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Church: Mormon founder wed 40 wives

<b>(CNN) —</b> The founder of the Mormon church, Joseph Smith, wed as many as 40 wives, including some who were already married and one as young as 14 years old, the church acknowledged in a surprising new essay.<p>Smith's marital history had been the subject of frequent historical debate, but until recently …

The stubborn myth of the Christian country: Why the U.S. has always been “one nation, under gods”

A historian challenges conservative claims that the U.S. has a single religious heritage<p>As Peter Manseau, author of "One Nation, Under Gods: A New American History," would have it, nothing has done more damage to the ideal of American religious pluralism than the "stubborn persistence of words …

How the West got rich and modern capitalism was born

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> Sven Beckert is a professor of American history at Harvard University. His latest book, “Empire of Cotton: A Global History,” has just …

Globalization

America's dark and not-very-distant history of hating Catholics

Congress and the United Nations rolling out their red carpets, nuns working overtime to bake communion hosts, prison inmates carving a walnut throne, tickets for events snapped up in seconds: America is gearing up for pope-mania.<p>Pope Francis is expected to be greeted with huge crowds and …

Religion

Why ancient armor had awesome abs

Why did Greek warriors have awesome abs and pecs hammered into their armor?<p>We know from ancient texts, pottery, and archaeological evidence that some ancient Greek warriors — like the citizen-soldier hoplites — wore uniforms that had the same aesthetic as a nippled Batman suit. And it's pretty …

The faces of America: Ellis Island portraits were full of hope

Ellis Island portraits<p>The faces that became America<p>1911<p>First opened in 1892, the immigration station at Ellis Island in New York harbor processed …

Genealogy

How a Bloody Railroad Strike Paved the Way for Labor Day

William Vandivert—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>William Vandivert—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>William Vandivert—The LIFE …

윈도우10 업그레이드 후 Windows.old 폴더 제거 하는 방법

<b>윈도우10 운영체제로 업그레이드</b>를 하는 경우 <b>기존에 설치되있던 프로그램과 문서 파일 등 데이터들이 남게 됩니다.</b> 그리고 더 나아가 또 다른 방식인 일반적인 <b>클린 설치의 경우 윈도우를 포멧 하고 윈도우를 설치</b>하게 되는 방식 인데요.! 이때에는 자료가 모두 지워지면서 아무 …

25 Moments That Changed America

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39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …

Language