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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...

This Week in History: Jan. 9-15, 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 9-15, 2017 January 9 1793 - The first hot-air balloon...

America’s First Great War Against Islamic Terrorists

From about the sixteenth to the nineteenth centuries, the Ottoman Empire maintained control of the Mediterranean Sea primarily through the capitals of three of its provinces –Algiers, Tunis, and Tripoli. These three cities, including...

This Week in History: Jan 2-8, 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 2-8, 2017 January 2 1811 - U.S. Senator Timothy Pickering is...

This Week in History

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for the future.” – Ronald Reagan Week of December 19-25, 2016 December 19 1732 - Benjamin Franklin, under the pseudonym of...

This Week in History

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for the future.” – Ronald Reagan Week of December 12-18, 2016 December 12 1791 - The Bank of the United States,...
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