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Righteous Among the Nations: rescuers of the Holocaust – Lesson Plan

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By Syd Golston and Paul Wieser Syd Golston directs a Teaching American History grant for the Phoenix Union High School district. She is a former…read more

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Women who ruled 2014

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By Caroline Davenport Female professionals and activists have raised the global conversation on gender equality to a new level. Here are just a few of…read more

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Revealing the painful last moments of George Washington

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A series of historical documents sheds light on the final moments of George Washington, whose cause of death has been a mystery for hundreds of years. Continue reading

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A fresh look at Thanksgiving

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We’re bringing you a fresh look on America’s original holiday with a roundup of the best basic resources as well as others designed to thoughtfully…read more

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70 years later, Holocaust victim’s dress designs come back to life

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A new look at the Holocaust is coming from an unexpected place: a fashion design project decades in the making. Continue reading

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