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Earth Day

Earth Day is celebrated around the world each year on April 22. It is a day to educate people about the environment and its problems. It is also a day to celebrate people’s efforts to protect the environment. Earth Day … Continue reading

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National Women’s History Month

This photograph shows women marching for their right to vote in New York City in 1912. Gaining the right to vote was an important milestone for the women’s rights movement in the United States. In 1975, the United Nations (UN) … Continue reading

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Presidents’ Day

The Mount Rushmore National Memorial in South Dakota features the faces of Presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln carved into the side of a mountain. Presidents’ Day is a national holiday that honors President George Washington … Continue reading

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Black History Month

The Civil Rights movement is an important part of African American history. This photo shows Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., leading a civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, in March 1965. Since 1976, February has been celebrated as … Continue reading

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New Year’s Day

New Year’s Day is a holiday that celebrates the beginning of a new year. On this day, people look back on the past. They also look forward to the new year. Many people make New Year’s resolutions. Resolutions are changes … Continue reading

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