History News Network - Front Page History News Network - Front Page articles brought to you by History News Network. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 Zend_Feed_Writer 2.1.3 (http://framework.zend.com) http://historynewsnetwork.org editor@hnn.us (History News Network) History News Network Donate to HNN Today HNN puts events into historical perspective. If you share our vision, this is an opportunity to show it by taking action and making a donation today]]> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157652 http://hnn.us/article/157652 no author cited no author cited 0 Was our policy toward Cuba a disaster? Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157920 http://hnn.us/article/157920 HNN Editor HNN Editor 0 How Two Historians Responded to Racism in Mississippi Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/blog/153548 http://hnn.us/blog/153548 Jim Loewen Jim Loewen 0 Who Knows Eric Fair? ]]> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/blog/153558 http://hnn.us/blog/153558 There's No There There There's No There There 0 no title provided Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us// http://hnn.us// no author cited no author cited 0 The Joyless Recoveries in the UK and the USA Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/blog/153550 http://hnn.us/blog/153550 Iwan Morgan Iwan Morgan 0 The Surprising Reason Why Racial Inequality Is so Great in the United States. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157793 http://hnn.us/article/157793 Graziella Bertocchi and Arcangelo Dimico Graziella Bertocchi and Arcangelo Dimico 0 How the NCSS Sold Out Social Studies and History Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157845 http://hnn.us/article/157845 Alan Singer Alan Singer 0 The CIA's Phony Defense Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157878 http://hnn.us/article/157878 John Prados John Prados 0 Are We on the Verge of the Death Spiral that Produced the English Revolution of 1642-1649? Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157822 http://hnn.us/article/157822 Eric Nelson Eric Nelson 0 Dick Cheney’s David Frost Moment Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/blog/153549 http://hnn.us/blog/153549 Mark Byrnes's Facing Backwards Mark Byrnes's Facing Backwards 0 Just How Much Does the Economy Affect the Outcome of Presidential Elections? 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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157784 http://hnn.us/article/157784 Lawrence Davidson Lawrence Davidson 0 Was Jefferson a “Scientific Racist”? Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157599 http://hnn.us/article/157599 M. Andrew Holowchak M. Andrew Holowchak 0 We Will Always Give a Damn: Gone with the Wind at 75 Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157865 http://hnn.us/article/157865 Bruce Chadwick Bruce Chadwick 0 John Huston and Fifty Years of Hollywood History Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157864 http://hnn.us/article/157864 Bruce Chadwick Bruce Chadwick 0 Roundup Top 10! Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157861 http://hnn.us/article/157861 no author cited no author cited 0 Dear Mitch McConnell: It’s Time to End the Filibuster Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157752 http://hnn.us/article/157752 Jeremy C. Young Jeremy C. Young 0 What if Americans Outlawed Private Gun Ownership? Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157794 http://hnn.us/article/157794 Jeff Roquen Jeff Roquen 0 Obama Should Model His Ukraine Policy on the Work of These Three Leaders Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157762 http://hnn.us/article/157762 Walter G. Moss Walter G. Moss 0 Lessons of the Foreign Policy Disasters of the Last Twenty Years Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157666 http://hnn.us/article/157666 William Polk William Polk 0 Happy Holidays, President Obama! Harding Pardoned Debs So Why Not Pardon Snowden and Manning Too? ]]> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/blog/153547 http://hnn.us/blog/153547 There's No There There There's No There There 0 The Genius of American Evangelicalism Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157580 http://hnn.us/article/157580 Matthew Avery Sutton Matthew Avery Sutton 0 Theodore Roosevelt’s Biggest Mistake Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157792 http://hnn.us/article/157792 Harry Lembeck Harry Lembeck 0 This Historian Has Written Six Books About Wartime Christmases. Now He Explains Why. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157235 http://hnn.us/article/157235 Stanley Weintraub Stanley Weintraub 0 This Is What Ken Burns Neglected to Tell You About Eleanor Roosevelt Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157795 http://hnn.us/article/157795 Mary Jo Binker and Brigid O'Farrell Mary Jo Binker and Brigid O'Farrell 0 How Netanyahu Committed Political Suicide Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157788 http://hnn.us/article/157788 Dr. Alon Ben-Meir Dr. Alon Ben-Meir 0 Review of Tavis Smiley's “Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Final Year” Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157423 http://hnn.us/article/157423 Michael Honey Michael Honey 0 Why Is It Congress Seems Concerned with Families Only When Sex Trafficking Is at Issue? Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157661 http://hnn.us/article/157661 Jessica R. Pliley Jessica R. Pliley 0 Does the Congress of Vienna Deserve to Be Remembered as a Refuge of Reactionaries? Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157659 http://hnn.us/article/157659 Dr. Yoav J. Tenembaum Dr. Yoav J. Tenembaum 0 The Ruins of Entertainment’s ‘Borscht Belt’ of the 1960s Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157800 http://hnn.us/article/157800 Bruce Chadwick Bruce Chadwick 0 The Tough Guy Screen Detectives of the 1930s and 1940s Are Back Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:12 +0000 http://hnn.us/article/157819 http://hnn.us/article/157819 Bruce Chadwick Bruce Chadwick 0