Long before Martin Luther King, W.E.B. DuBois had a dream...
"The future is dark, with a darkness as much of the womb as the grave." -- Rebecca Solnit
I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by touchscreens...
Photography was not art until Alfred Stieglitz and his little gallery insisted that it was.
History flowed from a river, then flowed again into art. And an old river town was reborn.
As the first woman in Congress, Montana's Jeannette Rankin had many goals. But war intervened -- twice.
Rivers, hillsides, and history combine to make Harpers Ferry an amazing place, frozen in space and time
Turning the grand old flag into art took genius.
"In America, there are two kinds of travel -- first class and travel with children."
-- Meet Robert Benchley.
Single mother of seven, Dolores Huerta left her teaching job and went into the fields. The United Farm Workers was born.
A shrill song is stuck in our heads. Once it plays out, we should listen to the old tunes. . .
Fannie Lou Hamer was the soul of Mississippi’s civil rights movement. Soon all of America would hear her voice.