Carrie Sharp is joined by Dr. Marisa Richmond, a professor of history, gender & women’s studies, to discuss the history of Pride Month, what it means to the United States on a cultural level, and the history of the LGBTQIA+ community on this episode of OpenLine.
- Knox News | The Knoxville News-Sentinel
Hershel Williams spoke with Knox News about the day in 1945 when he received the Medal of Honor, and his life before and after the battle of Iwo Jima.
- Newark Advocate
"Unfortunately, in Normandy, I learned what infantry battles were like, and I was not excited about going back overseas," wrote Paul Massa.
- Asheville Citizen-Times
The Swannanoa Gap - the pathway between Davidson’s Fort and the mountaintop where Samuel Davidson was killed in present-day Swannanoa - was busy.
- The St. Augustine Record
The cannon at the fortress today were not the ones in place to defend the Castillo and this city during attacks centuries ago.
- The Oklahoman
The 45th Infantry Division Museum is Oklahoma's largest, state-run military history museum, built in the mid-1970s.
- The Monroe News
Navarre’s Monroe deed was originally written in French and executed by a group of Potawatomi Indian chiefs.
- Associated Press Videos
Highlights of this day in history: America's Declaration of Independence; Former Presidents John Adams, Thomas Jefferson die on same day; Israel's raid at Entebbe Airport; West Point opens; Lou Gehrig's farewell to baseball; Neil Simon is born. (July 4)
- The Holland Sentinel
Biship Budde's palpable outrage spoke for all persons of faith everywhere.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Things to do in Phoenix for July 4th; Are you a saver? Inflation isn't helping; Republicans argue over push for abortion ban
Good morning, Arizona. Here's what you need to know to start your day.
- The Telegraph
Medieval history should be taught more in England’s schools or “vast chunks” of our past will be lost, an MP has warned.
- The Register-Guard
As long we live and hold dear our youthful irrationality, we will never give up on our pursuit of life, liberty and happiness for all.
- Amarillo Globe-News
The Texas Panhandle War Memorial Center traces the path to Independence and why it is so important to remember