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The Last Week of February

Today in History FEBRUARY
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Calendar of World Holidays        15-28. Tibet: The Great Prayer Festival (Gelugpa Monlam Chenmo)

       22. Cyprus: Green Monday
       22. The Philippines: EDSA Revolution Day (People's Power Day)
       22. St. Lucia: Independence Day
       22. United States: George Washington's Birthday

       23. Belarus: Day of the Defenders of the Fatherland and of Armed Forces of Belarus
       23. Guyana: Republic Day (Mashramani)

       24. Estonia: Independence Day
       24. México: Flag Day

       25. Kuwait: National Day

       26. Kuwait: Liberation Day

       27. Dominican Republic: Independence Day

       28. China: Spring Lantern Festival
       28. Finland: Kalevala Day (Finnish Day of Culture
       28. South Korea: Daeborum (The First Full Moon Day)
       28. Taiwan: Lantern Festival
       28. Taiwan: Peace Memorial Day
       28. Tibet: Chunga Choepa (The Butter Lamp Festival)

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       23. The Congressional Black Caucus; African-Americans in Congress

       24. Apartheid, Segregation, and Global Racism

       25. Affirmative Action, the 14th Amendment and Equal Protection

       26. Constitutional Amendments 13-15 and the Era of Reconstruction

       27. Mabel Keaton Staupers, and African Americans in Math, Science and Medicine

       28. 1943 Detroit Race Riots and Fair Housing as a Civil Right/Human Right

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