Franklin D. Roosevelt

Today In History, July 20: Apollo 11

Jeff Sessions

WATCH: Levin Reminds 'Pseudo-Media' Of How Badly Democrats Have Mishandled Russia

Mark Levin appeared on Fox News' "Hannity" earlier this week and offered sharp criticism of the mainstream media’s slanted coverage of President …

Conservative View

Nonfiction Book Review: De Gaulle by Julian Jackson. Belknap, $39.95 (848p) ISBN 978-0-674-98721-0

De Gaulle<p>Julian Jackson. Belknap, $39.95 (848p) ISBN 978-0-674-98721-0<p>Jackson, of Queen Mary University of London, comes as close to a definitive …

Book Reviews

Today In History, July 19: Apollo 11

Bill Clinton

FDR discovery: 80-year-old, long-buried photos of president’s Bay Area visit

You don’t stumble across hidden presidential history every day.<p>While a recent hunt for photos of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s wartime 1942 tour …

San Francisco Bay Area

Today In History, July 18: Chappaquiddick

Nelson Mandela

Rare film shows FDR walking

Newly released film shows President Franklin D. Roosevelt, who had polio, walking.

Turner Broadcasting

The Peace Caravan Project Presents Capture Your Freedom | Times Square Chronicles

The Peace Caravan Project Presents Capture Your Freedom<p>Marla Mossman, Photographer and Founder of The Peace Caravan Project Freedom of Worship Cube: …

Human Rights

Daily Quiz for June 8, 2018

Boulder Dam was renamed in 1947 in honor of this American president.The post Daily Quiz for June 8, 2018 appeared first on HistoryNet.

Book Reviews

Philip Roth

In Philip Roth’s latest novel <i>The Plot Against America</i>, Roth imagines what would have happened if the aviation hero Charles Lindberg had defeated Franklin Roosevelt in the 1940 election. In the book, an 8-year old boy named Philip Roth watches as the U.S. sits out of World War II and anti-Semitism …

Philip Roth

The Call for Jobs for All

In his 1944 State of the Union address, President Franklin D. Roosevelt called for a “second Bill of Rights” because “true individual freedom cannot …

Bill Of Rights

Today in History April 12

David Letterman

"Franklin" D. Roosevelt

1 of 5<p>Aretha Franklin sang the theme song during Seasons 2 through 5 for what TV sitcom?<p>2 of 5<p>Benjamin Franklin appeared on what U.S. coin from 1948 …

Aretha Franklin

Cardi B probably knows a lot more about President Franklin D. Roosevelt than you do

"I love government. I'm obsessed with presidents. I'm obsessed to know how the system works."<p>That's what Billboard chart sensation Cardi B told <i>GQ</i>'s …

Michelle Obama

America, Oil, and War in the Middle East | Journal of American History

Let our position be absolutely clear: An attempt by any outside force to gain control of the Persian Gulf region will be regarded as an assault on …


This Was Hitler's Crazy Plan to Win World War II (and It Was a Total Disaster)

The war was completely lost—but the Nazis kept fighting.On October 18, 1944—the 131st anniversary of the Battle of the Nations’ victory over Napoleon …

World History

Today In History, March 24: Elvis Presley

Middle School

Today In History, March 22: Grand Coulee Dam


The Rise and Fall of Society

The Rise and Fall of Society, a book by Frank Chodorov<p>Dedication<p><i>To Francine</i><p>When you are old enough to read this book there will be a Society and …


G.O.P. Luminary

Object Details<p>Sharp-witted and popular, Congresswoman Clare Boothe Luce took the podium as the keynote speaker at the 1944 Republican National …

American History

US-Saudi Arabia business relationship moves beyond ‘guns for oil’

JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia has affirmed that adherence to peace based on the two-state solution according to the Arab peace initiative is a way to find a …

Saudi Arabia

How Democrats can wipe out the GOP and fix America

With their huge improvements in special elections across the country, it looks increasingly probable that Democrats will win big in the 2018 …

U.S. Politics

Ryan Zinke - Ryan Zinke wrong that Trump proposal would be biggest ever for public lands

The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Ryan Zinke wrong that Trump proposal would be biggest ever for public lands<br>Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said …


Today in History for March 17th

George W. Bush

OMNIVORE: Under Trump

Trump represents a continuity

Donald Trump

Tillerson Got On Well With Trudeau Liberals — And That Says It All

Canada’s liberal media is mourning the imminent departure of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. For outlets like the Toronto Star, where the …

Justin Trudeau

Democrat clings to lead in Pa. House race; GOP eyes recount

CANONSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Republicans eyed a recount and a lawsuit over perceived irregularities in a closely watched U.S. House race in Pennsylvania …


Saudi Crown Prince to visit White House

Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, will meet with U.S. President, Donald Trump on Tuesday, 20 March. The White House will be the first stop of …

Royal Family

Can You Guess Which U.S. State Produced the Most Presidents?

Eight U.S. presidents were born in this state!<p>The United States has seen 45 presidents move in and out of office over the course of 229 years. With …

Political History

Trump makes first California visit as president

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump has landed in California at last.<p>After 14 months of avoiding the country's most populous state, the President on Tuesday landed in the Golden State where he will visit the US-Mexico border near San Diego and raise campaign cash at a high-dollar fundraiser in Beverly …

Donald Trump