• Did Squanto meet Pocahontas in London?

    by E. M. Rose

    Circumstantial evidence suggests that they met when they were staying only a few hundred yards down the street from each other in the homes of men with interlocking business interests.

  • The Modern Invention of Thanksgiving

    It might still come as a surprise to hear that Thanksgiving as we know it was deliberately invented in the nineteenth century.

  • On Thanksgiving Day, Remember Fast Day

    by Dean Grodzins

    Americans have forgotten Fast Day, although it once was as important a holiday as Thanksgiving. In fact, it was paired with Thanksgiving and considered its necessary complement.