On October 22, I'll be giving a live webinar on the historical background of one of the most important events of our time.
Spain has "portrayed" many landscapes from the past in Hollywood movies, including Russia, the Old West, and ancient Rome.
The classic film noir thriller, set in the Victorian era, leaves us a lot to think about in the present.
"Downfall," the classic German film about the collapse of the Nazi regime, has much to teach us about the dangers of living in unreal worlds.
"The Wizard of Oz" premiered the very week before World War II began. In many ways it carries with it the lost innocence of its time.
The great American steak houses are about a lot more than just good steak. They tell a key part of the American story.
The legacy of racism is everywhere in American history, from marble mansions to ordinary streetcorners. We must reckon with it.
Witness the places where some of the most shocking and terrible crimes of the 20th century occurred. Most don't look that different.
Get an amazingly comprehensive view of American history by virtual-visiting important sites associated with all 45 U.S. Presidents, from Mt. Vernon to Trump Tower.
Here's a run-down on what I think represents my best work of 2018: blog articles, classes, podcasts and videos. Best wishes in 2019!