Kerry Cooper

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September 1, 1939: Germany Invades Poland, Beginning World War II

Just over a week ago The Almanac featured <i>The Nation</i>’s response to the Hitler-Stalin Pact, in which the leaders of Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union …

World History

The 15 Most Underrated Exercises, According to Trainers

<i>Photo: Pond5</i><p><i>By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>The best exercise might be the one you aren't doing. Switching up your usual workout routine will challenge your muscles in new ways and battle boredom, which could make you more motivated to work out in the first place. So if you catch yourself on the …

The 5 Commandments of Personal Development

Are you drowning under the sea of information on personal development? You wonder what you should really focus on in order to get results?<p>It is while …

Op-Ed: Radical Black Christians in the New Civil Rights Movement

“This aint yo mama’s civil rights movement.”<p>Those were the words emblazoned on activist and public theologian Rahiel Tesfamariam’s T-shirt as she was arrested in Ferguson, Missouri during protests marking the 1-year anniversary of police killing unarmed black teenager Michael Brown and the Ferguson …

Black Lives Matter

Finding a French connection: My week in an intense immersion program in rural Quebec

Our bus arrived half an hour early. The four or five of us who had separately travelled there for the same purpose gathered on the steps of the gas station that doubled as a bus stop, and waited like orphans for our adoptive families. Surely they would come soon, to house and feed us, and to answer …

France

10 Ways to Gain Real Super Powers That Will Change Your Life

You Can Gain Real Super Powers<p>No gamma radiation, spider bites or mutations necessary.<p>A few simple tips from the blog can have you performing heroic …

New Evidence Ancient Chinese Explorers Landed in America Excites Experts

John A. Ruskamp Jr., Ed.D., reports that he has identified an outstanding, history-changing treasure hidden in plain sight. High above a walking path …

Archaeology

Improve Your Resolve With Ancient Chinese Wisdom

Have you made headway on your New Year’s resolutions, or have they faded from view already?<p>A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step, …

Threatened by Taliban for love of art, Afghan girl returns to U.S.

When the art-loving little girl from Afghanistan left Los Angeles last April, her American friends sent her away with brushes, an iPad filled with photo souvenirs and a head full of ideas for painting pretty pictures like the one she created with the new prosthetic arm they had just given her.<p>But …