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Who’s your “most famous American?”

If you ‘ve had a chance to spend any amount of time with me, you know what I think of historian and author Sam Wineburg. 678 more words

Glenn Wiebe

John Glenn, Space Pioneer, Has Passed at 95

I did take note when Arnold Palmer passed back in September. Today the news is of another towering American icon: fighter pilot, Astronaut and former Senator John Glenn. 134 more words

American Life And Politics

Harriet Tubman: Heroine of the Underground Railroad

She was born in 1822 on a slave plantation in Bucktown, Maryland. After suffering a cracked skull as a punishment, she knew she must seek liberty or death. 235 more words