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History isn't a 'useless' major. It teaches critical thinking, something America needs plenty more of - LA Times

History isn't a 'useless' major. It teaches critical thinking, something America needs plenty more of

Alamo metal plaqueHistory isn't a 'useless' major. It teaches critical thinking, something America needs plenty more of - LA Times

Our House Divided: What U.S. Schools Don't Teach About U.S.-Style Apartheid

Here are a group of African Americans protesting of how the board of education is set up. They are going against how their children are being treated in school.

If We Knew Our History Series

The Zinn Education Project’s “If We Knew Our History” series features articles by teachers, journalists, and scholars that highlight inadequacies in the history textbooks published by giant corpora…

A People’s History of Muslims in the United States

By Alison Kysia When I teach history related to Islam or Muslims in the United States, I begin by asking students what names they associate with these terms. The list is consistent year after year.

Historically Black - Podcasts #SoJustHistory

The Historically Black podcast brings objects and their stories to life through interviews, archival sound and music.

W. E. B. Du Bois to Malcolm X: The Untold History of the Movement to Ban the Bomb

Coretta Scott King (R) with Women Strike for Peace founder Dagmar Wilson (L) in a march on the United Nations Plaza, New York City, Nov. Image: © Bettmann/CORBIS, used with permission.

Lying to Children About the California Missions and the Indians

Mural titled Preaching and Farming at Mission Dolores by Anton Refregier. The mural location is Mission and Spear, South of Market.

Who Cooked the Last Supper? by Rosalind Miles | PenguinRandomHouse.com  Amazing book I had to share from Penguin Random House

Who Cooked the Last Supper? by Rosalind Miles

Who Cooked the Last Supper: The Women's History of the World by Rosalind Miles. I would love to read this.

History as a Weapon: The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter Godwin Woodson

History as a Weapon: The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter Godwin Woodson

It's time to take the 'great' white men of science off their pedestals

It's time to take the 'great' white men of science off their pedestals

Of course the Oxford statue of Rhodes should fall but what about novelist HG Wells, and ‘father of gynaecology’ J Marion Sims, too, asks Harvard medical school fellow Yarden Katz

Historically Black Podcast | APM Reports

The Historically Black podcast brings objects and their stories to life through interviews, archival sound and music.