The Japanese Bullfrog
Amy Stanley | Aug 26, 2020A chance encounter with a bullfrog in Japan made Amy Stanley reflect on her relationship to her research.
Can Voting Stop Global Warming?
Dagomar Degroot and Emma Moesswilde | Aug 25, 2020How societies across human history have handled climate change could inspire our environmental policy today.
So Far Away from 1965
Julian Zelizer | Aug 24, 2020The 1965 Voting Rights Act worked but its promise has never been fulfilled.
Who Is “Essential”?
Mae Ngai | Aug 21, 2020Immigration 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, 2020Black Americans and African immigrants have influenced American policy toward the continent for centuries.
Pooling Resources during the Pandemic
Ada Palmer and Sarah Weicksel | Aug 13, 2020The AHA is launching a new digital project to provide history instructors with classroom materials suitable for remote teaching.
AHA Member Spotlight: Rosina Lozano
Matthew Keough | Aug 10, 2020Rosina 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, 2020Protesters 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.
A Monument to Black Resistance and Strength
Chris Myers Asch and George Derek Musgrove | Aug 5, 2020The Washington, DC, Emancipation Memorial's complex history complicates discussions of its possible removal.
Named for the Enemy
Ty Seidule | Aug 4, 2020A historian and retired brigadier general explains how white supremacy and deference to "local sensibilities" created the US Army's Confederate problem.