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Today In History

In 1898: Emile Zola’s famous defense of Captain Alfred Dreyfus, “J’accuse,” was published in Paris.

In 1966: Robert C. Weaver became the first black Cabinet member as he was appointed Secretary of Housing and Urban Development by President Johnson.



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