American Family Voices

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Mike Lux - Founding of American Family Voices
... In 2000, Lux founded, and currently chairs, American Family Voices, an organization that encourages grassroots involvement on middle-class issues ... American newsmagazine National Review conceded that "American Family Voices has a talented leader, rich supporters, and some important friends in the press ...
Michael Ventris - Biography - Young Adult
... After the German invasion of Poland in 1939 the family holdings in that country were gone, and all income from there ceased ... The family became destitute ... A friend of the family, a Russian sculptor, Naum Gabo, took Michael under his wing, so to speak ...
Edwin Howard Armstrong - Early Life
... His father was the American representative of the Oxford University Press, which published Bibles and standard classical works ... Press at a young age and eventually reached the position of Vice President of the American branch ... Emily Smith had strong family ties to Chelsea, which centered around the church, in which her family took an active role ...
Zachlumia - History - 14th Century
... concluded a peace, and went to war against Šubić family ... By 1325, the Branivojević family had emerged as strongest in Hum ... Though nominal vassals of Serbia, the Branivojević family attacked Serbian interests and other local nobles of Hum, who in 1526 turned against Serbia ...
Irving Berlin - Early Life - Belarussian Immigrant - Settling in New York City
... at a kosher meat market and gave Hebrew lessons on the side, and struggled to support his family ... it necessary to take to the streets to help support his family ... five pennies that constituted his first day's receipts, his contribution to the family budget.” His mother took jobs as a midwife, and three of his sisters ...

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