Yet Clinton also knew that Selma could be read as a failure of government, then as now, and so even as he transitioned into what I view as the second section of the speech, he carefully chose the story he wanted to tell, just as all commemorators
Hebron - PNN - Thousands rallied in central Hebron on Sunday to show their support to the Nakba day commemorators
and to deliver a message to Isreal and the international community at large, that the Palestinians will never give up the fight for their homeland.
should instead have been honoring the veterans, past and present, who have saved their collective butts by doing what had to be done time and again.
Both authors begin by carefully establishing the original historical context in which Vercheres and Secord performed their heroic exploits, in order to show how the first sketchy and contradictory eyewitness accounts were embellished and manipulated by a later generation of commemorators
In reward, they saw their depiction of Gilbert gain wide acceptance, although, to be sure, they did not face the same challenges as commemorators
of a complex contemporary figure like Charles Darwin.