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Brazil Acknowledged History of Slavery in the Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony
Including Brazil's history of slavery in the opening ceremony brought cheers from many on Twitter.
Do the allegations of sexual misconduct against Herbert Aptheker reflect badly on his books?
by Jesse Lemisch
Jesse Lemisch's response to Mark Solomon.
Thomas Bailey Project: Historical Myths to Beware Of!
by HNN Editor
In the spirit of historian Thomas Bailey, whenever we come across articles in either scholarly journals or the media that purport to debunk myths of history we will post them on the site. They'll be listed here.
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