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January 26

Henry David Thoreau

1848 – Henry David Thoreau, a Transcendentalist, delivered a speech at the Concord Lyceum on Resistance to Civil Government. Read more about Henry David Thoreau.

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Daniels, Mabel Wheeler (1878-1971)

Biographical Introduction Mabel Daniels was born in Swampscott, Massachusetts on November 27, 1878. She was an ... Read More
Sylvia Ann Hewlett

Hewlett, Sylvia Ann (1946-)

With her bestselling books and popular articles for The Harvard Business Review, Sylvia Ann Hewlett is ... Read More
Saul Alinsky

Alinsky, Saul (1909-1972)

Michael Sandel's thoughtful Democracy's Discontent cited Saul Alinsky and his successors at the Industrial Areas Foundation ... Read More
Ezra Stiles Gannett

Gannett, Ezra Stiles (1801-1871)

On the fourth day of May, 1801, the boy was born in Cambridge to the Rev ... Read More