Jade Galyan

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Defining the American Revolution

What do we mean by the American Revolution?<p>How do we define it? Was it a war? Was it a movement? Was it a series of movements?<p>The Doing History: To …

“Meer Mechanics” No More: How Printers Shaped Information in the Revolutionary Age

The men and women who physically produced the texts lauded as key to the American Revolution rarely get their due. Their absence from the story of …

Tim Kaine: The founding fathers wanted you to be a (peaceful) activist

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sunday is the 230th Anniversary of the US Constitution. The document was finalized in Philadelphia on September 17, 1787, and we celebrate that day every year as Constitution Day. Today we're reminded we need to fully grasp the heritage we have inherited.<p>And in 2017, so many do. From the …

Rights & Freedoms

Trump wants a big military parade, but the Founding Fathers might not approve

Donald Trump loves the military. He claims "our military will soon be the strongest it has ever been." And now he’s touting an idea for celebrating the US armed forces: a massive military parade in Washington, for the Fourth of July, perhaps as soon as next year.<p>He was inspired by the Bastille Day …

Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson: Rare Portrait Photos of The Hero of the American Civil War (1861-1865)

Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson (1824-1863) was a war hero and one of the South's most successful generals during the American Civil War (1861-1865).<p>After …

The 90th Pennsylvania at Antietam

10/3/2017 • Civil War Times Magazine<p><i>Civil War Times</i> Editor Dana Shoaf discusses the experience of the 90th Pennsylvania at the Battle of Antietam and …

War