History News Network - Front Page History News Network - Front Page articles brought to you by History News Network. Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 Zend_Feed_Writer 2.1.3 (http://framework.zend.com) http://historynewsnetwork.org editor@hnn.us (History News Network) History News Network This Research Suggests Why Historians Have to Begin Acknowledging that Biology Is a Key Factor in a Person’s Politics Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/159929 http://hnn.us/article/159929 John R. Hibbing, Kevin B. Smith, and John R. Alford John R. Hibbing, Kevin B. Smith, and John R. Alford 0 Time to De-Confederatize the Textbook, "The American Journey": An Open Letter to James McPherson Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/blog/153655 http://hnn.us/blog/153655 Jim Loewen Jim Loewen 0 Why Have Germans Taken such a Hard Line with Greece? Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160112 http://hnn.us/article/160112 Louis A. Ferleger and Jonathan Zatlin Louis A. Ferleger and Jonathan Zatlin 0 Post Mortem: Taliban Leader Mullah Omar Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160143 http://hnn.us/article/160143 Brian Glyn Williams Brian Glyn Williams 0 President Truman and the Atom Bomb Decision: “Preventing an Okinawa from One End of Japan to Another” Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/159960 http://hnn.us/article/159960 D. M. Giangreco D. M. Giangreco 0 Harry Truman’s Atomic Bomb Decision: After 70 Years We Need to Get Beyond the Myths Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/159959 http://hnn.us/article/159959 J. Samuel Walker J. Samuel Walker 0 How Watergate’s E. Howard Hunt Made Me a Better Historian Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/159703 http://hnn.us/article/159703 David A. Horowitz David A. Horowitz 0 Hiroshima: What People Think Now Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/10168 http://hnn.us/article/10168 no author cited no author cited 0 The Backstory to U2’s Record of Activism Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160028 http://hnn.us/article/160028 Alan McPherson Alan McPherson 0 As We Head into the GOP Debate, Here's a Question from Jefferson: Are We Voters Up to His Demanding Standards of Virtue? Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160067 http://hnn.us/article/160067 M. Andrew Holowchak M. Andrew Holowchak 0 China’s Building a New Silk Road. Should We Be Worried? Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160008 http://hnn.us/article/160008 Valerie Hansen Valerie Hansen 0 Review of David Sehat’s "The Jefferson Rule: How the Founding Fathers Became Infallible and Our Politics Inflexible" Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160065 http://hnn.us/article/160065 Ron Briley Ron Briley 0 Reading, Pennsylvania, 1973: No Nixon, No Vietnam War, No Miami Dolphins, Just Madcap Show Biz A valentine to community theater set in Reading, PA, which went from lovely city to the poorest in the nation in just 5 decades.

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Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160156 http://hnn.us/article/160156 Bruce Chadwick Bruce Chadwick 0
Roundup Top 10! Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160123 http://hnn.us/article/160123 no author cited no author cited 0 Did Jonathan Pollard Deserve a Life Sentence? Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/796 http://hnn.us/article/796 Edwin Black Edwin Black 0 NYT History Book Reviews: Who Got Noticed this Week? Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160122 http://hnn.us/article/160122 Erik Moshe Erik Moshe 0 On the Amazing Similarity Between the New Texas Textbook Standards and the Textbook, "The Americans": An Open Letter to Gerald A. Danzer Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/blog/153654 http://hnn.us/blog/153654 Jim Loewen Jim Loewen 0 25 Years Ago Saddam Invaded Kuwait. The World Was Never the Same Again. Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/159899 http://hnn.us/article/159899 Tom Clifford Tom Clifford 0 The History Lesson the American Psychological Association Forgot Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160089 http://hnn.us/article/160089 Sarah Bridger Sarah Bridger 0 Understanding Russia Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160079 http://hnn.us/article/160079 Walter Laqueur Walter Laqueur 0 Charleston and the Amok Syndrome Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160073 http://hnn.us/article/160073 Thomas Fleming Thomas Fleming 0 A Terrible Opportunity to Teach America a Civil Rights Lesson Is in Danger of Being Missed Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160064 http://hnn.us/article/160064 Shawn Leigh Alexander Shawn Leigh Alexander 0 Why Something Needs to Be Done About Maryland’s Shameful Monument to Roger Taney Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160063 http://hnn.us/article/160063 Corey M. Brooks Corey M. Brooks 0 Five Myths About Emperor Hirohito Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/159910 http://hnn.us/article/159910 Francis Pike Francis Pike 0 This Is How Politically Inferior Women Were after the American Revolution Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/159935 http://hnn.us/article/159935 Kathleen DuVal Kathleen DuVal 0 “Hamilton” on Broadway – “It Lived Up to the Hype” Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160074 http://hnn.us/article/160074 John Baick John Baick 0 The Meaning of Donald Trump Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/blog/153653 http://hnn.us/blog/153653 Steve Hochstadt Steve Hochstadt 0 Comparative History: Telling A Tale of Two Cities Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/blog/153650 http://hnn.us/blog/153650 Infinity, Limited Infinity, Limited 0 Who “Lost” Cuba? Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160035 http://hnn.us/article/160035 Humberto Fontova Humberto Fontova 0 This Is What the Media Forgot to Mention About Magna Carta Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/159934 http://hnn.us/article/159934 Dr Gillian Polack Dr Gillian Polack 0 Five Myths About Genghis Khan Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/159818 http://hnn.us/article/159818 Frank McLynn Frank McLynn 0 The US Is the Only Advanced Country on Earth that Doesn’t Guarantee Paid Maternity Leave. Why Is that? Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/159708 http://hnn.us/article/159708 Nancy Woloch Nancy Woloch 0 Review of Maurizio Valsania’s “The Limits of Optimism: Thomas Jefferson's Dualistic Enlightenment (Jeffersonian America)” Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/159896 http://hnn.us/article/159896 M. Andrew Holowchak M. Andrew Holowchak 0 Review of Kirsten Powers, "The Silencing: How the Left Is Killing Free Speech" Fox News’s liberal-in-residence argues that the suppression of ideas in contemporary American politics, journalism, and higher education is a major problem.

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Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/159901 http://hnn.us/article/159901 Luther Spoehr Luther Spoehr 0
A Couple of Cold Ones: Drinking Your Way through Literary History Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:58:04 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/160092 http://hnn.us/article/160092 Bruce Chadwick Bruce Chadwick 0