The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
Since our country's first Presidential election in 1788, the strategies of those campaigning have changed dramatically. Although the tactics that presidential hopefuls used in the early days of our country's history are still relevant, those who seek to be the Commander in Chief today must embrace a vast array of strategies that invite constant exposure and accountability.
My American Experience
Can you trace your lineage back to the pilgrims? Who in your family was the first to immigrate to the U.S.? Did they come seeking opportunity... and did they find it? Share your story with American Experience.
So, how important is Mayflower ancestry, really? To me, it’s a point of pride and reflection. Someone had the courage to make the equivalent of what would be a Mars mission today – and how many of you have signed up for that? Yet, they had a lot less information about their destination and the natives they would encounter.