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It's laudable that academics actually have an interest in a political philosophy which is usually either disdained or ignored in academia. Nevertheless, their failure to comprehend the Trump Administration shows that they are still struggling with it. This bewilderment was on display recently at the annual ...
WASHINGTON--neo-Nazis, including the one who fatally ran down counter-protester Heather Heyer with his car, were part of the infamous "alt-right" riot in Charlottesville, VA., last August. Now, a panel of Historians says there are more parallels than people realize between the U.S. "alt-right" and its allies ...

(CNN) When the walls were closing on Richard Nixon during his final months in office, the White House and its allies clung to an argument that tearing down the president, a charge they leveled frequently against the press and his congressional inquisitors, was indistinguishable from an attack on the ...
Historians insist that the number of victims of the Holodomor in Ukraine is at least 7 million people, director general of the National Museum "Memorial of Victims of the Holodomor" candidate of historical sciences Olesia Stasiuk said during a press conference at the Ukrinform news agency.
Notably, a session titled "Immigration Control and Resistance: Historicizing the Present Moment, a Conversation between Historians and activists" asked participants to consider what "Historians as scholars and teachers" can "learn from legal advocates, social workers, and community organizers" who work ...
The panelists, all academic Historians, credited Burns and Novick with including some North Vietnamese veterans but questioned any attempt to tell the full story of the Vietnam War without an explicit critical interpretation. Such a perspective, or perspectives, are crucial in the name of history, they said, and ...

Late last year, some Washington Lobbyists working pro bono to get a resolution through Congress approached us for support. They asked for our support as co-directors of Historians Against slavery because the resolution is right in HAS's wheelhouse: it condemns open slave trading in Libya. Their desire ...
The Historians' panel on 1968 counter-reaction covered Mexico, Japan, Argentina, and West Germany, discussing events such as Mexican troops shooting down students at the Autonomous National University outside Mexico City. But on the introductory panel, American University historian Ibram Kendi ...
Those ideas, still controversial in some corners, have given way to the association's Career Diversity for Historians initiative. That initiative is based on part on the five skills AHA -- with input of Historians working across sectors -- has determined all Ph.D.s need to succeed in whatever paths they choose:.
Ibram X. Kendi is a professor of international relations in the school of International Service and a professor of history at the College of arts and sciences at American University. He is the author of Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America, which won the 2016 National ...
Drew Gilpin Faust speaks to reporters after being introduced as the 28th president of Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts February 11, 2007. Credit: Adam Hunger/Reuters. Historians study the beginnings of things, even their first work experiences. For the latest in Reuters' "First jobs" series, ...
Suzanne Lynn Marchand is a historian at Louisiana State University. She was interviewed by the History News Network's Rick Shenkman on January 4, 2018 at the annual meeting of the American Historical Association after chairing the panel, "Historians Behaving Badly: intellectual Citizenship, ...
Historians Barbara Moreau, Heather Zbikowski and Frank Parks pose by the statue in the Toms River branch of the Ocean County Library. (Photo by Chris Lundy). OCEAN COUNTY - How many monuments are there in Ocean County? That was a simple enough question that led to a three-year scavenger ...
civil war Historians counter that the vast majority of blacks who served in the Confederacy were slaves working as cooks, servants, laborers. A very small number, some Historians say, did serve as armed soldiers, but only because they were forced into doing so. They argue the myth of blacks volunteering ...
Teaching Conservatism in the Age of Trump. Historians who teach U.S. conservatism say their jobs got a lot harder last year but that Trump's presidency also provides new opportunities for student engagement.
aviation Historians are fuming that a Second World War RAF fighter plane found in an African desert has been given a "hideous" makeover, complete with lurid paint and shark's teeth. In May 2012, Polish oil company worker Jakub Perka was on an expedition in Al Wadi al Jadidi, 200 miles from the nearest ...
Historians said that while Churchill and Mr. Trump shared certain characteristics, the broader comparison was unsupported. It is true that Churchill made many political enemies before World War II, said Susan Pedersen, a professor of British history at Columbia University. He was also "more self-regarding ...

While helping these Historians adapt their work, Rosenwald has noticed a swelling sentiment. "There has been a realization among Historians that we cannot continue to cede the public arena to political commentators and politicians who are reaching larger audiences," he tells me. "If we don't start shaping ...
DeLucia wants to share with her readers the story that has not been told, or at least the one that is seldom told, and thus is known only by dedicated Historians and truth-seekers not satisfied with "conventional wisdom" that's often slanted, rhetorical bunk. DeLucia's book helps clear the familiar one-sided ...
After hurricanes, Nebraska National Guard Historians document citizen soldiers' stories. By Steve Liewer / World-Herald staff writer ... With little fanfare, four Guard Historians deployed alongside them. Their job was to record for posterity the stories of the citizen soldiers from the affected areas who answered ...
OAH Historians say events of the past year show they were right to ... for the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Organization of American Historians.
Under the law, the duties of governmental Historians are to research and write; teach and hold public presentations; preserve local history and ...
Adolf Hitler (1889 - 1945), leader of the National socialist German workers' Party (NSDAP), strikes a pose in the 1920s for photographer ...
There are a couple of new books out this month that demonstrate, at least to me, the difficulties of being a historian in turbulent political times.
Tricia Gregory and Mary Ellen La Rocca uncork wine bottles. Credits: Photo courtesy of Mike Chaves. The annual meeting of the North Salem ...
The first section of Battery A in 1919. "It was said that Battery A was the best artillery battery in the entire United States Army," says Capt. Gabriel ...
Sauk County historian Bill Schuette discusses the life of Frank Pettis as a drummer boy Nov. 7 at the Reedsburg Public Library.
In its third year, History Camp Iowa is a daylong series of presentations from a mix of professional and amateur Historians who share their ...
Though Helena had a black mayor before it was even incorporated, local Historians say former Liberian refugee Wilmot Collins may be the first ...
Green Lawn Cemetery is among the oldest in Ohio and is a destination for Historians, bird-watchers and graveyard enthusiasts. Scenes from ...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Historians are trying to save the historic VanLandingham estate that has stood in Plaza Midwood for more than 100 years.
The comments drew an instant failing grade from many Historians, who have spent decades documenting the central role of slavery in causing ...
Edmonton, Canada--According to a report in The International Business Times, an international group of Historians of Indian Mathematics ...
A section of Historians in Kerala on Tuesday disputed the Centre's move to announce Odisha's 1817 Paika rebellion as the "First war of ...
Historians were shocked to learn that it had landed in such a vulnerable location. Lewis told the Press Democrat that it had been irresponsible ...
The small study, published by the Stanford History education Group on the Social science Research Network, pitted Ph.D.-level Historians ...
The small study, published by the Stanford History education Group on the Social science Research Network, pitted Ph.D.-level Historians ...
The last of the classified government documents tied to former President John F. Kennedy's assassination in Dallas are expected to be made ...
TOULON - Two longtime Stark County genealogical Society members, Floyd Ham and Don Schmidt, both of Toulon, will be recognized at the ...
At 21, bomb aimer Johnny Johnson lay in the nose of a Lancaster to play his part in one of the most daring raids of the Second World War.
History is a battlefield in the contentious independence standoff between Spain and Catalan secessionists, pressed into service by each, ...
Historians of Indian mathematics challenge findings around the age and importance of a manuscript thought to contain the oldest known zero.
Historians and archaeologists suspected that the cameo glass was made by a process requiring blown glass, but Whiteley says he's uncovered ...
A group of 15 third- to sixth-grade students participated in Sterling-Rock Falls Historical Society's weeklong Junior Historians program this ...
Chief Stan Grier of the Piikani Nation, center, and other tribal leaders present a petition to Yellowstone National Park deputy superintendent Pat ...
A new report from the Stanford History education Group finds that fact checkers read less but learn more - far outpacing Historians and top ...
The world will soon have more insight into a case that has captivated Historians, government officials, reporters, and conspiracy theorists for ...
The Dayton Historical Society welcomes businesses and individuals to help with a project to enhance the City of Dayton. The Society is selling ...
A survey of Historians has found that their relatively slow adoption of new technologies has "as much to do with a lack of resources" as ...
To Thomas A. Reppetto, an author and police historian, the very fact of the exhibit -- "Unlikely Historians: Materials Collected by NYPD ...


 

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