American history

Best Wishes On This Native American Day

Best Wishes On This Native American Day

“Only after the last tree has been cut down, only after the last river has been poisoned, only after the last fish has been caught, only then will you find money cannot be eaten.” ~ Cree Prophecy
Is Murder The New Merchandising?

Is Murder The New Merchandising?

This week we saw apologies for racism, homophobia and even and apology from Sarah Palin. But corporations continued to turn their stupidity into marketing opportunities. Is there a limit or not?

#OWS, Class Warfare And A History Lesson On The Bonus Army Of The 1930's

Rachel Maddow and New York Magazine's Frank Rich did a wonderful job of giving her viewers a little history lesson for those who are not already aware of the struggles, protests and turmoil that Americans experienced when they were living through similar times as we are now with severe income disparity, a government that was only responsive to the ultra-rich and and uprisings that eerily resemble what we're seeing now with the Occupy Wall Street movement.

Perry: 'We Fought The Revolution In The 16th Century'

Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry says debates aren't his strong suit, but apparently history isn't either. Speaking at the Beta Theta Pi fraternity on Dartmouth College's campus after Tuesday night's The Washington Post/Bloomberg