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Angry with Barack Obama?
I get pretty disappointed, even angry with Obama because he has neither ended the wars nor closed Guantanamo, but then I have to remember how much I hated Lyndon Johnson for his horrible war in Vietnam. Because of the massive public reaction against that war, in 1968 Johnson did not run for a second full term in office.

But now we remember Lyndon Johnson as the president who moved the Civil Rights Act of 1965 through Congress, and signed it.

It’s true that Barack Obama isn’t the most popular president, and that he’s not helping other Democrats. Those are the unfortunate facts. But we can still hope that the legislation Obama and this Congress have passed will help the country over the long term.

—Ralph    |   |

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Oklahoma lawmaker apologizes for
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Ecuador says in talks with IMF
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SpaceX breaks Boeing-Lockheed
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U.S. Congress passes legislation
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Chile court tosses key part of
president's labor reform law

Brazil's Temer to battle fiscal
crisis without tax hikes

Ukraine says Russia detained
sister of jailed pilot Savchenko

Labor agency files complaint against
VW on row with UAW in Tennessee

Ecuador asks IMF for loan
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Facebook revenue smashes expectations
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U.S. says can use sanctions, arms
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Email privacy bill
unanimously passes U.S. House

Two former San Antonio policemen
charged with running sex scheme

Sanders says to lay off hundreds
of campaign workers: NY Times

Republican Cruz names
Fiorina as running mate

Recovering sunken ship El Faro's data
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Maine official approves ballot
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Ex-FBI agent to plead guilty to
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gains video subscribers

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Alabama city makes bathroom
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Kurds, Shi'ites agree to withdraw forces
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Burkina Faso president says criminal
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Trump vows U.S. allies would pay more for
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Ex-House Speaker Hastert gets
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U.S. proposes restoring U.N. Western
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Iran nuclear deal fight
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SpaceX targets 2018
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FBI will not share iPhone unlocking
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Trump vows to improve relations with
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Ending slavery in Thailand needs local
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Spaniards dismayed by prospect of
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Procedure to extradite Ukraine's
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German government gives no
answers for spy chief's exit

Thirteen injured in blast in
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Judge says Hastert's lies to
FBI will factor into sentencing

Jakarta to sink without scandal-mired
construction project, says president

Iraqi army makes modest
advance south of Mosul

At least four civilians killed
at checkpoint in eastern Ukraine

Top court poised to overturn
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Ohio judge sentences Mexican man
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FBI says cannot submit method for
unlocking iPhone for interagency review

White House locked down after items
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Catalonia to stick to independence
road map despite Spanish stalemate

Exiled Tibetans re-elect leader
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U.S. 12th graders' math scores fall,
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Real estate heir Durst gets seven
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Explosion in Turkey's Bursa caused
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Foes begin drive to recall
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Brady Campaign unveils app to scrub
mass killers' names from media sites

Austrian parliament passes
package on tougher asylum rules

Several injured by blast in northwestern
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U.S. justices question ex-Virginia
governor's prosecution

Six arrested, lawmaker sought,
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Obama to visit Flint, Michigan
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Natural gas explosion in Turkey's
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Syrian Kurdish leader sees
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Kazakhstan land protests widen
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Peru shoot-down law turns drug
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NYC mayor presents $82.2 billion
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