The Fourth of July was not always a cause for celebration for all people living in America.
The Martin Luther King, Jr., memorial is located on the Tidal Basin, creating a visual line of leadership between the Lincoln Memorial and the Jefferson Memorial. The memorial’s location identifies King as a integral leader in American history.
Exiting the stage was on George Washington’s mind in the summer of 1796.
President Obama described the showdown as a “partisan three ring circus.”
After decades of rivalry, Burr and Hamilton would settle once and for all the matter of their reputations and legacies.