Archive for ‘history’

June 8, 2019

Why We Underestimate How Fast and Far Democracies Can Fall

The War Against Democracy, and Why We’re Losing It

Source: Why We Underestimate How Fast and Far Democracies Can Fall

June 6, 2019

WWII & Holocaust COULD NOT HAVE HAPPENED Without Corporate USA Rearming Germany to Destroy the USSR

That the Second World War Was A ‘Good War,’ ‘Good’ Triumphing Over ‘Evil,’ has been a Gargantuan Deception, Ominously Conditioning All of Humanity to Tolerate Profitable Genocide Ad Infinitum!

Source: WWII & Holocaust COULD NOT HAVE HAPPENED Without Corporate USA Rearming Germany to Destroy the USSR

May 28, 2019

13 recommended books about and by American Indians

Source: 13 recommended books about and by American Indians

February 17, 2019

If you truly knew what the N-word meant to our ancestors, you’d NEVER use it

A few years ago, I read slave narratives to explore the lives of black agricultural workers after the end of the Civil War. The narratives came from the Federal…

Source: If you truly knew what the N-word meant to our ancestors, you’d NEVER use it

February 15, 2019

Darwin’s Apostles: The Legendary Debate – TheHumanist.com

Read an excerpt from the upcoming Humanist Press book by David Orenstein and Abby Hafer.

Source: Darwin’s Apostles: The Legendary Debate – TheHumanist.com

September 25, 2017

The Banned Japanese Feminist Magazine That Showed You How to Leave Your Husband

“Bluestockings” was the “Sassy” for young women of Meiji-era Japan.

Source: The Banned Japanese Feminist Magazine That Showed You How to Leave Your Husband

September 7, 2017

Fractured Identity: The 12 Best Vietnam War Books – Signature Reads

The Vietnam War was one of the most pivotal moments in U.S. history, and these twelve are some of the best Vietnam War books out there.

Source: Fractured Identity: The 12 Best Vietnam War Books – Signature Reads

September 6, 2017

How Dick Gregory Forced The FBI To Find The Bodies Of Three Slain Civil Rights Workers

The real story of how Dick Gregory helped find the bodies of three slain Civil Rights workers killed during Freedom Summer.

Source: How Dick Gregory Forced The FBI To Find The Bodies Of Three Slain Civil Rights Workers

September 5, 2017

This Exhibition Traces the History of Lynching in America

At the Brooklyn Museum, the Equal Justice Initiative examines the path of racial terror in America and its continuing legacy.

Source: This Exhibition Traces the History of Lynching in America

September 2, 2017

Keeping kids frenetically entertained is ruining our museums | Aeon Ideas

Source: Keeping kids frenetically entertained is ruining our museums | Aeon Ideas