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By Brandon Jones On Sunday, July 22nd, 2018
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‘Shazam’ trailer confirms the ‘Big’ meets Superman plot

It has been teased Big and Superman and the first Shazam! trailer certainly lived up to the billing. The first tease, debuting at SDCC, is for the DC adaptation of a 14-year-old boy named Billy who, when he shouts More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016
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John Qunicy Adams – Amistad Speech February 24, 1841

UPDATE: City honors 175 anniversary of SCOTUS decision: The Amistad case is considered the first civil-rights legal victory in U.S. history. “The captives were always advocating for themselves, not just relying More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, February 24th, 2011
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John Quincy Adams delivers the Amistad speech freeing African Slaves

Among the early Americans opposing slavery, John Quincy Adams was made famous for speech at the Amistad case heard by the Supreme Court. Source: John S. C. Abbott, Lives of the Presidents, A Graphic History of the More...


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