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Please note the shout out to college students. Students, it is not true that if you register to vote in your college towns, you will lose your ability to be claimed as dependents under your parents’ tax return. If you have coverage under your parents’ car and health insurance, registering to vote in your college town will not jeopardize that coverage.

Now, if you have not registered, time is running out. You get your… well, you know.

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On June 12, 1963, 37 year old Medgar Evers was assassinated by Byron de la Beckworth in front of his (Evers’) home.

In this clip, Myrlie Evers recounts the night her husband was murdered.

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