History

Terrance Klein April 26, 2018
History records many great men and women who would have been set aside without the aid of someone able to see past their faults.
The kidnapping became an international scandal and contributed to the anti-clerical sentiment sweeping across Europe.
Anne Frank in 1940 (photo: Wikimedia)
James Chapman April 12, 2018
Congratulations to James Chapman, a sophomore at Creighton Prep in Omaha, Neb. 
President Woodrow Wilson, 1912 (photo: Library of Congress)
Maurice Timothy Reidy April 11, 2018
Wilson's strong moral streak proved to be his greatest asset and his greatest failing.
Antonio De Loera-Brust March 23, 2018
Decades after Oscar Zeta Acosta’s disappearance in Mexico, a new documentary aims to reintroduce him in the context of the Chicano movement.
Antonio De Loera-Brust March 12, 2018
​​​​​​​A shared faith was a crucial reason Mexican-Americans came to trust the Kennedys.