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The Central Intelligence Archives document then-Vice President Richard Nixon’s disastrous 1958 “goodwill” tour to Latin America, in which Nixon faced multiple mobs of angry protestors - and at least one surprisingly heavy soccer ball.
When we last wrote about the Federal Bureau of Investigation file for former head of the American Civil Liberties Union Roger Baldwin, we looked at one of many instances in which Baldwin butted up against Director J. Edgar Hoover on the issue of balancing liberty and security. An earlier section of the file, however, reveals their relationship was relatively tame compared to that of Hoover’s predecessor, who once urged radio stations not to let the “ultra-radicals” at the ACLU broadcast the “rotten propaganda” that they weren’t on the Soviet payroll.
The recently released Federal Bureau of Investigation file for former head of the American Civil Liberties Union Roger Baldwin document numerous times the groups came into conflict with each other. One notable incident, related to the Bureau’s wartime “Postal Censorship” program, led to a testy exchange between Baldwin and FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover after the Bureau investigated the writer and pioneering Libertarian Rose Wilder Lane over her comments on a postcard.
It’s dog week here at MuckRock, and we’re kicking things off with a challenge to you, dear reader. We requested photos of mayors in major cities around the country with either dogs, or with hot dogs. Now it’s up to you to guess - are these mayors hanging with Shih tzus or sausages?
Three Massachusetts school districts are deploying electric school buses for the 2018-2019 school year after a pilot period from fall 2016 through early 2018 showed environmental benefits but mixed results in energy efficiency and savings.
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|FBI Request - Stephen Hillenburg||No Responsive Documents||Federal Bureau of Investigation||United States of America|
|FBI Request - James "Whitey" Bulger||Fix Required||Federal Bureau of Investigation||United States of America|
|Laura Ingalls Wilder||No Responsive Documents||Federal Bureau of Investigation||United States of America|
|Pepsi and Coke||Fix Required||University of Alabama||Alabama|
|Amazon||No Responsive Documents||Department of Defense, Office of the Secretary of Defense||United States of America|
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|Pepsi and Coke (University Of The Virgin Islands)||Completed||University Of The Virgin Islands, St. Thomas Campus||United States of America|
|Pepsi and Coke (Indiana University)||Completed||Indiana University||Indiana|
|Dogs (Chicago Mayor's Office)||Completed||Mayor's Office||Chicago, IL|
|Pepsi and Coke (Oklahoma State University)||Completed||Oklahoma State University||Oklahoma|
|Pepsi and Coke (Michigan State University)||Completed||Michigan State University||Michigan|