A Year of Robust Humanities Advocacy
Alexandra Klein | May 24, 2022The National Humanities Alliance reports on the impact of increased funding for federal humanities programs, leading to robust humanities advocacy.
Promising Signs for Humanities Funding
Alexandra Klein | Sep 27, 2021The National Humanities Alliance reports on the Biden administration's budget, which increases the prospect for robust funding in the humanities community.
A Year Characterized by Pivoting and Adapting
Alexandra F. Levy | Sep 21, 2021The 2020 HAC report documents the progress made by the Office of the Historian of the State Department during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Adam M. Howard and Kristin L. Ahlberg | Sep 20, 2021In the 160 years since a Congressional request led to the Foreign Relations of the United States series, the project’s...
Alexandra F. Levy | Oct 27, 2020The State Department's Office of the Historian faced challenges on multiple fronts in 2019.
Secrecy Prevails as Declassification Slows
Allison Miller | Nov 19, 2019A stinging new report details problems and potential solutions in getting the history of US foreign relations to the public.
On "Request Denied"
Richard H. Immerman | Nov 1, 2018The Historical Advisory Committee’s chair expresses concerns about the declassification crisis in the Department of Defense.
Seth Denbo | Sep 19, 2018Historians criticize the Department of Defense for its slow and incomplete declassification of historically significant documents.
Seth Denbo | Aug 27, 2018Interference by political appointees may imperil the future of the Historical Advisory Committee.