United States History

Pocahontas: The Real Story

From the U.S. History Scene by Sarah Moazeni: A young and statuesque Native American woman risks her life and the anger of her powerful father for a handsome and daring Englishman who sounds strangely like Mel Gibson.   They are parted… Read More ›

“Hail, Liberty!”

From American Heritage by David McCullough: Its size alone no doubt would have been enough to guarantee the Statue of Liberty affection right from the start in 1886, the year it was completed. Bigger was surely better in the eyes… Read More ›