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Smithsonian Museum of African American Culture Gets $1 Million from Ford

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The Ford Motor Company recently announced a $1 million donation to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and… Read More

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Today, the Supreme Court of the United States issued a much-anticipated decision in the cases of Read More

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