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Homestead National Monument of America 2015 Quarter, 3-Coin Set

The 2015 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™ – Homestead National Monument of America features one uncirculated quarter from the United States Mint at Philadelphia, one uncirculated quarter from the United States Mint at Denver and one proof quarter from the United States Mint at San Francisco. This set – featuring coins […]

Why the Getty is giving Cal State Long Beach's 1960s sculpture park a fresh look

In 1965, a university professor at Cal State Long Beach teamed up with an Israeli artist to organize a symposium that paired artists with industry (such as the local Bethlehem Steel works) to create a series of monumental pieces that would reside on the university's...

Why I love Common Core

When the Common Core State Standards were rolled out in Colorado in 2010, it was a challenge. At first, my colleagues and I at Doull Elementary in southwest Denver struggled to understand this monumental change. We read the documents, pored over the appendices and wrestled with the terminology....

College Students Are Informed About Their Lifetime Share In The National Debt – Reactions Are Monumentally Priceless! [Video]

As of the publication of this article, the United States national debt is over $18 trillion dollars and is rising at a tragically monumental pace as shown on the U.S. Debt Clock. It is also recognized the national debt will probably be the factor that hurts most government programs. Show More Summary

NBA Playoff Standings 2015: Updated Team Records, Seedings and More

Teams around the NBA are entering the stretch run of the 2014-15 season. The Atlanta Hawks and Golden State Warriors have all but wrapped up the top seeds, barring a monumental collapse over the final weeks. The battles on the playoff...Show More Summary

Making us wait to listen to Supreme Court arguments

On April 28 the Supreme Court will hear lawyers debate two monumental questions: “Does the 14th Amendment require a state to license a marriage between two people of the same sex?” and “Does the 14th Amendment require a state to recognize a marriage between two people of the...

Log Cabin: We Helped Make Utah Happen

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

"Having visited the Beehive State and Governor Herbert less than two years ago, I know firsthand how hard Log Cabin Republicans of Utah President James Humphreys and his team have been working to achieve this monumental victory. TheShow More Summary

Judge dismisses atheists’ lawsuit against Ten Commandments monument at Oklahoma Capitol

2 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

A U.S. judge dismissed a case on Tuesday filed by an atheist group that was seeking to remove a Ten Commandments monument from Oklahoma State Capitol grounds, saying the plaintiffs failed to show standing to bring the suit. The 6-foot-tall stone monument, paid for with private money and supported...

Federal Judge Dismisses Atheist Group’s Lawsuit

A federal judge has ruled that an atheist group does not have the legal standing needed to file a lawsuit against the existence of a 10-Commandments monument on the grounds of the Oklahoma state capitol. The judge dismissed the lawsuit without prejudice. Click here to read about the lawsuit’s dismissal.

Ten Free Venues to Check Out During SXSW Music

Big Bend National Park, Texas; 6 1/2-hour drive from Austin (via National Geographic)  Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico; 11 1/2-hour drive from Austin (via me) Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, Texas; 1 1/2-hour drive from Austin...Show More Summary

French archaeologists discover a new princely grave from the 5th century BC

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

Since October 2014, a team of Inrap archaeologists has been excavating, under prescription of the State (Drac Champagne-Ardenne), a princely grave dated to the early 5th century BC, in an exceptional monumental funerary complex in Lavau (Aube). Show More Summary

Sectarian Hatred

The deliberate destruction of ancient artefacts from bygone civilisations is another sign of the true fascist nature of the Islamic State (IS). As well as important historical monuments such as this statue of a famous Arab poet, these...Show More Summary

Should The Destruction Of Ancient Monuments Be Considered A War Crime?

The Islamic State's continuing destruction of ancient monuments has sparked a call for changing the legal definition of war crimes. In the past several months, in addition to continuing an ethnic cleansing of the Assyrian populations...Show More Summary

Russia Demands Poland’s Reaction to Vandalism Toward WWII Monuments

Warsaw must prosecute the vandals and prevent similar acts, the Russian Foreign Ministry stated referring to the destruction of WWII monuments in Poland.

Cheers and Jeers: "Good Riddance, February" FRIDAY!

From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… A Monumental Achievement You may have heard that President Obama designated three new four new National Monuments last week that are designated "to protect objects of historic or scientific interest." They...Show More Summary

Ken Ivory: North Dakota Is More Equal Than Other States

In the five minutes it will take you to read this article, the national debt of the United States will increase by about $9.5 million. There are no easy answers to this monumental problem, but there are simple ones. A national debt of $18 trillion and climbing, represents an unprecedented embezzlement of the liberty and opportunity...


After years, no decades, of a diplomatic low profile in the Americas, the United States is staging a comeback that just might bear the elements, and fruits, of serious strategy. Step one: Obama's monumental Cuba pivot. Step two, andShow More Summary


After years, no decades, of a diplomatic low profile in the Americas, the United States is staging a comeback that just might bear the elements, and fruits, of serious strategy. Step one: Obama's monumental Cuba pivot. Step two, andShow More Summary

MOBIA presents first U.S. exhibition of monumental sculptures by Donatello from the Duomo

last monthArts : Artdaily

Monumental sculptures by Donatello?as well as major works by Filippo Brunelleschi, Luca della Robbia, Nanni di Banco, and other artists?are on view for the first time in the United States in an unprecedented exhibition at the Museum of Biblical Art in New York City. Show More Summary

‘Appeal to Heaven’ Movement Claims Arkansas

Yesterday marked a monumental day for two of our own public servants from Georgia. Former State Representative Delvis Dutton (R-Glennville) and State Representative Kevin Cooke (R-Carollton) traveled to Little Rock, Arkansas over the weekend for a ceremonial recognition and reading of a Senate Resolution of their movement, Appeal to Heaven. Show More Summary

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