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George Washington Carver

Black Americans Who Made Major Contributions to American History

Featured Image from: www.biography.com Think about the words “American history” and “Black Americans.” Chances are, images of slavery, Civil War, and racial discrimination. While we can’t deny that the United States had a dark past where Africans and Black Americans were mistreated and abused by White Americans (nor can we deny that racism and bigotry

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What if the Confederates Won the Civil War

An Alternate History: What if the Confederates Won the Civil War?

We’ve seen enough movies and documentaries and read enough literary pieces and biographies to know about the state of the United States before the Civil War. Back when slavery was legal, Africans and African Americans were mistreated, abused, and subjected to torture, physical punishment, and even sexual abuse that, today, would be considered a crime.

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Why Democracies Fail

Democracy Falls: Why Democracies Fail

Over the past decade, countries all around the world somehow shifted from constitutional democracies into de facto authoritarian regimes, with strongmen rule becoming a common occurrence across Asia, Europe, and even here at home. What’s going on? An Insecure Elite Historically, the economically disadvantaged have always outnumbered the rich. In the medieval times, the rich

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George Washington Carver

Black Americans Who Made Major Contributions to American History

Featured Image from: www.biography.com Think about the words “American history” and “Black Americans.” Chances are, images of slavery, Civil War, and racial discrimination. While we can’t deny that the United States had a dark past where Africans and Black Americans were mistreated and abused by White Americans (nor can we deny that racism and bigotry

Read More »
What if the Confederates Won the Civil War

An Alternate History: What if the Confederates Won the Civil War?

We’ve seen enough movies and documentaries and read enough literary pieces and biographies to know about the state of the United States before the Civil War. Back when slavery was legal, Africans and African Americans were mistreated, abused, and subjected to torture, physical punishment, and even sexual abuse that, today, would be considered a crime.

Read More »
Why Democracies Fail

Democracy Falls: Why Democracies Fail

Over the past decade, countries all around the world somehow shifted from constitutional democracies into de facto authoritarian regimes, with strongmen rule becoming a common occurrence across Asia, Europe, and even here at home. What’s going on? An Insecure Elite Historically, the economically disadvantaged have always outnumbered the rich. In the medieval times, the rich

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