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New World Encounters

First Americans:

During the Ice Age came over on a land bridge connecting Eurasia w/North America (N. America) in area of present-day Bering Sea between Serbia and Alaska (Clovis people – hunter gatherers) 294 more words

Quizlet Account

Not sure if I mentioned this before, but I have a Quizlet account where I entered a lot of terms. So far I created folders for American Principles and Government (non honors gov), AP U.S. 32 more words

On Dehumanization and Idolization

Doing APUSH notes got me thinking a lot about dehumanization. We do it so often in the course of history, and it’s a large reason why people commit genocides, racist acts, and other atrocities. 149 more words


April 9 2016: I Need To Get a Bedtime

Well, the late night inspiration to write a blog post has hit again. I need to figure out a good bed time and then get all electronics in a different room by then. 356 more words

My Writings

New Society

During the 1960s civil rights revolutions became popular in American society. This revolution occurred due to the work of the black civil rights movement of the late 50s. 1,179 more words


Book of the Month: March 2016

March’s Book of the Month is an absolute MUST read for everyone who is taking Advanced Placement United States History (APUSH). Sarah Vowell’s The Wordy Shipmates… 185 more words

Civil War "Contraband"


We think we know the story of the end of slavery in the United States: Abraham Lincoln abolished slavery with a stroke of his pen, and millions of enslaved men, women and children went forward happily into their new lives as freedpeople. 213 more words