ceremony of George Washington in 1789 to... [Read More]
This morning on The Rhode Show popular historian and former White House speechwriter Jonathan Horn discusses George Washington's forgotten last years the personalities, plotting, and... [Read More]
In his inaugural speech, President Joe Biden called for the country to come together. If you read the inaugural addresses of past presidents, you will... [Read More]
Tonight, Presidential historian and founder of George Washington University's History News Network Rick Shenkman, President of the Brooklyn NAACP and host of "Sunday Civics" podcast... [Read More]
When President Donald Trump issued more than 140 acts of clemency in his final hours in the White House, he was exercising a presidential power... [Read More]
Joe Biden for once beat the clock. The 46th president, known for his chronic tardiness, finished reciting his oath of office at 11:48... [Read More]
Nota del editor: Roberto Izurieta es director de Proyectos Latinoamericanos en la Universidad George Washington. Ha trabajado en campañas políticas en varios países de América... [Read More]
Ever since George Washington became the country's first leader 232 years ago, U.S. power had been held by men - but for the first time... [Read More]
The inauguration has evolved a bit from George Washington's day. [Read More]
Shortly before Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States, Rev. Leo O'Donovan, SJ, a longtime friend and mentor of President Biden's, delivered this... [Read More]
L'historien Alain Frèrejean présente 52 grands discours de présidents américains, de George Washington à Donald Trump. Reflets des grands courants de l'histoire américaine, ils éclairent de... [Read More]
Presidential inaugurations date back all the way to the first U.S. President, George Washington, in the late 1700s. [Read More]
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