History

The Importance of Studying Prior History

History is an important and essential part of society and individuals. Learning history is necessary and very difficult. It is necessary because the past is the only data we have from which to gather patterns of behavior whose endurance as features of human natures, presumably, make them relevant to our own times and problems (Garfinkle, 2001). If...
Nov 17, 2014 |

A History of Japanese Xenophobia

Japanese xenophobia should be understood properly prior to jumping to any reactive conclusions. Xenophobia is not really racism, although it can occasionally cross the line in Japan and both are occasionally evidenced. For Japanese society any xenophobia is more of a fear of the unknown and a fear of being overpowered by that which is unknown. In...
Nov 17, 2014 |

Society, History, Genealogy - Great Ancestry Research Sources On The Net

If families are the foundation of society, ancestry is the foundation of modern life. Many modern people want to better understand their history and the family that created them. Learning about your family and ancestry is great fun. People are frequently surprised at the interesting bits of genealogical gold they pick up along the way. You never...
Nov 17, 2014 |

Comann Eachdraidh Ionadail Phortrigh - Portree Local History Society

Promotes and supports the study of the history of Portree, its local area and surroundings, and the Isle of Skye in general; includes their meetings programme, and a collection of articles and links.
May 21, 2016 |

Maynard Historical Society

Promotes the need to remember the history of Maynard and history in general.
May 21, 2016 |

Mosman Historical Society

Community based historical society provides information on membership, meeting, location and contacts.
May 21, 2016 |

Retford Art Society

Provides membership information, society history and news of events.
May 21, 2016 |

History Net

Official website for many leading history magazines including World War II, wild west, and American history. 
Mar 2, 2016 |

Historvius

Discover the historic sites of the world, find historical sites and historic places to visit, get directions, key info and plan your perfect historic holiday.
Feb 29, 2016 |

Extreme Costuming

Personal project of a costumier from Washington DC. The main focus of the site is Elizabethan, Tudor and Early Colonial dress related to the author's work as a costumed volunteer at the Jamestown Settlement and Museum.
Feb 24, 2016 |

Totally History

Features facts about the history of the world with information on the people, the civilizations, and the ideas that shaped modern life. 
Feb 23, 2016 |

History World

HistoryWorld contains narrative world history and interactive world history timelines.
Feb 18, 2016 |

Historum

Historum History Discussion Forums,historum, history, forum, forums, american history, european history, asian history, african history, ancient history, medieval history
Feb 11, 2016 |

Go Historic

Go Historic - Heritage Travel, Historic Preservation, Historic Places, and More 
Feb 2, 2016 |

Mesopotamia: Crash Course World History #3

In which John presents Mesopotamia, and the early civilizations that arose around the Fertile Crescent. Topics covered include the birth of territorial kingdoms, empires, Neo-Assyrian torture tactics, sacred marriages, ancient labor practices, the world's first law code, and the great failed romance of John's undergrad years. Crash Course World...
May 4, 2017 |

Buddha and Ashoka: Crash Course World History #6

In which John relates a condensed history of India, post-Indus Valley Civilization. John explores Hinduism and the origins of Buddhism. He also gets into the reign of Ashoka, the Buddhist emperor who, in spite of Buddhism's structural disapproval of violence, managed to win a bunch of battles. Resources: Awesome comic book about Ashoka by Anant...
May 4, 2017 |

Ancient Egypt: Crash Course World History #4

In which John covers the long, long history of ancient Egypt, including the Old, Middle and New Kingdoms, and even a couple of intermediate periods. Learn about mummies, pharaohs, pyramids and the Nile with John Green. Crash Course World History is now available on DVD! http://store.dftba.com/products/crash... Resources: Mummies!:...
May 4, 2017 |

The Agricultural Revolution: Crash Course World History #1

Crash Course World History is now available on DVD! Visit http://store.dftba.com/products/crash... to buy a set for your home or classroom. You can directly support Crash Course at https://www.patreon.com/crashcourse Subscribe for as little as $0 to keep up with everything we're doing. Free is nice, but if you can afford to pay a little every...
May 4, 2017 |

Complete History Of The Soviet Union, Arranged To The Melody Of Tetris

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May 4, 2017 |

Thousands of Freeport Indonesia workers to strike for second month -union

JAKARTA/TIMIKA, Indonesia, May 20 (Reuters) - An estimated 9,000 workers at the giant Grasberg copper mine operated by the Indonesian unit of Freeport McMoRan Inc will extend a strike for a... Read More

Today's Research Reports on Stocks to Watch: Freeport-McMoran and Taseko

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / May 16, 2017 / While there was no significant news to explain the price jumps, both Freeport-McMoran and Taseko Mines Limited saw their share prices head higher in... Read More

Peru economy grows in March vs yr ago despite floods

Peru's economic output grew 0.71 percent in March compared with the same month a year earlier, beating expectations in a Reuters poll for a contraction of 0.5 percent, the government's national... Read More

How Much Pee Is in that Swimming Pool?

What could be better on a hot day than jumping into a cool, refreshing swimming pool full of water -- but what if water isn’t the only thing in there? Read More

Car Accident Survivor Proposes to Girlfriend

Parents are advised that these images may not be suitable for young children. Kayla was getting ready for a special anniversary dinner with Jemasio when she got the call telling her about his... Read More

Runner Explains How She Fought off Attacker!

Seattle resident Kelly tells The Doctors how she defended herself from an assailant. “I’m training for a marathon right now,” Kelly explains, “And I was about four miles from my house when I... Read More

Zac Efron's Struggle to Dress Up as a Woman in 'Baywatch'

Zac Efron visited Live With Kelly and Ryan, and revealed the most dangerous thing he did while filming Baywatch was to dress as a woman. Even though he had to perform stunts, including running an... Read More

Rihanna and Lupita Nyong'o Will Costar in a Buddy Movie Directed by Ava DuVernay

The internet's dream just came true Read More

Zack Snyder Steps Down From 'Justice League' to Deal With Family Tragedy

The filmmaker's daughter died by suicide in March, prompting him to take a break from work and Joss Whedon to finish the Warner Bros. superhero pic: "I’ve decided to take a step back from... Read More

Father of Times Square car crash victim thanks New York in emotional letter

At an impromptu memorial in Times Square, the father of the young woman who was killed there last week has placed a letter of thanks to the city. Read More

Gingrich disproves the whole Trump-Russia thing, based on an unsolved murder on a Washington street

The District of Columbia police say Rich, who was shot in the back at 4 a.m. near his home in northwest Washington, was the victim of a botched robbery. Read More

Pentagon report shows Flynn misled investigators about Russia trip

Flynn told investigators he had had only “insubstantial contact” with foreign nationals, and failed mention he sat next to Vladimir Putin at an RT dinner. Read More

One West Virginia city's pioneering approach to opioid crisis

Within a minute of the siren sounding in Station 4, three firefighters are barreling through a red light. Read More

Trump’s fresh approach to the Middle East

By example as much as by words, President Trump has used his maiden trip abroad to demonstrate a fresh direction for the Middle East, one that could be called ecumenical diplomacy. First he... Read More

With huge arms deal, US pivots back to Saudis. How does it affect the region?

The $110 billion arms deal President Trump signed with Saudi Arabia may ultimately be as destabilizing in the Middle East as it is good for business in the US. “Our vision is one of peace,... Read More