Historians in the News Historians in the News articles brought to you by History News Network. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 Zend_Feed_Writer 2.1.3 (http://framework.zend.com) http://historynewsnetwork.org/article/category/54 editor@hnn.us (History News Network) History News Network WSJ features an article by a conservative calling for the abolition of Black History Month Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161967 http://hnn.us/article/161967 Jason L. Riley Jason L. Riley 0 Mary Beard, herself a bestselling author, wonders why more women historians aren't Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161956 http://hnn.us/article/161956 Mary Beard Mary Beard 0 Princeton U. historian Imani Perry claims mistreatment in parking ticket arrest Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161950 http://hnn.us/article/161950 no author cited no author cited 0 Retired historian George Dennison remains on the payroll at the U. of Montana while faculty are cut Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161943 http://hnn.us/article/161943 no author cited no author cited 0 The Atlantic profiles exciting ways to teach history Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161942 http://hnn.us/article/161942 no author cited no author cited 0 LDS Church has gone from 0 to 4 historians specializing in women’s history Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161941 http://hnn.us/article/161941 no author cited no author cited 0 American Historical Association protests Turkey’s crackdown on historians and other academics who signed a a petition critical of the Turkish government Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161940 http://hnn.us/article/161940 no author cited no author cited 0 Israeli historian Yair Auron lays out details of a massacre in 1948 Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161935 http://hnn.us/article/161935 no author cited no author cited 0 'Comfort women' and a lesson in how history is shaped in California textbooks Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161930 http://hnn.us/article/161930 no author cited no author cited 0 Juan Cole says America’s inclination to turn to the military started with Manifest Destiny Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161919 http://hnn.us/article/161919 no author cited no author cited 0 History Jobs Drop Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161917 http://hnn.us/article/161917 no author cited no author cited 0 Paul Krugman gives credence to Robert J. Gordon's pessimism about American economic growth Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161900 http://hnn.us/article/161900 Paul Krugman Paul Krugman 0 Harvard President Drew Faust Condemns Free Tuition Proposal from Outsider Overseers Ticket Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161899 http://hnn.us/article/161899 no author cited no author cited 0 Andrew Roberts says Trump is the Mussolini of America with double the vulgarity Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161897 http://hnn.us/article/161897 Andrew Roberts Andrew Roberts 0 The College Board is changing the AP course to reverse the cultural and racial bias found in the art world Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161890 http://hnn.us/article/161890 no author cited no author cited 0 Historians decide to break a contract with a Providence hotel accused of bad labor practices Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161885 http://hnn.us/article/161885 no author cited no author cited 0 Why we need Black History Month more than ever Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161877 http://hnn.us/article/161877 Denise Oliver Velez Denise Oliver Velez 0 Historian Fritz Stern warns we are facing a dangerous period of social anxiety Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161868 http://hnn.us/article/161868 no author cited no author cited 0 Money for Chattanooga History Museum runs out before any exhibits are built Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161851 http://hnn.us/article/161851 no author cited no author cited 0 Is This the End of the GOP as We Know It? Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:31:23 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/161847 http://hnn.us/article/161847 no author cited no author cited 0