"Gettysburg" movie director on the importance of historical reenactors
Thursday, 22 August 2019 This week on "The Takeout," writer and director Ron Maxwell explains why he used reenactors in his film "Gettysburg." "Reenactors are a living Civil War historian," Maxwell told CBS News' Major Garrett.
Speaking as the newly-elected Taoiseach of the 33rd Irish parliament, Micheal Martin said to be elected to serve as Taoiseach “is one of the greatest honours which anyone can receive”.Mr Martin will lead a three-party coalition consisting of Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and the Green Party.It is the first time in history that former Civil War rivals Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael have governed together.
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Alicia Keys has marked Juneteenth, when the Emancipation Proclamation was read to Texan slaves on 19 June 1865 after the South lost the U.S. Civil War, by dropping an emotional balled called ‘Perfect Way to Die’, and in it she unleashes her feelings about police brutality.
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Taylor Swift has marked Juneteenth with a message highlighting the significance of the holiday and she shared an article from The Root that included a video of its history, when the Emancipation Proclamation was read to Texan slaves on the 19th of June 1865, after the South lost the U.S. Civil War.
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