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The Atlantic is an American magazine and multi-platform publisher, founded in 1857 as The Atlantic Monthly in Boston, Massachusetts. [1]

103 relations: Abolitionism, Abolitionism in the United States, Abraham Lincoln, Alliance for Audited Media, American English, American Society of Magazine Editors, Andrew Sullivan, Apple Inc., As We May Think, Aspen Institute, Atlantic Media, Barry Goldwater, Battle Hymn of the Republic, Bliss Perry, Blue Highways, Bob Cohn, Boston, Boston Properties, Brian Stelter, Caitlin Flanagan, Charles W. Chesnutt, Charles William Eliot, Chicago Tribune, Church of Scientology, Civil disobedience, Cullen Murphy, David Frum, David G. Bradley, David Miscavige, Donald Trump, Douglas Engelbart, Drums Along the Mohawk (novel), Editor-in-chief, Edward A. Weeks, Ellery Sedgwick, Emerson Collective, Emily Dickinson, Erik Wemple, Foreign policy, Francis H. Underwood, Grove Atlantic, Harper's Magazine, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Harvard University, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Hillary Clinton, Horace Scudder, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Hypertext, James Bennet (journalist), ..., James Fallows, James Hamblin (journalist), James Russell Lowell, James Thomas Fields, Jeffrey Goldberg, John Greenleaf Whittier, Jonathan Rauch, Julia Ioffe, Julia Ward Howe, Laurene Powell Jobs, Letter from Birmingham Jail, Little, Brown and Company, Long-form journalism, Lyndon B. Johnson, Mark Twain, Martin Luther King Jr., Mashable, Massachusetts, McKay Coppins, Media consumption, Michael Kelly (editor), Mortimer Zuckerman, Native advertising, New England, New York Observer, Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr., Op-ed, Peter Beinart, Quartz (publication), Ralph Waldo Emerson, Robert Manning (journalist), Roe v. Wade, Slave narrative, Steve Jobs, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Ted Nelson, The Boston Globe, The Conjure Woman, The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Washington Post, Thomas Bailey Aldrich, Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Thought leader, Ticknor and Fields, United States, Vannevar Bush, Walter Hines Page, Washington, D.C., William Dean Howells, William Parker (abolitionist), William Whitworth (journalist), Workstation. Expand index (53 more) »


Abolitionism is a general term which describes the movement to end slavery.

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Abolitionism in the United States

Abolitionism in the United States was the movement before and during the American Civil War to end slavery in the United States.

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Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865) was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th President of the United States from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865.

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Alliance for Audited Media

The Alliance for Audited Media (AAM) is a North American non-profit industry organization founded in 1914 by the Association of National Advertisers to help ensure media transparency and trust among advertisers and media companies.

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American English

American English (AmE, AE, AmEng, USEng, en-US), sometimes called United States English or U.S. English, is the set of varieties of the English language native to the United States.

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American Society of Magazine Editors

The American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) is an industry trade group for magazine journalists and editors of magazines published in the United States.

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Andrew Sullivan

Andrew Michael Sullivan (born 10 August 1963) is an English-born American author, editor, and blogger.

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Apple Inc.

Apple Inc. is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Cupertino, California, that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services.

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As We May Think

"As We May Think" is a 1945 essay by Vannevar Bush which has been described as visionary and influential, anticipating many aspects of information society.

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Aspen Institute

The Aspen Institute is an international nonprofit think tank founded in 1949 as the Aspen Institute for Humanistic Studies.

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Atlantic Media

Atlantic Media is an American print and online media company owned by David G. Bradley and based in the Watergate in Washington, D.C. The company publishes several prominent news magazines and digital publications including The Atlantic, Quartz, Government Executive, Defense One and those belonging to its National Journal Group subsidiary: National Journal, The Hotline, National Journal Daily (previously known as Congress Daily), and Technology Daily.

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Barry Goldwater

Barry Morris Goldwater (January 2, 1909 – May 29, 1998) was an American politician, businessman, and author who was a five-term United States Senator from Arizona (1953–65, 1969–87) and the Republican Party's nominee for President of the United States in 1964.

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Battle Hymn of the Republic

The "Battle Hymn of the Republic," also known as "Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory," outside of the United States, is a lyric by the American writer Julia Ward Howe using the music from the song "John Brown's Body." Howe's more famous lyrics were written in November 1861, and first published in The Atlantic Monthly in February 1862.

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Bliss Perry

Bliss Perry (25 November 1860 – 13 February 1954), was an American literary critic, writer, editor, and teacher.

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Blue Highways

Blue Highways is an autobiographical travel book, published in 1982, by William Least Heat-Moon, born William Trogdon.

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Bob Cohn

Bob Cohn (born April 18, 1963) is an American journalist.

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Boston is the capital city and most populous municipality of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States.

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Boston Properties

Boston Properties, Inc., a self-administered and self-managed American real estate investment trust (REIT), is one of the largest owners, managers and developers of Class A office properties in the United States, with a significant presence in five markets: Boston, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Washington, DC.

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Brian Stelter

Brian Patrick Stelter (born September 3, 1985) is an American journalist who is the senior media correspondent for CNN and host of the CNN program Reliable Sources.

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Caitlin Flanagan

Caitlin Flanagan (born 1961) is an American writer and social critic.

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Charles W. Chesnutt

Charles Waddell Chesnutt (June 20, 1858 – November 15, 1932) was an African-American author, essayist, political activist and lawyer, best known for his novels and short stories exploring complex issues of racial and social identity in the post-Civil War South.

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Charles William Eliot

Charles William Eliot (March 20, 1834 – August 22, 1926) was an American academic who was selected as Harvard's president in 1869.

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Chicago Tribune

The Chicago Tribune is a daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States, owned by Tronc, Inc., formerly Tribune Publishing.

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Church of Scientology

The Church of Scientology is a multinational network and hierarchy of numerous ostensibly independent but interconnected corporate entities and other organizations devoted to the practice, administration and dissemination of Scientology, a new religious movement.

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Civil disobedience

Civil disobedience is the active, professed refusal of a citizen to obey certain laws, demands, orders or commands of a government or occupying international power.

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Cullen Murphy

John Cullen Murphy, Jr. (born September 1, 1952) is an American writer and editor probably best known for his work at The Atlantic, where he served as managing editor (1985–2006).

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David Frum

David Jeffrey Frum (born June 30, 1960) is a Canadian-American political commentator.

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David G. Bradley

David G. Bradley (born 1953) is the owner of Atlantic Media, which owns and operates several prominent media companies and services including The Atlantic, National Journal & The Hotline, Quartz, and Government Executive.

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David Miscavige

David Miscavige (born April 30, 1960) is the leader of the Church of Scientology.

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Donald Trump

Donald John Trump (born June 14, 1946) is the 45th and current President of the United States, in office since January 20, 2017.

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Douglas Engelbart

Douglas Carl Engelbart (January 30, 1925 – July 2, 2013) was an American engineer and inventor, and an early computer and Internet pioneer.

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Drums Along the Mohawk (novel)

Drums Along the Mohawk (1936) is a novel by American author Walter D. Edmonds.

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An editor-in-chief, also known as lead editor, chief editor, managing or executive editor, is a publication's editorial leader who has final responsibility for its operations and policies.

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Edward A. Weeks

Edward A. Weeks was a writer, essayist, and editor of The Atlantic.

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Ellery Sedgwick

Ellery Sedgwick (February 27, 1872 – April 21, 1960) was an American editor, brother of Henry Dwight Sedgwick.

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Emerson Collective

Emerson Collective is an American non-profit organization based in Palo Alto, California.

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Emily Dickinson

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson (December 10, 1830 – May 15, 1886) was an American poet.

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Erik Wemple

Erik Wemple (born August 18, 1964) is a media critic at The Washington Post.

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Foreign policy

A country's foreign policy, also called foreign relations or foreign affairs policy, consists of self-interest strategies chosen by the state to safeguard its national interests and to achieve goals within its international relations milieu.

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Francis H. Underwood

Francis Henry Underwood (January 12, 1825 – August 7, 1894) was an American editor and writer.

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Grove Atlantic

Grove Atlantic, Inc. is an American independent publisher, based in New York City, New York, that was formed in 1993 by the merger of Grove Press and Atlantic Monthly Press.

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Harper's Magazine

Harper's Magazine (also called Harper's) is a monthly magazine of literature, politics, culture, finance, and the arts.

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Harriet Beecher Stowe

Harriet Elisabeth Beecher Stowe (June 14, 1811 – July 1, 1896) was an American abolitionist and author.

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Harvard University

Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (February 27, 1807 – March 24, 1882) was an American poet and educator whose works include "Paul Revere's Ride", The Song of Hiawatha, and Evangeline.

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Hillary Clinton

Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (born October 26, 1947) is an American politician and diplomat who served as the First Lady of the United States from 1993 to 2001, U.S. Senator from New York from 2001 to 2009, 67th United States Secretary of State from 2009 to 2013, and the Democratic Party's nominee for President of the United States in the 2016 election.

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Horace Scudder

Horace Elisha Scudder (October 16, 1838 – January 11, 1902) was an American man of letters and editor.

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) is an educational and trade publisher in the United States.

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Hypertext is text displayed on a computer display or other electronic devices with references (hyperlinks) to other text that the reader can immediately access, or where text can be revealed progressively at multiple levels of detail (also called StretchText).

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James Bennet (journalist)

James Douglas Bennet (born March 28, 1966) is an American journalist.

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James Fallows

James Mackenzie Fallows (born August 2, 1949) is an American writer and journalist.

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James Hamblin (journalist)

James Hamblin M.D. is a writer and senior editor for The Atlantic.

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James Russell Lowell

James Russell Lowell (February 22, 1819 – August 12, 1891) was an American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat.

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James Thomas Fields

James Thomas Fields (December 31, 1817 – April 24, 1881) was an American publisher, editor, and poet.

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Jeffrey Goldberg

Jeffrey Mark Goldberg (born September 22, 1965) is an American journalist and the editor-in-chief of The Atlantic.

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John Greenleaf Whittier

John Greenleaf Whittier (December 17, 1807 – September 7, 1892) was an American Quaker poet and advocate of the abolition of slavery in the United States.

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Jonathan Rauch

Jonathan Charles Rauch (born April 26, 1960 in Phoenix, Arizona) is an American author, journalist and activist.

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Julia Ioffe

Julia Ioffe (Юлия Иоффе) is an American journalist who covers national security and foreign policy topics for The Atlantic.

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Julia Ward Howe

Julia Ward Howe (May 27, 1819 – October 17, 1910) was an American poet and author, best known for writing "The Battle Hymn of the Republic." She was also an advocate for abolitionism and was a social activist, particularly for women's suffrage.

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Laurene Powell Jobs

Laurene Powell Jobs (born November 6, 1963) is an American businesswoman, executive and the founder of Emerson Collective, which advocates for policies concerning education and immigration reform, social justice and environmental conservation.

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Letter from Birmingham Jail

The Letter from Birmingham Jail, also known as the Letter from Birmingham City Jail and The Negro Is Your Brother, is an open letter written on April 16, 1963, by Martin Luther King Jr. The letter defends the strategy of nonviolent resistance to racism.

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Little, Brown and Company

Little, Brown and Company is an American publisher founded in 1837 by Charles Coffin Little and his partner, James Brown, and for close to two centuries has published fiction and nonfiction by American authors.

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Long-form journalism

Long-form journalism is a branch of journalism dedicated to longer articles with larger amounts of content.

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Lyndon B. Johnson

Lyndon Baines Johnson (August 27, 1908January 22, 1973), often referred to by his initials LBJ, was an American politician who served as the 36th President of the United States from 1963 to 1969, assuming the office after having served as the 37th Vice President of the United States from 1961 to 1963.

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Mark Twain

Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910), better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer.

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Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1954 until his death in 1968.

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Mashable is a digital media website founded by Pete Cashmore in 2005.

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Massachusetts, officially known as the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, is the most populous state in the New England region of the northeastern United States.

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McKay Coppins

McKay Coppins is an American journalist and author who is a staff writer for The Atlantic.

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Media consumption

Media consumption or media diet is the sum of information and entertainment media taken in by an individual or group.

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Michael Kelly (editor)

Michael Thomas Kelly (March 17, 1957 – April 3, 2003) was an American journalist for The New York Times, a columnist for The Washington Post and The New Yorker, and a magazine editor for The New Republic, National Journal, and The Atlantic.

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Mortimer Zuckerman

Mortimer Benjamin Zuckerman (born June 4, 1937) is a Canadian-born American media proprietor, magazine editor, and investor.

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Native advertising

Native advertising is a type of advertising, mostly online, that matches the form and function of the platform upon which it appears.

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New England

New England is a geographical region comprising six states of the northeastern United States: Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut.

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New York Observer

Observer is an online newspaper originating in New York City.

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Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr. (August 29, 1809 – October 7, 1894) was an American physician, poet, and polymath based in Boston.

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An op-ed (originally short for "opposite the editorial page" although often taken to stand for "opinion editorial") is a written prose piece typically published by a newspaper or magazine which expresses the opinion of a named author usually not affiliated with the publication's editorial board.

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Peter Beinart

Peter Alexander Beinart (born 1971) is an American columnist, journalist, and liberal political commentator.

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Quartz (publication)

Quartz (qz.com) is a news website owned by Atlantic Media.

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803 – April 27, 1882) was an American essayist, lecturer, philosopher, and poet who led the transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century.

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Robert Manning (journalist)

Robert Joseph Manning (December 25, 1919 – September 28, 2012) was an American journalist.

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Roe v. Wade

Roe v. Wade, 410 U.S. 113 (1973), is a landmark decision issued in 1973 by the United States Supreme Court on the issue of the constitutionality of laws that criminalized or restricted access to abortions.

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Slave narrative

The slave narrative is a type of literary work that is made up of the written accounts of enslaved Africans in Great Britain and its colonies, including the later United States, Canada, and Caribbean nations.

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Steve Jobs

Steven Paul Jobs (February 24, 1955 – October 5, 2011) was an American entrepreneur and business magnate.

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Ta-Nehisi Coates

Ta-Nehisi Paul Coates (born September 30, 1975) is an American author, journalist, comic book writer, and educator.

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Ted Nelson

Theodor Holm "Ted" Nelson (born June 17, 1937) is an American pioneer of information technology, philosopher, and sociologist.

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The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe (sometimes abbreviated as The Globe) is an American daily newspaper founded and based in Boston, Massachusetts, since its creation by Charles H. Taylor in 1872.

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The Conjure Woman

The Conjure Woman is an 1899 collection of short stories by American writer Charles W. Chesnutt.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.

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The New Yorker

The New Yorker is an American magazine of reportage, commentary, criticism, essays, fiction, satire, cartoons, and poetry.

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.

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Thomas Bailey Aldrich

Thomas Bailey Aldrich (November 11, 1836 – March 19, 1907) was an American writer, poet, critic, and editor.

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Thomas Wentworth Higginson

Thomas Wentworth Higginson (December 22, 1823 – May 9, 1911) was an American Unitarian minister, author, abolitionist, and soldier.

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Thought leader

A thought leader is an individual or firm that is recognized as an authority in a specialized field and whose expertise is sought and often rewarded.

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Ticknor and Fields

Ticknor and Fields was an American publishing company based in Boston, Massachusetts.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Vannevar Bush

Vannevar Bush (March 11, 1890 – June 28, 1974) was an American engineer, inventor and science administrator, who during World War II headed the U.S. Office of Scientific Research and Development (OSRD), through which almost all wartime military R&D was carried out, including initiation and early administration of the Manhattan Project.

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Walter Hines Page

Walter Hines Page (August 15, 1855 – December 21, 1918) was an American journalist, publisher, and diplomat.

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Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States of America.

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William Dean Howells

William Dean Howells (March 1, 1837 – May 11, 1920) was an American realist novelist, literary critic, and playwright, nicknamed "The Dean of American Letters".

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William Parker (abolitionist)

William Parker (1821 – April 14, 1891) was a former slave who escaped to Pennsylvania, where he became an abolitionist and anti-slavery activist in Christiana, where he was a farmer and led a black self-defense organization.

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William Whitworth (journalist)

William Alvin Whitworth (born February 13, 1937) is an American journalist and editor.

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A workstation is a special computer designed for technical or scientific applications.

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