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Project Vote Smart     View
Project Vote Smart is "a national library of factual information on candidates for public office from President of the United States down to state legislature. We cover them in five basic areas: backgrounds, issue positions, voting records, campaign ...

American Experience: RFK     View
Companion website to a Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) documentary about Robert F. Kennedy, "who would almost certainly have been president if his violent death [in 1968, by assassin Sirhan Sirhan] hadn't intervened." It "chronicles ...

The World's Worst Dictators     View
List of the "top 10" political dictators. Includes photos and brief background about leaders such as North Korea's Kim Jong-il, Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe, and Pakistan's Pervez Musharraf. Also includes list of ten "dishonorable mentions ...

Dick Thornburgh Papers     View
Digitized collection of the papers of Dick Thornburgh, who served as U.S. Attorney General (1988-1991) and completed two terms as Governor of Pennsylvania. View the text of his personal papers, images, video and audio clips, and other materials from ...

A Voice of Conscience: The Legacy of Adlai Stevenson     View
Companion to a 2000-2001 exhibit created on the occasion of the centennial of the birth of Adlai E. Stevenson, "remembered for his contributions to public life: governor of Illinois, Democratic presidential candidate, and United Nations ambassad ...

Russian Ex-President Yeltsin Dies     View
Profile and collection of stories about Boris Yeltsin, "who played a key role in the Soviet Union's demise and became Russia's first president," and who died in April 2007. Features an obituary, reactions to Yeltsin's death, photos, video, ...

Who Runs Your World?     View
Website for this British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) series about power: "who has it, who wants it, how it is used and how it is changing across a whole range of human activity." Some of the topics covered include power in Hollywood, ...

Dr. Sun Yat-sen Museum     View
Website for this Hong Kong museum dedicated to Dr. Sun Yat-sen, "a world-renowned revolutionary who devoted his entire life to overthrowing the Qing Dynasty and setting up the Republic of China." Provides descriptions of architectural featu ... Annenberg Political FactCheck     View
"A nonpartisan, nonprofit, 'consumer advocate' for voters that aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics." Site monitors the "factual accuracy of what is said by major U.S. political players in the form of TV ads, debates, ...

Learn Out Loud Politics Podcasts     View
"In these uncertain times, it is more important than ever to keep track of the shifting political landscape in order to learn what's happening, why it's happening, and how it affects you. If network and cable news just aren't enough, then you've come ...



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