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Dwight D. Eisenhower

President Obama has more in common with Dwight D. Eisenhower than any other of his predecessors, says Michael Burleigh.

Mark Rathbone puts the famous 1954 school segregation case, Brown v. Board of Education, into historical context.

Adlai Stevenson ran for a second time against Eisenhower in 1956, but Eisenhower won the election even more convincingly than in 1952.

It was not until a year after the armistice that the remaining American divisions were withdrawn from Korea, on August 18th, 1954.

Melanie Billings-Yun investigates President Eisenhower's motives and methods in the spring of 1954, when French collapse in Indochina brought pressures for direct American intervention against Communism.