July 1937: Marco Polo Bridge Incident, outbreak of (Second) Sino-Japanese War
August: Formation of the Shanghai Expeditionary Army
Learn about the attempts to purge the US military and federal government of gay and lesbian employees during the Cold War and decades later.
During our webinar "A Conversation with Steven Spielberg" on November 29, 2018, Mr. Spielberg discussed the urgency of Oskar Schindler's story and of those he saved, particularly in these politically and socially fraught times.
This video explores the use of the blood libel in modern politics.
Part four of Latino Americans, this video highlights the swelling immigration from Puerto Rico, Cuba and the Dominican Republic that stretches from the post-World War II years into the early 1960s as the new arrivals seek economic opportunities.
Paula Giddings, professor of Afro-American Studies at Smith College, discusses the history and origins of lynching.