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May 1, 1987 | United Press International
Federal agents firing tear-gas canisters into a mobile home arrested the founder of the White Patriot Party and three other reputed white supremacists Thursday, authorities said. The pre-dawn raid came less than a week after 15 suspected white supremacists were arrested in Arkansas and Colorado on a federal indictment charging them with conspiracy to overthrow the government. Among the four arrested Thursday was Glenn Miller, 46, of Raleigh, N.C.
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May 23, 1992 | DAVID LAUTER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The idea has become a fixture of Bill Clinton's campaign: "All my life, I have been an agent of change," he says. As Arkansas governor, he tells audiences around the nation, "I have taken on the entrenched interests" to fight for change. And, indeed, Clinton's five terms as his state's chief executive, covering 12 of the last 14 years, have brought considerable change to Arkansas, particularly in two crucial areas for a poor Southern state--race relations and education.
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June 5, 1990 | From Associated Press
A black activist punched a white supremacist on camera in a television studio, then endorsed him over a black candidate for the GOP nomination for lieutenant governor. Robert (Say) McIntosh said he wanted to get back at runoff candidate Ralph Forbes for preventing him from burning an American flag in a demonstration on the steps of the state Capitol last July. "That's for stepping on my rights!" McIntosh told Forbes after he stopped hitting the candidate and got up off the studio floor at KARK.
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June 5, 1990 | From Associated Press
A black activist punched a white supremacist on camera in a television studio, then endorsed him over a black candidate for the GOP nomination for lieutenant governor. Robert (Say) McIntosh said he wanted to get back at runoff candidate Ralph Forbes for preventing him from burning an American flag in a demonstration on the steps of the state Capitol last July. "That's for stepping on my rights!" McIntosh told Forbes after he stopped hitting the candidate and got up off the studio floor at KARK.
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May 23, 1992 | DAVID LAUTER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The idea has become a fixture of Bill Clinton's campaign: "All my life, I have been an agent of change," he says. As Arkansas governor, he tells audiences around the nation, "I have taken on the entrenched interests" to fight for change. And, indeed, Clinton's five terms as his state's chief executive, covering 12 of the last 14 years, have brought considerable change to Arkansas, particularly in two crucial areas for a poor Southern state--race relations and education.
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May 1, 1987 | United Press International
Federal agents firing tear-gas canisters into a mobile home arrested the founder of the White Patriot Party and three other reputed white supremacists Thursday, authorities said. The pre-dawn raid came less than a week after 15 suspected white supremacists were arrested in Arkansas and Colorado on a federal indictment charging them with conspiracy to overthrow the government. Among the four arrested Thursday was Glenn Miller, 46, of Raleigh, N.C.
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