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Today in History: The Spanish-American War Begins

April 24:  Spanish-American War- Spain declares war on the United States after rejecting US ultimatum to withdraw from Cuba. April 25:  Spanish-American War- The United States declares war on Spain following the sinking of the Battleship USS…

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Today in History: Birthday- Getúlio Vargas (Former President of Brazil)

  I’ve been preparing content for this blog over the last couple of weeks, collecting information, making note of future posts and catching up on some essential reading.  It’s been difficult to choose what to…

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