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This Little-Known Peruvian Civilization Built Pyramids as Old as Ancient Egypt's - HISTORY

This Little-Known Peruvian Civilization Built Pyramids as Old as Ancient Egypt's - HISTORY


Via: kavika  •  History & Sociology  •  47 Comments  •  3 days ago

Louisiana's Poverty Point Earthworks Show Early Native Americans Were 'Incredible Engineers' |Smart News    | Smithsonian Magazine

Louisiana's Poverty Point Earthworks Show Early Native Americans Were 'Incredible Engineers' |Smart News | Smithsonian Magazine


Via: kavika  •  History & Sociology  •  15 Comments  •  6 days ago

History : The End ? Of The Slave Trade

History : The End ? Of The Slave Trade


By: john-russell  •  History & Sociology  •  3 Comments  •  2 months ago

Canada's Governor-General Mary Simon's Father - A Reason Why She Is Exceptional

Canada's Governor-General Mary Simon's Father - A Reason Why She Is Exceptional


By: buzz-of-the-orient  •  History & Sociology  •  5 Comments  •  2 months ago

This was an email sent to me by my brother - A long read, but worth it.  Governor General Mary Simon's Father: Bob May; legend of the Eastern Arctic as Hudson Bay post manager --born  in...
This Day In History

This Day In History


Via: john-russell  •  History & Sociology  •  14 Comments  •  3 months ago

Silent Sam and other Civil War monuments rose on race

Silent Sam and other Civil War monuments rose on race


Via: john-russell  •  History & Sociology  •  2 Comments  •  3 months ago

Statue of Canada residential schools architect toppled in Toronto

Statue of Canada residential schools architect toppled in Toronto


Via: hallux  •  History & Sociology  •  8 Comments  •  3 months ago

Good!
1619 - The Year That Changed America

1619 - The Year That Changed America


Via: john-russell  •  History & Sociology  •  50 Comments  •  4 months ago

I am not going to suggest that this is a momentous article in terms of Newstalkers discussions, but I am posting it as a counterpoint to the constant drumbeat we get from two members in...
Which US presidents actually tried to benefit Native Americans? Here’s what history says.

Which US presidents actually tried to benefit Native Americans? Here’s what history says.


Via: hallux  •  History & Sociology  •  9 Comments  •  4 months ago

Three presidents get some praise: John Quincy Adams, Calvin Coolidge and Richard Nixon
Inside Egypt's 3,000-year-old 'lost golden city'

Inside Egypt's 3,000-year-old 'lost golden city'


Via: perrie-halpern  •  History & Sociology  •  7 Comments  •  5 months ago

Why The 1950's Were Not So Great   -  Why The South Must Prevail by William F Buckley

Why The 1950's Were Not So Great - Why The South Must Prevail by William F Buckley


By: john-russell  •  History & Sociology  •  209 Comments  •  5 months ago

In August of 1957 William F Buckley of the conservative magazine The National Review wrote an article advocating for racial discrimination in voting rights.  Why The South Must Prevail by...
The Four-Legged Marine Who Became a Korean War Hero - HISTORY

The Four-Legged Marine Who Became a Korean War Hero - HISTORY


Via: kavika  •  History & Sociology  •  7 Comments  •  7 months ago

I live in Ocala, Florida the horse capital of the world. In Marion County, there are over 700 horse farms. Ocala International Airport has no commercial flights, it is dedicated to private planes...
MBTI (Myers-Briggs) Part II: What Personality Type Are You?  NT users'  results revealed! (& some other fascinating stuff)

MBTI (Myers-Briggs) Part II: What Personality Type Are You? NT users' results revealed! (& some other fascinating stuff)


By: krishna  •  History & Sociology  •  63 Comments  •  8 months ago

[Scroll down to see what type various people on NT are....] If you missed it, Part I is HERE. Part III :  MBTI Myers-Briggs Personality Test - Part III: The "Secret" of each...
A HISTORY LESSON IN PHOTOS 

A HISTORY LESSON IN PHOTOS 


By: buzz-of-the-orient  •  History & Sociology  •  62 Comments  •  8 months ago

A HISTORY LESSON IN PHOTOS   BUZZ NOTE:  There were emailed to me by my brother.  . A photo can be worth a thousand words, but historical...
What Personality Type Are You? The MBTI  ("Myers Briggs Typology Indicator") - PART I of V

What Personality Type Are You? The MBTI ("Myers Briggs Typology Indicator") - PART I of V


By: krishna  •  History & Sociology  •  300 Comments  •  9 months ago

There are various differing theories of personality-- and personality types. One that I find both interesting and useful is...
Donald Trump voters are also my voters, says former KKK leader David Duke

Donald Trump voters are also my voters, says former KKK leader David Duke


Via: krishna  •  History & Sociology  •  9 Comments  •  11 months ago

Do You Ever Read Or Watch Shakespeare's plays ?

Do You Ever Read Or Watch Shakespeare's plays ?


By: john-russell  •  History & Sociology  •  9 Comments  •  last year

Although it's probably not true, it seems to me that the internet era has diminished the effect of people like Shakespeare, and other historical figures of literature, art, and music.  Today...
Boomers, Gen X, Gen Y, and Gen Z Explained

Boomers, Gen X, Gen Y, and Gen Z Explained


Via: tig  •  History & Sociology  •  48 Comments  •  last year

Given this is an election year, it seems appropriate to consider the mix of the electorate in terms of generational characteristics.   Currently the largest voting bloc generation is  the Gen Y's...
Hiroshima at 75: bitter row persists over US decision to drop the bomb

Hiroshima at 75: bitter row persists over US decision to drop the bomb


Via: john-russell  •  History & Sociology  •  17 Comments  •  last year

Seventy-five years after it   dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima , the Enola Gay stands, restored and gleaming, as a museum exhibit close to Washington’s Dulles airport. It was not always so...
The World of Insanity 2020

The World of Insanity 2020


By: msaubrey-aka-ahyoka  •  History & Sociology  •  125 Comments  •  last year

The world is completely insane right now. Politics and the alleged agendas. The protests, BLM movement, riots, looting, hate.... The stupid ass arguments between people over it all is just nuts....
The Surprisingly Cool History of Ice | Mental Floss

The Surprisingly Cool History of Ice | Mental Floss


Via: john-russell  •  History & Sociology  •  23 Comments  •  last year

Francis Scott Key and the Third Stanza - Believe It Or Don't

Francis Scott Key and the Third Stanza - Believe It Or Don't


By: john-russell  •  History & Sociology  •  2 Comments  •  last year

https://4.bp.blogspot.com/-xLYiytV8xW4/WGp_Q2Z5rMI/AAAAAAAAmrQ/hCgFuJ4MCiMZDfYhb65zzh8HhEdLBFxuQCLcB/s1600/banner.jpg - - - Third stanza of the star spangled banner And where is that...
These Things Were Considered Normal 100 Years Ago –

These Things Were Considered Normal 100 Years Ago –


Via: john-russell  •  History & Sociology  •  8 Comments  •  last year

www.history-a2z.com   /these-things-were-considered-normal-100-years-ago/ These Things Were Considered Normal 100 Years Ago – History A2Z . For humans beings, evolution is the...
The Omega Man: A Prophetic Cautionary Tale

The Omega Man: A Prophetic Cautionary Tale


By: perrie-halpern  •  History & Sociology  •  86 Comments  •  last year

This is a Great True Story

This is a Great True Story


By: buzz-of-the-orient  •  History & Sociology  •  13 Comments  •  last year

BUZZ NOTE:  This should be baseball season time, so here is a story about a baseball player who would never have qualified as a player for the Cooperstown Hall of Fame, but something of his adorns...
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