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History Dojo
History gives context to understand out present, and guides us to see our future.
History gives context to understand out present, and guides us to see our future.
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James Baldwin warned us about a blind spot in the American perspective. His insight seems prophetic today.
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PODCAST: John Brown Has One More Thing To Say The final speech by John Brown explains why he led a violent raid on Harper's Ferry, Virginia. Listen and decide for yourself if he was right, or just insane.

The final speech by John Brown explains why he led a violent raid on Harpers Ferry, Virginia. Listen and decide for yourself if he was right, or just insane.
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The Black Codes created a legal form of slavery that could deny the reality of the enslavement and still maintain control over African Americans
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It started with the girls. The history of the American worker is some of the most compelling history I know. The history of the American woman is definitely the most compelling history I know. When you combine the history of the American woman at work,…
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It is commonly understood that slavery is illegal in the United States. If history is any guide to us, we can decide for ourselves if this is true. In fact, as patriots and citizens, we need to decide for ourselves if this is true. One of the lessons of…
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Was John Brown a Hero or a Madman? Your answer reveals a lot about who you are and the value of history in our present day.
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The speech John Lewis never gave raises questions about JFK and his support for Civil Rights.
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John Brown told us why he did it. We are left to decide if he was right.
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A Hero or A Madman? It may be difficult at first to decide if John Brown was a hero or a madman. As history goes, his legacy is still one left undecided and controversial. Today the legacy of John Brown is taught differently in different places. Depending…
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America is best when she fights. Vito Russo knows why to fight. He was an outspoken advocate for LGBTQ+ rights during his life, speaking out about the need for greater awareness to a disease that was ravaging America, but seemingly unimportant at the…
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