Thursday, October 12, 2017

Tag: Religion

Adolf Hitler and the History of the Swastika

On September 15, 1935, Hitler convened the Reichstag, in Nuremberg, to pass three laws. The first of these laws was the Reichsflaggengesetz (The Empire Flag Act)....

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 Radio Priest and His Antisemitic, Political Preachings

A new series was recently started on the site based on the book 1,001 Things Everyone Should Know About American History, by historian John Garraty....

From Sin to Grace, the Story of John Newton

For Christmas this past year I was gifted History Channel’s The Greatest Stories Never Told: 100 Tales from History to Astonish, Bewilder, and Stupefy,...

American Civil War Nicknames

I started a new series on the site based on the book 1,001 Things Everyone Should Know About American History by historian John Garraty. If you...

Happy Easter!

No This Day in History today! Here is today's lesson... Don't take your children to see any Easter Bunnies that look like the following! Happy Easter!