North America

  • Are You Better Off than You Were Four Years Ago?


    Margaret O’Mara | Sep 10, 2020

    How we define and discuss "the economy" reveals political priorities and imperatives of historical moments, including our own.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Ted Dickson

    Perspectives Daily

    Matthew Keough | Sep 4, 2020

    Ted Dickson is a history teacher and department chair at Providence Day School, Charlotte, North Carolina. He lives in Matthews,...
  • Building Archives, Training Scholars

    Perspectives Daily

    Allison Robinson | Sep 3, 2020

    Working with two digital history projects during her MA studies taught Allison Robinson the value of digital work.
  • Protein, Territory, Isolation

    AHA Activities

    Gabriella Virginia Folsom | Aug 27, 2020

    Announcing the 2020-21 recipients of the J. Franklin Jameson Fellowship in American History, the Fellowship in Aerospace History, and the...

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  • So Far Away from 1965

    Julian Zelizer | Aug 24, 2020

    The 1965 Voting Rights Act worked but its promise has never been fulfilled.
  • Who Is “Essential”?

    Mae Ngai | Aug 21, 2020

    Immigration and refugee policies have long been used to control the changing ethno-racial composition of the United States.
  • Between Africa and America

    Nemata Blyden and Jeannette Eileen Jones | Aug 20, 2020

    Black Americans and African immigrants have influenced American policy toward the continent for centuries.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Rosina Lozano

    Matthew Keough | Aug 10, 2020

    Rosina Lozano is an associate professor at Princeton University. She lives in Princeton, New Jersey, and has been a member since 2014.
  • Setting the Lost Cause on Fire

    Karen L. Cox | Aug 6, 2020

    Protesters burned the United Daughters of the Confederacy's headquarters in Richmond, Virginia, because it functions as a monument to white supremacy and the Lost Cause.

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