Posted: 2019-08-22 08:00:00
Himmler's Witch HuntJoel F. Harrington The Third Reich’s obsession with a pure Germanic past led to a renewed interest in the witch hunts of early modern Germany.
Posted: 2019-08-21 08:00:00
Life on the MississippiThomas Ruys Smith Mark Twain painted an evocative vision of the Mississippi River, but he didn’t tell the whole story.
Posted: 2019-08-21 07:11:19
Matthew Webb swims the English ChannelJustin & Stephanie Pollard The first successful unaided swim of the English Channel began on 24 August 1875
Posted: 2019-08-20 08:00:00
Keeping India CoolArunima Datta Sweltering British imperialists relied on an army of fan bearers, whose stories are as invisible as the air they circulated.
Posted: 2019-08-14 23:09:00
Author:  Summary: 1964 was the first time Indians were mentioned in a State of the Union address, not as belligerent enemies or a 'problem'. Native America: A New Narrative?