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This Month In History: June June 10, 2021

1) Father’s Day: June 1972 If the history behind Mother’s Day fascinates you, you’ll want to read this! Even though Mother’s Day w

George Floyd: A Year Later May 28, 2021

It’s been a year since George Floyd died at the hands of a police officer, but no one will soon forget what happened to him and how his death be

What’s Happening This Pride Month? May 28, 2021

June is Pride Month in the United States, a time to celebrate the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer or questioning (LGBTQ) community and

The US Mint Needs Your Help! May 17, 2021

Did you know that former US President George Washington’s head wasn’t always featured on the US quarter? It’s true! It wasn’t

A Lost City Found May 8, 2021

Building a whole new city must be no joke, but that’s precisely what Pharaoh Akhenaten did after abandoning the city of Thebes (modern Luxor), which

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month April 30, 2021

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, a time to recognize how Asian and Pacific Americans have impacted and contributed to the rich history an

Five Times When The Law Said No To Racism April 23, 2021

On April 19th, 2021, a jury declared former police officer Derek Chauvin guilty of murdering George Floyd. It had been nearly a year since Chauvin had

How Do You Say Sorry? April 2, 2021

Discrimination is when a particular group is unjustly treated because of race, sex, or age. Did discrimination based on race happen in the past? Absol

Have You Read These Banned Books? April 2, 2021

Why are we talking about banning books in the first place? Dr. Seuss Enterprises, the company that manages the rights of Dr. Seuss’s books (author T