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Gregori Potemkin – Part I


Lead: In 1762, Grigori Potemkin, and ambitious young officer, secured his political and affectional future leading the coup that overthrew unpopular Czar Peter III in favor of his wife. She became Catherine the Great Grigory became her lover.                Intro.: A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts.  Content: Grigori was born

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Golda Meir


Lead: One of Israel's strongest leaders was a little girl from Milwaukee, Goldie Mabovich. Intro: A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts. Content: Born in Kiev, Ukraine, Goldie emigrated with her family to Milwaukee in 1906. She attended the Teacher's Seminary but was soon attracted to politics and became a

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Compromise of 1833 IV


Lead: Conflict over a protective tariff almost produced Civil War in the United States in 1833. Intro: A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts. Content: Angered over protective tariffs which benefited Northern industry and hurt Southern farmers, Southerners, led by United States Vice-President John C. Calhoun of South Carolina in

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