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Historical events of the last 100 years

The twentieth century is rich with history.  Before it was history, the events of the last 100 years were news of the day.  From the invention of the airplane to the assassination of JFK Jr. history is rich with legend and fact.  We will look into the historical significance of the events that made the news in this century.  Together, let's explore the headlines of the past 100 years

 

The legal system in this country has developed into a fine tuned machine during this century.  It has grown from it's infancy to the backbone of our democracy.  Without the legal system we have in this country, injustice would rule and liberty would falter.  There have been great trials in this century that have shaped the very fabric of our lives.

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