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This Week in History: March 13-19, 2017

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past, for human events ever resemble those of preceding times.” Machiavelli Week of March 13-19, 2017 March 13 1868 - The Senate begins President Andrew...

This Week in History: March 6-12, 2107

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past, for human events ever resemble those of preceding times.” Machiavelli Week of March 6-12, 2017 March 6 1831 - Edgar Allan Poe is removed...

This Week in History: Feb. 27-March 5, 2017

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past, for human events ever resemble those of preceding times.” Machiavelli Week of February 27-March 5, 2017 February 27 1813 - Congress authorizes the use...

This Week in History: Feb. 20-26, 2017

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past, for human events ever resemble those of preceding times.” Machiavelli Week of February 20-26, 2017 February 20 1792 - The U.S. postal service is...

This Week in History: Feb. 13-19, 2017

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past, for human events ever resemble those of preceding times.” Machiavelli Week of February 13-19, 2017 February 13 1795 - The University of North Carolina...

President Reagan Shut Down Berkeley Riots in 1969

Berkeley was the scene of riots in 1969. Times were very different and the situation then and now isn't really comparable. The country was in the midst of riots by domestic terrorists like Bill...

This Week in History: Feb. 6-12, 2017

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past, for human events ever resemble those of preceding times.” Machiavelli Week of February 6-12, 2017 February 6 1693 - A royal charter is granted...

This Week in History: Jan. 30-Feb. 5, 2017

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past, for human events ever resemble those of preceding times.” Machiavelli Week of January 30-February 5, 2017 January 30 1798 - The first brawl in...

This Week in History: Jan. 23-29, 2017

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past, for human events ever resemble those of preceding times.” Machiavelli Week of January 23-29, 2017 January 23 1812 - A 7.8 earthquake shakes New...

This Week in History: Jan. 16-22, 2017

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past, for human events ever resemble those of preceding times.” Machiavelli Week of January 16-22, 2017 January 16 1847 - John C. Frémont is appointed...

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