Thursday will mark the one-year anniversary of the attack on the US Capitol and insurrection. A vigil is planned this year, and President Biden says he will address the nation. Former President Trump, whose supporters attacked the Capitol, is also…
By PBS NewsHour
To the Romans, it was the original energy bar.
By Jeffrey Miller, The Conversation
A new exhibit in Southern California showcases an integral part of Korean-American history that was only uncovered a few years ago. Stephanie Sy shows us the decades-long path to discovering the nation’s first “Koreatown.” This report is part of our…
By Stephanie Sy, Lena I. Jackson
A very special birth certificate will be auctioned off later this year.
By Mark Kennedy, Associated Press
By Ivette Feliciano
Founded in 1802, the U.S. Library of Congress is one of the world’s largest repositories of human knowledge. Now, a new initiative backed by a $15 million grant seeks to expand the National Archive to include diverse experiences. NewsHour Weekend’s…
In recognition of Black History Month, this Brief But Spectacular comes from historian Daina Ramey Berry, who chairs the history department at the University of Texas at Austin. She is dedicated to rethinking the way we teach American history to…
By Kim Tong-Hyung, Hyung-Jin Kim, Associated Press
When it comes to Myanmar, pretty much everything is political. Including language.
By Ivette Feliciano, Connie Kargbo
St. Mary's College of Maryland unveiled a new memorial yesterday honoring the lives of enslaved people of southern Maryland. It tells the story of "resilience, persistence, and creative problem-solving that defined the lives” of the enslaved people that lived there…
By Jennifer Ladino, The Conversation
President Trump is scheduled to appear at an Independence Day celebration at Mount Rushmore on July 3. For some, this event will symbolize love of country. Others will see it very differently…
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