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This Week in History, Week of April 23-29, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” ~George Orwell Week of April 23-29, 2018   April 23 1635 - The oldest U.S....

This Week in History: April 16-22, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of April 16-22, 2018 April 16 1862 - The U.S. Confederate Congress approves...

This Week in History: April 9-15, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of April 9-15, 2018 April 9 1682 - Robert La Salle claims the...

This Week in History: April 2-8, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of April 2-8, 2018 April 2 1792 - The Coinage Act is passed...

This Week in History: March 26-April 1, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of March 26-April 1, 2018 March 26 1790 - Congress passes the Naturalization...

This Week in History: March 19-25, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of March 19-25, 2018 March 19 1831 - The City Bank of New...

This Week in History: March 12-18, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of March 12-18, 2018 March 12 1664 - The first naturalization act is...

This Week in History: March 5-11, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of March 5-11, 2018 March 5 1770 - During the “Boston Massacre,” British...

This Week in History: Feb. 26-March 4, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of Feb. 26-March 4, 2018 February 26 1732 - The first Catholic mass...

America’s Political Inheritance Courtesy FDR’s Socialist and Soviet Policy Makers

We are the political descendants of Franklin Delano Roosevelt who left us an inheritance in 1944, an economic Bill of Rights, alternatively dubbed the "Second Bill of Rights". Written with Columbia law professor Adolf...

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