tags: U.S. history



2002 Oct 28
The Way of the Gun

Don’t shoot, shoot, shoot that thing at me.

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2016 Feb 19
Executive Order 9066

Seventy-four years ago, FDR issued Executive Order 9066, which rounded up Japanese Americans and imprisoned them in camps, against the advice of the Office of Naval Intelligence and despite the fact that the FBI felt confident they had already arrested any potential subversives.

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2016 Apr 18
Getting Rid of Andrew Jackson

It's kind of hilarious that the popularity of "Hamilton" seems to have ensured that Alexander Hamilton will stay on the $10 bill.

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2016 Jul 5
It Depends on Your Definition of Monster, I Guess

White privilege is being able to say that someone who owned people and likely de facto raped them wasn't a monster.

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