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Chad

The crew and passengers of the Thomas Jefferson helped rescue more than 50 US Airways passengers stranded in the icy Hudson River after Thursday's plane crash.   

"They were cheering when we pulled up," said Capt. Vince Lombardi....MORE »

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Chad
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Chad

Thomas Jefferson was sworn into office as third president of the United States on March 4, 1801: ...MORE »

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Annette Gordon-Reed

On the election of the United States' first African-American president

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Barack Obama's...MORE »

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Julian Bond

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...all men are created equal... —Declaration of Independence, 1776

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William Quandt
<blockquote> <em>"A nation, by establishing a character of liberality and magnanimity, gains in the friendship and respect of others more than the worth of mere money." <cite>--Thomas Jefferson, Special Message, January 13, 1806.</cite></em> </blockquote>MORE »
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Peter Nicolaisen
"A nation, by establishing a character of liberality and magnanimity, gains in the friendship and respect of others more than the worth of mere money." --Thomas Jefferson, Special Message, January 13, 1806.
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Anna Berkes

Hot off the press (almost) from another of our former ICJS fellows, Jeff Matsuura, is...MORE »

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Peter Onuf

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Jefferson's letter to Cabell is one of the fullest elaborations of his federal theory (the other is...MORE »

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Jack Rackove

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"man ... feels that he is a participator in the government of affairs, not merely at an election one day in the year, but every day..." --Thomas Jefferson to Joseph Cabell, February 2, 1816

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