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Three Great Americans You Need To Know About, Part One: Langston Hughes

Poetry is not something that most people read. Let’s be honest, when was the last time you, or anyone you…

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10 Innocent People Who Were Executed, Part Seven: Leo Jones

The execution of a person who can show that he is innocent comes perilously close to simple murder.

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Three Things You Need To Know About Harriet Tubman

Three lessons from a critical patriot.

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Subversive Bands: Billy Holiday and “Strange Fruit”

A song to remind us of a sad and sadistic tradition in American history.

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Subversive Bands, Part Three: Gil Scott Heron, “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised”

The revolution will not be a re-run brothers.

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10 Innocent People Who Were Executed, Part One: Carlos De Luna

If such an event had occurred … the innocent’s name would be shouted from the rooftops.

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Podcast: The Secret Massacre

This is the first podcast from Historydojo. For more podcasts and early access, go to Patreon.com/historydodjo.

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“Resistance to tyranny is obedience to God.”

The Trial of Susan B. Anthony

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Racist Medical History

The United States has routinely and frequently used African Americans for human experimentation.

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Political Cartoon: Mike Luckovich

Cartoons are often primary sources to understand history. What will future generations say about the present?

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The Secret Massacre, Part Two