Jacob Grier joins the show today to talk with Trevor about the American war on tobacco.
Liz Mair joins us to discuss Nunes, his cow, & how the lawsuit has created an internet backlash drawing more attention to parody accounts.
Edgar Allen Poe was no Locofoco sympathizer, but he did tell a tale about class struggle much different than the ones we have discussed before.
What is the real origin story of America?
Vanessa Calder joins us this week to discuss whether or not residents of Crystal City, VA and Queens, NY should be excited by the arrival of Amazon.
Professor Joseph Kelly tells us the forgotten story of Stephen Hopkins and how the Virginia Company lacked real leadership & direction.
Timothy Sandefur joins us this week to discuss how Frederick Douglass does not align perfectly into the accepted political factions of today.
The colonial period was one of booming production and commerce, a deeply commercialized culture noted by its fashions, ever changing tastes, and values.
The War Years cast a long, dark, dangerous shadow over the still-young Republic. The world was changing quickly, and everyone took note.
The liberal imagination is pleased by multicultural societies like Mauritius but its culture was built with violent sacrifice.
Bacon’s Rebellion was a bizarre and violent event with few truly heroic figures on either side.
Nature dissolves all human social constructions and class boundaries.
An overview of the state of the world around 1400.
What would happen if we didn’t have a central bank?