Middle school national history scores continue to fall, while civics scores drop for first time.
Courts & Law
It is not a new phenomenon. Americans have always cared passionately about the Supreme Court.
Dr. King was a giant, but history is also made by ordinary people standing up for what’s right. That takes all of us.
Between fake news, amnesia and removal, the real picture of Italian Fascism under Mussolini can never emerge.
America’s most famous visual storyteller shifts gears in a new book.
In 2022, the Cherokee Nation is asking for Congress to seat its delegate, as the Treaty of 1835 requires.
As its findings are twisted to support racial violence, genetics is a field at the crossroads.
The blues is America’s music — and who likes the “Star-Spangled Banner” anyway?
Why should a known islamophobe be allowed to visit one of the most magnificent products of Indo-Muslim architecture?
On the 10-year anniversary of his death, we revisit a piece by whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg about his close friend and role model.
The U.S. war on the free press, free speech, and dissent more generally, are all rooted in the so-called "Good War."
To predict what the civil rights hero would think of Israel's treatment of Palestinians, recall his take on South African apartheid.
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