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Congrats to Loretta Lynch!

Congrats to Loretta Lynch on becoming the first African-American woman to hold the position as a U.S. Attorney General!! This is a very important day in US history. 166 more words

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Travel and History, Part II

It is spring break and your family is exploring Boston, Massachusetts, and learning all about the American Revolution, a few of our founding fathers, and to top it all off you visit Plimouth Plantation and go to view the big rock in Plymouth Harbor. 422 more words

American History

Jimmy Carter Conservation Rap

Today in my U.S. History class, we talked about President Jimmy Carter and the energy crisis. We tried to put it into context of the 70s environmentalist movement. 42 more words

U.S. History

The Lincoln Funeral March

Last week brought much coverage for the 150th anniversary of the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

Similar to what transpired after the assassination of John F. Kennedy in 1963, it is an event that captured the attention and emotions of a nation. 287 more words

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The Sultana - Part 4: Keeping the research simple

When looking at the causes of the Sultana boiler explosion, there is no physical evidence remaining to analyze and therefore, any investigation must rely on: 484 more words

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Encore Presentation of the Documentary "1971"

UPDATE: Cinema Detroit is presenting two encore screenings of 1971, one on Saturday, April 25 at 3:00 p.m. and another on Sunday, April 26… 288 more words

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Fox U.S. History(TM)

According to Sean Hannity, Fox (sic) News superstar, the U.S. is “a country of immigrants and not an illegal immigrant country.” Not surprisingly, he has his history all wrong. 291 more words

History