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  Today in History: March 7
Allowing CBS footage of "Bloody Sunday" as evidence in court, Judge Johnson ruled on March 17, that the demonstrators be permitted to march.
Ironically, on March 7, 1850, (exactly 115 years before "Bloody Sunday") Daniel Webster gave his famous "Seventh of March speech" in favor of the Compromise of 1850, which, while it postponed the Civil War, strengthened states' rights at the cost of African-American freedom.
On March 7, 1850, Senator Daniel Webster delivered his famous "Seventh of March" speech urging sectional compromise on the issue of slavery.
memory.loc.gov /ammem/today/mar07.html   (1960 words)

  
 March 7 airpower: C-130s provide in-theater tactical airlift
March 7 airpower: C-130s provide in-theater tactical airlift
In Afghanistan March 6, an Air Force B-1B Lancer provided a show of force, releasing multiple flares, for coalition forces who sustained casualties from small-arms fire near Sangin.
On March 4, Air Force, RAF and French tankers flew 38 sorties and off-loaded more than 2.5 million pounds of fuel which is the equivalent of more than 62 full Air Force  fuel trucks.
www.af.mil /news/story.asp?id=123043735   (783 words)

  
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Tony Blair last night announced that an election for the Stormont Assembly would be held on March 7 as he attempted to drive forward his ambition to secure a political settlement in Northern Ireland.
Sinn Fein's historic decision to support the police after almost a century of hostility and a report yesterday claiming that the Provisional IRA had abandoned terrorism and violence provided the catalyst for his announcement.
Mr Blair pointed to the Sinn Fein conference on Sunday where the party abandoned 86 years of often violent hostility to the police and Gerry Adams's subsequent remarks as key factors that enabled the move forward.
www.telegraph.co.uk /news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2007/01/31/nstormont31.xml   (663 words)

  
 We Shall Overcome -- Selma-to-Montgomery March
The Selma-to-Montgomery March for voting rights ended three weeks--and three events--that represented the political and emotional peak of the modern civil rights movement.
On "Bloody Sunday," March 7, 1965, some 600 civil rights marchers headed east out of Selma on U.S. Route 80.
Federal District Court Judge Frank M. Johnson, Jr., weighed the right of mobility against the right to march and ruled in favor of the demonstrators.
www.nps.gov /history/nr/travel/civilrights/al4.htm   (332 words)

  
 Profile of President Islam Karimov (Human Rights Watch Press release, March 7, 2002)
(March 7, 2002) President Islam Abduganievich Karimov was born in 1938 in the silk-road city of Samarkand.
If necessary, I'll shoot them myself…!" - President Karimov, upon the 1998 adoption of a highly restrictive religion law, warning parliament not to be soft on "Islamic extremists." Many peaceful Muslims have also been rounded up in the sweeps of "fundamentalists." BBC Monitoring report of Uzbek Radio second program, May 1, 1998.
The government originally blamed the incidents, including a bus hijacking, on "criminals" and later on "Islamic extremists." Agence France-Presse, April 2, 1999.
www.hrw.org /press/2002/03/karimovprof.htm   (420 words)

  
 ICANN | Meetings in Cairo - March 7-10, 2000
The Cairo meetings will be held on March 7-10 at the Cairo Sheraton Hotel.
Special room rates have been arranged by the local host committee for attendees at the ICANN meetings, and a shuttle bus service from the airport will be provided.
The schedule for the March 2000 ICANN meetings is currently as follows, subject to confirmation of its meetings by the DNSO.
www.icann.org /cairo2000/cairo-details.htm   (747 words)

  
 NPR's Day to Day - Tuesday, March 7, 2006 – Music at Last.fm
NPR's Day to Day - Tuesday, March 7, 2006 isn’t yet available to play on Last.fm radio.
Music Journals on Last.fm You can be the first person to write a journal about NPR's Day to Day - Tuesday, March 7, 2006.
NPR's Day to Day - Tuesday, March 7, 2006’s shoutbox is empty.
www.last.fm /music/NPR%27s+Day+to+Day+-+Tuesday%2C+March+7%2C+2006   (288 words)

  
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 U.S. Chamber of Commerce - March 7 - Chamber Applauds House Passage of Anti-Counterfeiting Bill
U.S. Chamber of Commerce - March 7 - Chamber Applauds House Passage of Anti-Counterfeiting Bill
Media Center > Press Releases > 2006 > March
Advancing human progress through an economic, political and social system based on individual freedom, incentive, initiative, opportunity, and responsibility.
www.uschamber.com /press/releases/2006/march/06-37.htm   (430 words)

  
 BEST OF CHARLESTON 2007 ‌ The Power of Ten - A decade of the best of charleston offers a modern history of ...
That's partly because they're the most recent 10 years -- we watched them happen, and our lives, and those of everyone we know, are written upon them.
In March 1998, the City Paper had been around for just six months, having supplanted the old Upwith Herald the previous September.
When the first Best of Charleston issue hit the streets on Feb. 25, 1998 (all 52 pages of it), Hustler publisher Larry Flynt had just been acquitted of defaming Jerry Falwell and Osama bin Laden had published a fatwa declaring jihad.
www.charlestoncitypaper.com /gyrobase/Content?oid=oid:24301   (966 words)

  
 BBC ON THIS DAY | 7
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State troopers assault scores of demonstrators demanding better voting rights for fls as they attempt to march from Selma to Montgomery.
The body of Lesley Whittle, the 17-year-old heiress kidnapped from her Shropshire home 52 days ago, is found at the bottom of a drain shaft.
news.bbc.co.uk /onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/7/default.stm   (239 words)

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