Battles of the Civil War: Crash Course US History #19

In which John Green lists a whole lot of the battles of the US Civil War in seven and a half minutes. We get a lot of requests for military history, so we offer a list of battle names, with some commentary about outcomes, and lots of really interesting pictures. This is a but ofContinue reading “Battles of the Civil War: Crash Course US History #19”

Charlottesville to remove statue of Robert E Lee at centre of fatal clashes at 2017 white supremacist rally

There’s no word yet on what will replace the statues being removed The city of Charlottesville, Virginia, plans to take down a statue of Confederate general Robert E Lee this weekend, a long-controversial monument that became the centre of the infamous 2017 “Unite the Right” white supremacist and neo-Nazi rally. At the rally, far-right groupsContinue reading “Charlottesville to remove statue of Robert E Lee at centre of fatal clashes at 2017 white supremacist rally”

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