400th Anniversary of Landing of African Slaves at Jamestown

In late August 1619, John Rolfe tells us that the first enslaved Africans arrived in…

Implementing Brown v. Board of Education: One Southern Town’s Story Part II: Teenaged Integration Pioneers Endure a Lonely Spotlight

Continuing our blog series on the 65th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, last…

Implementing Brown v. Board of Education: One Southern Town’s Story

Editor’s Note: Earlier this spring as the TAH editorial team was preparing for our essay commemorating…

Foreshadowing Brown: How a South Carolina Case Influenced the Supreme Court’s School Desegregation Ruling

As teachers, we know students become more interested in historical events if you can establish…

D-Day: What if it had failed?

General Dwight Eisenhower was the most powerful man in the world in early June, 1944,…

Religion and Rhetoric in Times of War: The 75th Anniversary of D-Day

Religious Rhetoric at the Front Among other equipment for battle on D-Day, the invading troops…