In navigating lives of privation and brutality, enslaved people haggled, often daily, for liberties small and large.
On July 4, 1826, two prominent presidents, Thomas Jefferson and John Adams, took their final breaths within hours of each other. Some have wondered if it was somehow planned.
Can President Donald Trump’s personality and leadership style be compared to those of Thomas Jefferson?
The Declaration of Independence played a critical role in unifying the colonies for the bloody struggle they faced.
Fine wine fraud, Babe Ruth’s glove, and other crafty fake antiques.
Land lies deep in the American psyche.
Journalists have angered presidents from the earliest days of America’s founding.
The third president declined to participate in the tradition.
It’s not as if Congress didn’t try.