Of the many similarites between Presidents Biden and Roosevelt, none strike a greater resemblance than their court-packing proposals.
Tag: American history
Franklin Roosevelt would wait two years to devise a plan to reckon with his black-robed counterparts on the high court.
WaPo Digs Into Sen. Scott's Background to Show He Hasn't Suffered Enough to Be a Real Black, It Backfires as People Step Forward
There was backlash from across the political spectrum for this embarassing and racist 'fact-check' into Scott's past.
A copper coin that was struck by the U.S. Mint in Philadelphia as a prototype in 1794 was auctioned off for $840,000.
Fact-Checkers Go After Black Republican Senator for Story of Grandfather Picking Cotton, But They Run Into 1 Big Problem
How is it not completely racist to fact-check whether the only black Senator's grandfather actually picked cotton?
The new World War I Memorial in Washington opened to the public with a ceremony in honor of the veterans who served in the war.
'If you aren't here to fight for students, we don't want you here,' one student said to teachers who refuse to reopen schools.
'I just cannot say enough about the school pride and our enthusiasm for all things Robert E. Lee,' one former student said.
A Portland, Oregon, school is holding off on naming a new mascot while administrators decide whether trees are racist.
Originally built in 1870, part of the house had been remodeled, but a few pieces of history were still lurking, waiting to be discovered.