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Frederick Douglass, July 4th, and remembering Babylon in America
A brief history of the s'more, America's favorite campfire snack
The Dead Sea Scrolls are a priceless link to the Bible's past
Feeling guilty about drinking? Well, ask the saints
Marie Curie and her X-ray vehicles' contribution to World War I battlefield medicine
This Christmas tell your children the real Santa Claus story
World War I: is it right to blame the Treaty of Versailles for the rise of Hitler?
The forgotten origins of the modern gay rights movement in WWI
Freddie Mercury's family faith: The ancient religion of Zoroastrianism
Immigration to US Westernizes Asian guts
The two men who almost derailed New England's first colonies
Where are the voices of indigenous peoples in the Thanksgiving story?
What the first Thanksgiving dinner actually looked like
How Sears helped make women, immigrants and people of color feel more like Americans
How advertising shaped Thanksgiving as we know it