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the start of the Bracero program

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August 4th, 1942 is the start of the Bracero program, a guest worker program that allowed Mexican nationals to take temporary agricultural work in the United States. Bracero is a name for an agricultural worker. The program would run until 1964 with millions of Mexican workers coming to this country as a result, mostly in the Southwest and West. This is a program that is at the heart of a lot of...

president George W. Bush meets with president-elect Barack Obama

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This day, November 10th of 2008 to president George W. Bush meets with president-elect Barack Obama behind closed doors for nearly two hours. It was Barack Obama’s first time inside the oval office and this meeting sort of signalled the start of the transition. Between the Bush terms and the Obama terms. Now, this wasn’t any old transition though. The country was in the middle of an...

HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES – JAMESTOWN BEGINNING – PART IV

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For a group that had so long been looking for work the colonies had just that this is of course for the veterans who had much say at all in whether or not they were going to go to Virginia in the first place. In 12/16/06 3 ships the Susan constant Godspeed and the discovery along with 105 settlers and a crew of 39 left England in route to Virginia those aboard the ships were a mixture of roughly...

HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES – JAMESTOWN BEGINNING – PART III

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However this is all going to become a moot point when in the late summer of 1608 Gilbert was that his older brother had also died. With the death of his older brother Gilbert had become the heir to a title and a large state in Devon England Gilbert decided that a title in a castle sounded a whole lot better than hanging out any longer and may. With nobody else really in a position to lead the...

HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES – JAMESTOWN BEGINNING – PART Ii

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The logical solution there for was for the English 200 colonization effort of their own. As mentioned above with the war over there was a sudden surplus of funds in England this is not to mention that with the war over there was now the manpower necessary for colonization efforts to be made. The end of the war also means that the English had the ability to branch out keep in mind that one of the...

The Political History of the World