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Geography of hate: the places of racism in American history. [With Geolocations]

The legacy of racism is everywhere in American history, from marble mansions to ordinary streetcorners. We must reckon with it.

By |2019-08-04T14:15:12-07:00August 4th, 2019|Earth, Geography, History|1 Comment

Historian interview: Dr. Peter Kopp, author of “Hoptopia,” on the New Books Network podcast.

My latest historian author interview is a very interesting one, especially if you like beer!

By |2018-03-12T20:30:43-07:00March 12th, 2018|Authors, Books, History, Interviews, Podcasts|0 Comments

Second Decade history podcast two for one: “The Belle of Nagasaki” plus a bonus episode.

Two episodes of the podcast, a regularly-scheduled installment and a bonus episode, highlight various aspects of the West's historical relationship with Japan, both during its isolation and in more modern times.

By |2017-12-14T20:30:46-07:00December 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fool’s Gold: why there’s no treasure in the Oak Island “Money Pit.” [Part IV] (UPDATED!)

It's illogical to believe there is treasure on Oak Island. Here's my summation.

By |2019-07-28T17:03:09-07:00August 19th, 2017|Anomalous, Haunted Places, History|0 Comments

Fool’s Gold: why there’s no treasure in the Oak Island “Money Pit.” [Part III]

Watch the video version of this article, here: https://youtu.be/BmD3o34SttA This article is third in a series on the mysterious “treasure pit” of Oak Island, Nova [...]

By |2019-07-28T16:48:27-07:00August 18th, 2017|Anomalous, Haunted Places, History|4 Comments

Fool’s Gold: why there’s no treasure in the Oak Island “Money Pit.” [Part I]

See the video version of this blog, here: https://youtu.be/mL1Y7CZICwQ For a long time now, I’ve wanted to do a series of articles about one of [...]

By |2019-07-28T16:55:14-07:00August 16th, 2017|Anomalous, Haunted Places|15 Comments

“If nothing is true…”: Review of “On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the 20th Century”

History blogger Padre Steve reviews a startling new book with lessons from the past for our tumultuous times.

By |2017-03-09T20:30:48-07:00March 9th, 2017|Books, History|0 Comments