50th anniversary

President and Mrs. John F. Kennedy minutes before he was assassinated as his car passed through Dealey Plaza in Dallas. (credit: Bettmann/Corbis)

JFK Assassination Anniversary: A Younger Generation Reflects

A half-century later, the memory of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination still resonates for those who remember where they were and what they were doing when they heard the unthinkable news. But for those born decades later, it may be difficult to see the president’s death on Nov. 22, 1963 as more than a fact in a history book.

11/22/2013

President Barack Obama says that 50 years after enactment of the Equal Pay Act, the nation still faces gender wage disparities that must be fixed. "This is the 21st century," he declared. "It's time to close that gap." (JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Marks 50 Years Of Equal Pay Act: Women Still Pushing For ‘Fair Share’ In 21st Century

President Barack Obama says that 50 years after enactment of the Equal Pay Act, the nation still faces gender wage disparities that must be fixed. “This is the 21st century,” he declared. “It’s time to close that gap.”

06/10/2013

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