Browsing: July

A Brief History Adventure dramedy fans, here is your chance to be among the first in Cleveland, Ohio to see Don’t Make Me Go on Thursday, July 14, 2022 at 7:00PM!  For your chance to watch a virtual screening, please log on to http://amazonscreenings.com/DMMGhistoryheadlines.  The link is good for the first 50 people who click on it. Digging Deeper In Don’t Make Me Go, when single father Max (John Cho) discovers he has a terminal disease, he decides to try to cram all the years of love and support he will miss with his teenage daughter Wally (Mia Isaac) into the…

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A Brief History On July 4th, 2022, Americans celebrate their Independence Day, a holiday that signifies their freedom.  During the month of June 2015, Americans experienced a host of developments in the expansion of this freedom, so we of course featured an article about those changes.  In any case, to paraphrase Bob Dylan, the times sure were a-changin’ in June 2015, and here in 2022, those times STILL are a changin’! Digging Deeper Since 1991, when the Soviet Union collapsed and it seemed as if the Cold War was over, we have all lived under the belief that nuclear war…

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A Brief History On July 26, 1739, George Clinton was born in a place then called Little Britain, Province of New York, British America.  Not to be confused with the funky 20th and 21st Century American musician famous for “Atomic Dog” and other hits, this George Clinton went on to become one of our “Founding Fathers” and served not only as a military officer, but also as the 4th Vice President of the United States. Digging Deeper Before serving both as a privateer and militia officer during the French and Indian War, this George Clinton was appointed as Clerk of…

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A Brief History Today, July 24, 2021, we celebrate Ancient History Day! Digging Deeper This playlist organized by Digital Hammurabi presents a collaborative project to bring hours of new historical content to YouTube! The preceding videos have covered just some aspects of Ancient History.  It is our hope that by watching these videos, you will feel motivated to learn more!  Question for students (and subscribers): Which video in the playlist did you find to be the most interesting?  Please let us know in the comments section below this article. As part of the YouTube Ancient History Day, a survey is also…

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A Brief History Today, July 23, 2021, we remember the dangerous era known as the Cold War. Digging Deeper This playlist presents a collaboration between 20+ channels, all on Cold War history and science. The preceding videos have covered just some aspects of the Cold War.  It is our hope that through education, we can help prevent such terrifying episodes from occurring again.  Question for students (and subscribers): What can be done today to eliminate the threat of nuclear war?  Please let us know in the comments section below this article. If you liked this article and would like to receive…

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