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Andrew Jackson's Adopted Indian Son
Slate Magazine

Andrew Jackson's Adopted Indian Son

Andrew Jackson U.S. National Archives and Records Administration In the wake of the Treasury Department's announcement last week that Harriet Tubman would replace Andrew Jackson on the front of the $20 bill, Sen. Jim Webb (D-Va.) wrote an ... Slate Magazine, 1 day ago
Harriet Tubman to Replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 Bill St. Lawrence University Hill News, 1 day ago
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By the time Andrew Jackson won the battle, the U.S. had already won the war

In his April 22 op-ed, Tubman fits the bill , Eugene Robinson wrote: Jackson did win the Battle of New Orleans; if he hadn't, the young nation might not have survived the War of 1812. In fact, the battle had no impact on whether the United States ...
 Washington Post1 day ago
Huffington Post

Ben Carson: Harriet Tubman on $20 bill is 'exploitation of a real American hero'

Former Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson argued Tuesday that replacing former President Andrew Jackson with Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill is an ill-advised tribute that links the abolitionist to a nearly bankrupt instrument of slavery ...
 Washington Times4 days ago Andrew Jackson Good Evil & The Presidency  Before It's News1 week ago Ben Carson says Harriet Tubman shouldn't substitute Andrew Jackson on $20 invoice  9ija News.com1 week ago Ben Carson: Andrew Jackson was a tr...  Washington Times1 week ago
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Salon

Correcting the Record on Andrew Jackson

Writing in the Washington Post , former senator Jim Webb laments the announcement that Andrew Jackson will be taken off the $20 bill, and heaps unwarranted praise upon America's seventh president. Webb writes: As president, Jackson ordered the ...
 Weekly Standard4 days ago Jim Webb's sad Andrew Jackson apologia: Pining for the bad old days of Democratic politics  Salon5 days ago Jim Webb praises Andrew Jackson, blasts 'myth of universal white privilege'  Washington Times6 days ago We can celebrate Harriet Tubman without disparaging Andrew Jackson  Washington Post6 days ago
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Town Hall

SUZANNE FIELDS: Andrew Jackson gets a second look

ANALYSIS/OPINION: The inquiring mind of a young friend of mine, a junior at a Washington high school, wants to know: What's the meaning of moving Andrew Jackson to the back of the $20 bill? He doesn't discount the achievements of Harriet Tubman , ...
 Washington Times3 days ago Andrew Jackson Gets a Second Look After a $20 Misunderstanding  Town Hall2 days ago Honor for a heroine without dishonoring a hero  Washington Times3 days ago

Would Trump be most unpresidential president ever?

Lyndon Johnson once pulled up his shirt and jacket to show reporters the scars from his gall bladder surgery. Andrew Jackson's parrot got booted from his funeral for tweeting obscenities, or so the legend goes . The definition of acting ...
 Miami Herald2 days ago
Salon

The real reason to kick Jackson off the $20 bill

In criticizing the decision to remove Andrew Jackson from the front of the $20 bill, former Virginia senator Jim Webb's April 25 op-ed, Respect Tubman — and Jackson , missed the best reason fordemonetizing Jackson. Jackson vetoed the recharter ...
 Washington Post5 days ago Jim Webb's embarrassing defense of Andrew Jackson: He committed genocide against Native Americans to protect them from themselves  ACQ Magazine6 days ago Jim Webb's embarrassing argument for keeping Jackson on the $20 bill: He committed genocide against Native Americans to protect them from themselves  Salon6 days ago
Bloomberg View

Mihm: Andrew Jackson never wanted to be on $20 bill

The announcement by Treasury Secretary Jack Lew that Harriet Tubman will take the place of Andrew Jackson on the front of the $20 bill has caused some grumbling. Sen. Lamar Alexander, who like Jackson is from Tennessee, expressed grave misgivings ...
 Denver Post1 week ago Jackson Never Wanted to Be on the $20 Bill Anyway  Bloomberg View1 week ago
DailyNews724.com

$20 Bill Debate Brings Up Andrew Jackson's Complicated Legacy

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 US News & World Report1 week ago Andrew Jackson: populist war hero and no fan of paper money  US News & World Report1 week ago
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NPR

Who Still Supports Andrew Jackson?

Donald Trump did mouth off, of course, opining that slated-to-be-displaced Andrew Jackson "had a great history" and that substituting Tubman - who, he allowed, was "fantastic" - amounts to "pure political correctness ". Susan B. Anthony and ...
 Equilibrio Informativo1 day ago
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