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This Week in History: Sept. 4-10, 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 Sept. 4-10, 2017 September 4 1781 - Los Angeles, California, is founded...

This Week in History: August 28-Sept. 3, 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 August 28-Sept. 3, 2017 August 28 1609 - Henry Hudson discovers and...

History Tells a Different Story of General Robert E. Lee

By James E. Lee Some history to correct the current smears on the name of a great American with whom I share a surname. Robert E. Lee was from one of the founding families of this...

This Week in History: August 21-27, 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 August 21-27, 2017 August 21 1831 - The Nat Turner slave revolt...

Nikki Haley is to Blame for Violence Across the Country

Nikki Haley is to Blame for Violence Across the Country by Temerity Forthright In July 2015, Nikki Haley (then the South Carolina Governor) signed legislation to remove the Confederate flag from the state capitol grounds after...

Bizarre Aviation Mystery – 75 Years Later

Bizarre Aviation Mystery – 75 Years Later By Dianne Hermann One of the most bizarre aviation mysteries of all time remains unsolved, and unknown to most people. It happened 75 years ago, five years after Amelia...

This Week in History: August 14-20, 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 August 14-20, 2017 August 14 1911 - Senate leaders begin rotating the...

This Week in History: August 7-13, 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 August 7-13, 2017 August 7 1782 - George Washington creates the Order...

This Week in History: July 31-August 6, 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 July 31-August 6, 2017 July 31 1792 - The cornerstone is laid...

This Week in History: July 24-30, 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 July 24-30, 2017 July 24 1758 - George Washington is admitted to...

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