The Native American role in World War II

The Nazis might have been genocidal white supremacists, but when it came to Native Americans, they were surprisingly accepting. If Hitler had won World War II, part of his plan for when the Nazis took America, was to give the land back to the Natives.  They had worked with a group called "The American Indian [...]

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The night the British burned the White House

Today, the United States of America and the United Kingdom have a very good relationship. But things wasn't always that way between the two countries. First the American Revoluted against the crown and formed an independent nation, but in 1812, the two countries went to war. Interestingly enough, the war that took place is actually [...]

The Civil War (1861 – 1865)

It was a war between the North and South. Brothers against brothers. The American civil war was the bloodiest war in American history. There were many causes of the civil war and slavery was a big part of it. Exacerbating tensions, the old Whig political party was dying. Many of its followers joined with members of [...]

Where did U.S Politics come from?

Last week i spoke about Founding Father and Former U.S President, Thomas Jefferson. The week before that we spoke about The Revolutionary War and how the colonist won their independence. This week we're going to talk about what happened after all that and how the Founding Fathers of America formed a Government. After the Revolutionary [...]

Thomas Jefferson: A Founding Father

Today we're going to talk about Founding Father and Former President, Thomas Jefferson! So, Thomas Jefferson was the third President of the United States. He ran for President in 1800 and went against at that time, the current President, John Adams. 1800 was the first Presidential Election where both parties nominated who would run on [...]

The Assassination of Robert F. Kennedy

  Everyone has heard about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. But what most people do not realise is that his brother Bobby was also assassinated in 1968. 5 years after the JFK assassination. Robert Kennedy had been at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles, California. He had been celebrating his victory in the [...]