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The Broken Faces And Haunted Landscapes Of America’s Dust Bowl

The Broken Faces And Haunted Landscapes Of America’s Dust Bowl

This is desperation, defined.
1968: The Year America Almost Tore Itself Apart

1968: The Year America Almost Tore Itself Apart

Riots, assassinations and floundering wars abroad nearly brought the nation to its knees.
Muslim Refugee Makes History At Miss USA Pageant

Muslim Refugee Makes History At Miss USA Pageant

Halima Aden makes history as the first woman to compete wearing a burkini during the Miss Minnesota pageant @StarTribune pic.twitter.com/QEJWToIFC1 — Leila Navidi (@LeilaNavidi) November 27, 2016 The first Muslim contestant in the Miss USA pageant to ever wear the religion’s traditional attire took the stage this past Sunday. Halima...
The Life Of Assata Shakur, The First Woman On The FBI’s Most Wanted List

The Life Of Assata Shakur, The First Woman On The FBI’s Most Wanted List

Assata Shakur made headlines in 1973 when she killed a New Jersey State Trooper, and again when she escaped and fled to Cuba. But who was she, and what was it all about?
Why The Pilgrims Were Jerks

Why The Pilgrims Were Jerks

All the dark facts left out of the standard Mayflower myth reveal the pilgrims to be deceitful, abusive, and just plain reprehensible.
Trump’s Immigrant Grandfather Banished From Germany For Evading Military Service

Trump’s Immigrant Grandfather Banished From Germany For Evading Military Service

Trump's grandfather begged Prince Regent Luitpold to let him back into Germany.
The Native American Genocide And Its Legacy Of Oppression Today

The Native American Genocide And Its Legacy Of Oppression Today

Was this history's worst genocide?
Bernie Sanders Says He Will Support Donald Trump If He Does This One Thing

Bernie Sanders Says He Will Support Donald Trump If He Does This One Thing

"[Trump] talked about a collapsing middle class in America. He is right."
What We Loved This Week, Nov. 13 – 19

What We Loved This Week, Nov. 13 – 19

Vintage NYC cab scenes, rockstars backstage, German soldiers just before WWII, inside an American militia, the world's cultures a century ago.
What Happens If The President-Elect Dies?

What Happens If The President-Elect Dies?

For better or worse, many have posed the question following Trump's Election Day victory.
Neo-Nazis Have Deemed This Footwear The “Official Shoe” Of White People

Neo-Nazis Have Deemed This Footwear The “Official Shoe” Of White People

"I have been wearing New Balance shoes (at $160/pair) for the past 10 years. If they support Trump, I’ve bought my last pair," a now-former customer tweeted.