Culture, Society, and History


Black History Month Pictures

As part of Black History Month, I am going to be posting daily pictures from the Library of Congress and a variety of other sources.. The captions on the images will come directly from the Library of Congress. Any non-politically correct terms are a part of the historical record. It […]


Freed: The West Memphis Three 8

Damien Echols, Jessie Miskelley, and Jason Baldwin have been in the news recently as the surprising and somewhat shocking twist to the legal battle for the men’s freedom came to the sudden end with their release after a hearing on Aug. 19.