Thursday, October 12, 2017

Tag: Religion

Gay Rights Speech with a Historical Twist!

No matter your opinion on gay rights, you have to admire the way this preacher used history to make a parallel regarding gay rights and the...

America’s First Set of Laws

On this day (Oct 4), in 1636, the Plymouth Colony, founded in 1620 by Pilgrims, established its first written set of laws. These laws...

History of the Wedding Ring, on My Anniversary

The wedding ring has a surprisingly deeper history than I had originally expected. As my anniversary is today, I feel that it is only...

Montgomery Bus Boycott

If you haven't already, make sure that you check out my last post: History Leading Up to the Montgomery Bus Boycott. With E.D. Nixon, Jo...

Heroification in History

As I read textbooks, blogs, and historical, non-fiction literature, I notice an ongoing theme; heroification. Our nation—as does other proud nations—tends to allow our...

Spanish Requirement of 1513

Most people have heard that of the cruel manner of which the natives of the New World were treated by Christopher Columbus and the Spaniards,...