Vice President Charles Curtis, a member of the Kaw Nation who served under Herbert Hoover, supported assimilation policies. While the election of Kamala Harris to vice president is historic, she isn’t the first person of color to hold the position. The first was actually Charles Curtis, who took office nearlyContinue Reading

It’s never too early to think of the biggest beer party on the planet, the Munich’s Oktoberfest. With the cancellation of the 2020 edition, there’s more reason for us to look forward to the 2021 festivities. For this year, the event is set to start September 18 and ends OctoberContinue Reading

Hello, crafting friends! I think I’m preaching to the converted here when I suggest that an hour or two of crafting a day keeps the head doctor away! Card challenges are particularly fun because it’s great to have a few rules and boundaries to keep us on your toes. AndContinue Reading

One year after Canada’s first confirmed case of the novel coronavirus, many of the lessons learned from the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic are being applied now.  »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: FindContinue Reading

For soldiers on both sides, music was a vital source of inspiration and comfort. Though music had become ubiquitous in American life even before the Civil War, the conflict between North and South launched it to new heights of importance. For the more than 3 million soldiers who joined theContinue Reading

The Director of the Public Policy Research Lab at Louisiana State University, Michael Henderson, joins Paul E. Peterson to discuss findings from the latest Education Next survey. The poll surveys parents on their experiences as schools attempted to reopen amid the Covid-19 pandemic. The full survey, “Pandemic Parent Survey FindsContinue Reading