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On February 20, 1939, 22,000 members of the German American Bund, a pro-Nazi group, took over the venue that performers still consider a peak achievement if you can fill it up.

  • Dec 9, 2018

An estimated 1.5 million unwed mothers were forced to give their babies up for adoption in the two decades before Roe v. Wade made abortion legal in 1973.

  • Nov 19, 2018

Since contestants first rolled down their bathing stockings in Atlantic City in 1921, swimsuits at the Miss America pageant have stirred controversy.

  • Sep 9, 2018

During the Great Depression, President Hoover enacted a “American jobs for real Americans” program and swiftly deported as many as 1.8 million Mexicans and Mexican Americans.

  • Aug 13, 2018
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