End of War Kiss

Written by  on March 14, 2014

Glenn Edward McDuffie, a U.S. Navy sailor in World War II and  believed to be the man in the famous kiss picture taken by photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt,[...]

Ole Miss Riot

Written by  on March 13, 2014

On Oct. 1, 1962 Mississippi University admitted James Meredith; their first black student.  This Federally ordered act of integration resulted in a violent[...]

The Bubonic Plague is Alive and Well

Written by  on March 8, 2014

When we think of the plague, we imagine ages gone by, the middle ages in particular, safely contained inside the texts of detailed accounts in history[...]

The Black Death

Written by  on March 8, 2014

Timeline 430 B.C.- During the second year of the Peloponnesian War, Thucydides writes about a disease that is believed to have been the Plague 540 A.D.-[...]

How World War One Started and the Timeline That Followed

Written by  on February 25, 2014

1914 June 28th Francis Ferdinand assassinated at Sarajevo July 5th Kaiser William II promised German support for Austria against Serbia July 28th Austria[...]