History Stories
CATEGORY: 1970s
Until 1975, ‘Sexual Harassment’ Was the Menace With No Name
January 8, 2018

Meet Lin Farley, the woman who helped coin the term 'sexual harassment.' Read More

Looking Back at the Iran Hostage Crisis
November 4, 2014

In November 1979, a group of Iranian students stormed the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, beginning a 444-day ordeal that marked America’s first clash with militant Islam. Read More

When “Panda-Monium” Swept America
January 9, 2014

As panda cub Bao Bao readies for her public debut, look back at the frenzied arrival of the National Zoo’s first giant pandas in 1972. Read More