James Traub unveils his essential biography on the life and complex political career of America’s sixth president in a special live event at the National Constitution Center.
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On April 21, 1898, Spain broke off diplomatic relations with the United States in a long-simmering dispute over Cuba. The brief war that followed would have permanent implications for American foreign policy, and push the formerly isolationist power on to the global stage.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has confirmed that Founding Father (and Broadway star) Alexander Hamilton will stay on the $10 bill and Harriet Tubman will replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill.
The American Revolutionary War started on April 19, 1775 at the towns of Lexington and Concord. But how accurate are some of the key facts that have been handed down to us through the generations?
At our annual Freedom Day event, two student teams squared off to discuss the Fisher affirmative action case in the Virtual Supreme Court finals.