Monday, December 18, 2017

Tag: Economy

Whites and Blacks in a United Front

In reading the first ninety-nine pages of Southern Labor and Black Civil Rights: ORGANIZING MEMPHIS WORKERS, I started feeling less and less proud to...

The History of Maids

Like many other living things on this planet, humans have powerful instincts for competition, domination and control. Those who posture the most are able...

U.S. Consumer Culture Rides on History of the Trucking Business

U.S. Consumer Culture Rides on History of the Trucking Business (Guest Post) Commercial trucking has been the backbone, the heartbeat and the lifeblood of consumer...

History from the Web

Part of why I write at Hankering for History is that I love sharing. I don't just like sharing what I've learned, but also...

The Bonus Army vs. The United States Army

Yesterday I covered the events leading up to the Bonus Army's march on D.C. The Bonus Army, camped in a Hooverville on the Anacostia Flats,...

The Bonus Army and Their March on D.C.

The Bonus Army was the name of the 43,000 men and women that marched on Washington D.C., during the spring and summer of 1932....