Was Ulysses S. Grant a bad President?

Ulysses S. Grant was undoubtedly a great General and horseman. At the age of 5 he could stand on the back of a horse and was training them by the age of 9.  He served in the Mexican War and afterwards bounced around between jobs. His own brother hired him as a store clerk but [...]


Theodore Roosevelt: The Bull Moose that changed America

He was a bull moose, a rough rider, a boxer, a politician, a Colonel, rancher, a hunter, police commissioner, Governor and President of the United States. Theodore Roosevelt is arguably the best President America has ever seen and whether you liked him or not, there's no denying that he changed America with brash and bold [...]

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 [...]


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 [...]


Kennedy: 100

It was 100 years ago this month that the 35th President of The United States was born and being the first person born in the 20th century to serve as President, he had quite an interesting life. John Fitzgerald Kennedy, otherwise known by his entails, JFK. Was the 35th President of the United States and [...]