Wednesday Jun 25
The Media's Disappearing of Syria's Chemical Weapons Program and Why It Matters
My most recent Nation column is about punditry and Bill de Blasio's fiscal stewardship of the city and is called " Can a Liberal Mayor Be Financially Responsible? " Also, there were three letters about me in The Nation this week.
National Museum of American History Hosts “Raise It Up! Anthem for America” on Flag Day
The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History will celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Star-Spangled Banner by inviting visitors to 'Raise It Up!' and join in the 'Anthem for America' concert on the National Mall on Flag Day, June 14, from 2:30 to 4 p.m. EDT.
Zanesville's involvement in World War I
Many Americans, including President Woodrow Wilson, hoped to stay out of the conflict that we now call World War I, but Germany's indiscriminate submarine warfare drove Congress to declare war April 6, 1917.