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Professor Christian Appy, "Vietnam War, A Documentary"

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Since Ken Burns and his production company, Florentine Films, may well be the most significant shaper of modern public memory of U.S. history, I was delighted that the Organization of American...
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Interview with Professor Altstadt: “Armenia and Azerbaijan Are Stuck Perpetually Between Peace and All-Out War“

Thursday, September 14, 2017

The World Politic Review recently published an interview with Professor Audrey Altstadt, “Armenia and Azerbaijan Are Stuck Perpetually Between Peace and All-Out War.” Professor Audrey Altstadt, the...
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Professor Julio Capó, “HIV/AIDS and U.S. History”

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Professor Julio Capó, Jr. contributed to a scholarly interchange among several scholars who have researched HIV/AIDS that was published in the premier journal of U.S. history, the Journal of...
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Professor Kevin Young, “The Huddled Masses Were Never Welcome”

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

"Last month White House adviser Stephen Miller openly repudiated the words at the base of the Statue of Liberty: 'Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.' This...
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In Memoriam: Robert A. Potash (1921-2016)

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Robert A. Potash, Haring Professor of Latin American History Emeritus, University of Massachusetts Amherst, died December 30, 2016 at age ninety-five. A member of the history department from 1950...
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Professor Julio Capó, "The White House Used This Moment as Proof the U.S. Should Cut Immigration. Its Real History Is More Complicated"

Monday, August 7, 2017

Professor Julio Capó just published an article for TIME analyzing Stephen Miller's recent use of the Mariel boatlift to justify drastic immigration restrictions. Capó debunks the falsehoods still...
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