Friday, 19 August , 2022

US History

“Gangsters of Capitalism”: Jonathan Katz on the Parallels Between Jan. 6...

January 26, 2022 We speak to award-winning journalist Jonathan Katz about his new book “Gangsters of Capitalism: Smedley Butler, the Marines, and the Making and...

The True History Behind ‘The Plot Against America’

Philip Roth’s classic novel, newly adapted by HBO, envisions a world in which Charles Lindbergh wins the 1940 presidential election By Meilan Solly Associate Editor, History March 16,...

This Was the Worst Slaughter of Native Americans in US History....

The 1863 Bear River Massacre decimated the Northwestern Band of the Shoshones but was overshadowed by the Civil War By Dana Hedgpeth The Washington Post 26 September...

New Evidence Implicates CIA, LAPD, FBI and Mafia as Plotters in...

By Jeremy Kuzmarov September 1, 2021 photo: washingtonpost.com; collage courtesy of Steve Brown Yet even after over 50 years, high government officials like Vice President Kamala Harris...

Cuban Exile Told Sons He Trained Oswald, JFK’s Accused Assassin, at...

By Nora Gamez Torres / Miami Herald Oct. 30, 2021 photo: Ricardo Morales, known as "Monkey," second left, and his "cleanup" crew posing with CIA-provided sniper...

The removal of Jefferson’s statue. A shame for America and the...

The removal of Jefferson’s statue is a gift to the political right By Tom Mackaman 19 October 2021   New York City will remove from City Hall a...

100 years since the Battle of Blair Mountain

By Andy Thompson, Jerry White 9 September 2021 This month marks the 100th anniversary since the end of the Battle of Blair Mountain in 1921, when...

The two American Revolutions in world history

By David North 4 July 2020 Today marks the 244th anniversary of the public proclamation of the Declaration of Independence, on July 4, 1776, which established...

Hands off the monuments to Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln and Grant!

22 June 2020 In recent weeks, participants in demonstrations against police violence in the United States have demanded the removal of monuments to Confederate leaders...

US: The largest uprising since the ’60s

A Class Rebellion: Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor on How Racism & Racial Terrorism Fueled Nationwide Anger June 01, 2020 In the largest nationwide uprising since the 1960s, protesters...