When I first contemplated writing something about ANZAC Day, I prepared myself to become very angry with the direction ANZAC Day was headed. Nationalism and patriotism seem to have replaced a day for sombre reflection. 761 more words
Stand up for what you believe in, and others will thank you.
Barbara Johns was a 16-year-old high school junior. Unlike so many teenagers who just want the bell to ring so they could leave, play games, hang out with their friends, and put off their homework to the last minutes, Barbara wanted to learn. 397 more words
Dave Plier and Dave Schwan talk ‘This Week in History’ including the establishment of the Library of Congress in 1800, the story of Chicago’s Crosby Opera House, The Beatles meet The Rolling Stones, Chicago television legend Frazier Thomas died in 1985, the Bulls win a record 72 games in 1996. 19 more words