Author Donald B. Kraybill looks at the controversy in Ohio over Amish beard cutting hate crimes in this excerpt from his new book, Renegade Amish: Beard Cutting, Hate Crimes, and the Trial of the Bergholz Barbers.
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On the occasion of President Lyndon Johnson’s 106th birthday, the National Constitution Center looks at 10 interesting facts about one of the most colorful and controversial figures in American history.
In its premier role as America’s Town Hall, the National Constitution Center welcomes guests from across the political spectrum—respected leaders who continue to shape American civic life.
As the United States capital of Washington, D.C. burned 200 years ago today, it was an act of nature that helped to drive the British from the besieged city, and possibly save it from more destruction.
Hawaii joined the Union on this day in 1959, an act that remains historically significant but not without controversy.