history

Past politicians, legislation and political movements have changed the course of history in ways both big and small. Welcome to our blast to the past.

Nathalia Ramos7 hours ago
My Jaw Dropping Day Reliving Spanish History and the Transition to Democracy
A few days ago I got a text from a close family friend asking if I wanted to go on a tour of the Congreso de los Diputados. Of course I accepted, not thinking much of it. It wasn’t until I arrived tha...
Visiting the Holocaust Museum
“Think about what you saw.” Those are the words posted outside of the entrance to the Holocaust Museum in Washington DC. I can think of none more fitting. It’s one thing to know what happened, quite a...
Josh Cheon4 days ago
Why We Fight, Korea VS Japan: What Shinzo Abe wants the World to Forget
“Koreans are below us, they need to be ruled, or else they go crazy.” Introduction: The usual story. It has been some time since outsiders have taken my hometown. They beat my neighbours, right in fro...
PAT CHANEY9 days ago
A History of California Buffalo Soldiers
BUFFALO SOLDIER Buffalo Soldier, Dreadlock Rasta "There was a Buffalo Soldier Stolen from Africa brought to America Fighting on Arrival, Fighting for Survival" -Bob Marley/1983 Recently I had a very S...
PAT CHANEY12 days ago
The Black Cowboys: Melanin Metamorphosis
Early American Western Cowboys descended from a blend of Spaniards, Criollos, and Native Americans. The Wild West was wide open and people from all over were pouring in while the getting was good to s...
Hitarth Raval15 days ago
Make America Great (Again?)
A lot of my batch-mates and friends from the school time have moved to the USA in search for a better future—and it's a great step towards a rewarding life. However, whenever I have a conversation wit...
Tiara Jade16 days ago
The 'C' Word
They made us hold the name coolie like a cutlass it bit us coming to Guyana – From "Coolie" by Rajiv Mohabir For as long as I can remember, the word "coolie" has been thrown around casually when refer...
Rich Monetti20 days ago
Kings Who Kill Their Own
Peter the Great and Ottoman Sultans
Rich Monetti21 days ago
The Real Dracula – A Saint in His Homeland
If you ever happen to go to the resting place of Vlad III in Snagov, Romania, one must tread lightly. You definitely do not want to offend the saintly deference the sight and its occupant are given. S...
Shandi Pacea month ago
Apollo 11: Why Landing a Man on the Moon Mattered
“That’s one small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind.” When Neil Armstrong stepped foot on the Moon in July of 1969, the world took a large sigh of relief. It had taken a lot of time, money,...
Selena Vazqueza month ago
Authority and the Truth
Truth is defined as a judgment or idea that is true or accepted as true. The two areas of knowledge examples I will be talking about are the history of immigration in the United States as well as the ...
Johann Hollara month ago
Anti-Christian Is Not Anti-American
Being a history major with a philosophy minor, I have been meaning to spread my thoughts on both matters. This will be the first in what I am hoping to be a successful series. My first piece, as you c...
Catherine Agatia month ago
Before Queen Elizabeth, There Was Princess Elizabeth
She was stern, she was smart and cunning, she cared for her people among all else, she refused to be tricked or used, and she was The Virgin Queen. Queen Elizabeth 1 did not pop out of the ground one ...
Queen Elizabeth Has Legal Custody of Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor
The royal family has hundred of royal rules and traditions that other families don't have. Most of the rules go back hundreds of years, and are still observed today. One of those rules dates back to 1...
Dr. Williamsa month ago
Pre-Determined Destinies
Of all our founding fathers it was Thomas Jefferson who understood that education was vital for the preservation of our liberty. He also knew that the abuses of power would undermine, and eventually d...
Maya Ann2 months ago
What, to the American Slave, Is Your Fourth of July?
I have two very important and interesting questions that I want you to answer before AND after you read this article. What, to the American Slave, is the your Fourth of July? Is the Fourth of July tru...
Skyler Sneathen2 months ago
Germans Did Not Create the Concentration Camp
By now you all know of ​US Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's remarks...”​The United States is running concentration camps on our southern border and that is exactly what they are—they are conc...
Luke Rodgers2 months ago
A Democratic War
Democracy started a couple millennium ago, back in 500 B.C. in the ancient Greek city of Athens, created by an Athenian named Cleisthenes. All men, whether rich or poor, were allowed to vote by the Go...