Tag Archives: History

Joe Biden selects Kamala Harris as Vice President running mate, making history

Joe Biden picks Kamala Harris.  Blog King, Mass Appeal WASHINGTON — In what’s considered the worst-kept secret in Congress, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden picked Kamala Harris as his running mate on Tuesday making the California Senator the first black woman in U.S. history to serve as a major political party’s Vice President selection. “I’ve decided that Kamala Harris is ...

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Sumner Class of 1969: Memories galore highlighted reunion’s ’50th anniversary’

Sumner Class ’69 provides example.  Blog King, Mass Appeal KANSAS CITY — This weekend, yours truly got a chance to attend a concatenation of indelible events tied to the 50th anniversary of mom’s high school reunion. We’re talking Sumner Class of 1969 — back when the segregated institution manufactured multiple state/national championships in arts, science and athletics. Of course, jaundiced ...

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