by Garrett Peck
The history of the 2000s is a story of human resilience in the face of crisis. We must find ways to respond to disruption with mutual care and creativity.
by James Carter
The chaos of Hong Kong's recent protests and the Coronavirus unsettled a historian's sense of the boundary between past and present. Perhaps we understand either only through the mirror of the other.
SOURCE: Society of U.S. Intellectual History
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A Decade in Review: Cultural Markers, Keywords, and Other (Totally Subjective) Noteworthy Things
by Olivia B. Waxman
Textbooks are not the go-to resource for learning about 9/11 in 2019.
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