History

Queen Bey made Grammy history as the most decorated female artist in the history of the music awards show.
Challenger exploded just 73 seconds after liftoff on Jan. 28, 1986.
A new discovery at the Colosseum in Rome proves ancient Romans had a modern approach to stadium seating.
Slavery was the cause of the Civil War. Yet, some students are only just learning this today. This is partly because, after the war ended, some white southerners started organizations dedicated to promoting textbooks that taught that the war wasn’t about slavery, but rather about “states’ rights.” These false narratives continue to affect the way students are being taught Civil War history today. So why aren’t they taught the truth? And how does our failure to teach about slavery’s brutal legacy affect our ability to solve the issues facing our country today?
Generations of Asian Americans are using their different experiences to reclaim their histories by building solidarity with other marginalized communities.
Jeffrey Dean Morgan talks with Ricky about how he wound up buying a candy store with Paul Rudd.
People use these words interchangeably, but they aren't entirely the same.
Josh Hawley says it is "an investment in love" to teach children a whitewashed version of U.S. history that doesn't include racism.
Experts unpack this often mocked trend of the early aughts and its history.
Republicans are pushing laws to prevent teaching about systemic racism and white privilege in schools. Teachers say they just want to teach the truth.