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What are the best first person accounts of American fighting in WW2 ? 17 steve2470 Jun 28 Saturday 0 299
There is history everywhere. 5 rug Dec 2013 Thursday 0 354
Crowd of nearly 10,000 gathered at civil rights event in Lexington (KY) in 1867 1 theHandpuppet Jul 18 Thursday 3 106
Just watched the movie "The Patriot," and out of curiosity looked up a British view of 8 GreenPartyVoter Oct 2013 Jul 21 4 835
Ironic: Republican Horace Greeley may be said to have subsidized Karl Marx's 2 JDPriestly Jun 1 Jul 21 2 160
Questions about indentured servants in the Southern colonies 4 YoungDemCA May 13 Jun 28 0 225
The day trip that devastated New York's Little Germany 2 theHandpuppet Jun 21 Jun 23 4 101
150 Years of Misunderstanding the Civil War 20 steve2470 Jun 2013 Jun 21 21 2100
Grant and Sherman made plan at Burnet House that ended Civil War 0 theHandpuppet Jun 16 Jun 16 2 144
I had never heard of Reverend George Lee and Lamar Smith until today. 0 raccoon Jun 2 Jun 2 0 120
Meritocracy vs Aristocracy in the time of the founders. (dropped in GD, cross posted here) 1 Ed Suspicious May 24 May 24 0 142
Message auto-removed 0 Name removed May 19 May 19 0 55
Remembering Bloody Ludlow One Hundred Years On 0 Sherman A1 Apr 2014 Apr 2014 2 114
The "Strange Fruit" was often female 0 Godot51 Mar 2014 Mar 2014 4 224
The Mammoth Cometh: Reviving an extinct species-the Passenger Pigeon 0 Rowdyboy Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 329
Infamous mass grave of young women in ancient city of Cahokia also holds men.... 0 Rowdyboy Mar 2014 Mar 2014 2 197
Movie censorship is OK: 1915 SCOTUS Mutual Film Corporation v. Industrial Commission of Ohio 0 steve2470 Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 173
10 American Masters who made their mark on Black History 2 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 2 192
1st submarine to sink an enemy warship, the Confederacy's "Hundley" sank 150 years ago (2/17/1864) 0 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 2 236
7 Forgotten but extremely influential women from (American) history.... 1 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 2 421
Race to save Alaska's lost "melting villages"boosted by major research grant 2 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Feb 2014 4 215
Jubilee Singers' matriarch stepped into greatness 1 mgc1961 Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 172
Central America's largest museum of Mayan Culture to be built in Guatemala 3 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 206
African American Military History Museum in Hattiesburg Mississippi reopens after tornado damage 0 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 0 130
Plymouth Rock defaced by vandals 5 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Feb 2014 0 394
February 4, 1789 (225 years ago) George Washington elected 1st president of United States.... 0 Rowdyboy Feb 2014 Feb 2014 1 204
Exhibit examines role of quilts in US history... 0 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 1 191
The history of African Americans begins in St Augustine 2 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 1 262
"Rough Passage to London: a Sea Captain's Tale" historical novel by Robin Lloyd 0 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 304
"A 2,000-Year-Old Human Skeleton Was Just Unearthed In South Florida" 1 applegrove Jan 2014 Jan 2014 1 267
Francis Scott Key poem that became national anthem will join Fort McHenry Flag for 1st time 0 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 198
Sale of shipwreck salvage from Dominican Republic.... 0 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 10 1802
New books centers on "Buffalo Soldiers", runaway slaves recruited in US southwest 0 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 152
"Discovery of oldest footprints gives clues to Mexico's climate" 0 Rowdyboy Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 175
For 20 Years the Nuclear Launch Code at US Minuteman Silos Was 00000000 3 Mosby Nov 2013 Dec 2013 0 295
TPM Article on JFK assassination on the conspiracies cluster 0 Bucky Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 185
The 'Bill of Rights' Hand Game 4 Tx4obama Oct 2013 Oct 2013 3 599
Supreme Court Cases For Dummies: US History Review - VIDEO 0 Tx4obama Oct 2013 Oct 2013 2 303
Today in Peace & Justice history on October 3, 1967 0 spazzmann Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 245
Today in Peace & Justice history on October 1, 1964 0 spazzmann Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 178
Today in Peace & Justice history on September 30, 1965 0 spazzmann Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 165
Today in Peace & Justice history on September 26, 1909
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Today in Peace & Justice history on September 25, 1957 0 spazzmann Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 200
Today in Peace & Justice history on September 24, 1969 0 spazzmann Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 195
Fascinating Movie: The Man Nobody Knew. 2 JDPriestly Jun 2012 Sep 2013 2 762
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 mgc1961 Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 435
Today in Peace & Justice history on September 22, 1966 0 spazzmann Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 234
Today in Peace & Justice history on September 21, 1963 0 spazzmann Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 195
Today in Peace & Justice history on September 20, 1906
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Today in Peace & Justice history on September 19, 1952 0 spazzmann Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 197
Today in Peace & Justice history on September 16, 1974
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Today in Peace & Justice history on September 15, 1963 0 spazzmann Sep 2013 Sep 2013 1 212
Today in Peace and Justice history on September 13, 1858 0 spazzmann Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 181
Today in Peace and Justice history on September 10, 1996 0 spazzmann Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 241
Today in Peace and Justice history on September 9, 1971 1 spazzmann Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 248
Today in Peace and Justice history on September 8, 1965 0 spazzmann Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 177
Today in Peace and Justice history on September 7, 1957
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RIP PA Republican Gov. Bill Scranton, Radical Progressive by Today's Standard [VIDEO] 1 Counterpoint PA Sep 2013 Sep 2013 3 295
Today in Peace and Justice history on September 5, 1882
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Today in Peace and Justice history on September 3, 1838 0 spazzmann Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 221
Today in Peace and Justice history on August 31, 1974
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Today in Peace and Justice history on August 30, 1967 0 spazzmann Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 194
August 30, 1813, Fort Mims, Alabama (Mississippi Territory) 0 Sherman A1 Aug 2013 Aug 2013 1 360
Today in Peace and Justice history on August 29, 1957 0 spazzmann Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 205
Today in Peace and Justice history on August 28, 1963 0 spazzmann Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 238
Today in Peace and Justice history on August 27, 1967 0 spazzmann Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 246
Today in Peace and Justice history on August 26, 1920
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Today in Peace and Justice history on August 25, 1969
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Today in Peace and Justice history on August 24, 1970
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Today in Peace and Justice history on August 22, 1986 0 spazzmann Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 250
"150 years later, Quantrill's raid on Lawrence still stirs deep emotions-on both sides" 0 Rowdyboy Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 260
"King of America: Who would be Washington's heir?" 0 Rowdyboy Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 539
Today in Peace and Justice history on August 20, 1964 0 spazzmann Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 247
Today in Peace and Justice history on August 19, 1958 0 spazzmann Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 234
Today in Peace and Justice history on August 18, 1920 0 spazzmann Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 249
Today in Peace and Justice history on August 15, 1967 0 spazzmann Aug 2013 Aug 2013 1 276
Today in Peace and Justice history on August 14, 1935 0 spazzmann Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 249
Today in Peace and Justice history on August 13, 1971 0 spazzmann Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 299
Today in Peace and Justice history on August 12, 1982 0 spazzmann Aug 2013 Aug 2013 0 259
Today in Peace and Justice history on August 8, 1974
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