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Show Notes: The Bombing of the Atlanta Temple

 Show Notes: The Bombing of the Atlanta Temple

On October 12, 1958, Atlanta's Hebrew Benevolent Congregation Temple, known locally as The Temple, was bombed by white supremacists. See more »

Show Notes: Executive Order 9066, Part 2

 Show Notes: Executive Order 9066, Part 2

Under Executive Order 9066, anyone of Japanese American ancestry, whether a U.S. citizen or not, was removed to one of 10 camps constructed around the Western and Southern United States. See more »

Show Notes: Executive Order 9066, Part 1

 Show Notes: Executive Order 9066, Part 1

Although it made no specific mention of ancestry or nation of origin, Executive Order 9066 paved the way for the mass removal of Japanese Americans from the West Coast during World War II. See more »

Show Notes: The Women's March on Versailles

 Show Notes: The Women's March on Versailles

Enraged by a massive food shortage and repeated incidents of waste among the royalty, in the early days of the French Revolution, Paris' women marched on Versailles. See more »

Show Notes: Ira Frederick Aldridge

 Show Notes: Ira Frederick Aldridge

Ira Frederick Aldridge became one of the most celebrated Shakespearean actors of the Victorian age, and was the first black actor to make a name for himself interpreting Shakespeare. See more »

Show Notes: Lucille Ball

 Show Notes: Lucille Ball

Perhaps best known for her physical comedy on "I Love Lucy," Lucille Ball was also the first woman to run a major Hollywood studio. See more »

Show Notes: Ed Roberts and the Independent Living Movement

 Show Notes: Ed Roberts and the Independent Living Movement

When Ed Roberts tried to get financial help to go to college, the Department of Rehabilitation told him his disability made him unemployable. He went on to direct that same agency for 9 years. See more »

Show Notes: Inês de Castro and Pedro I of Portugal

 Show Notes: Inês de Castro and Pedro I of Portugal

In a tragic love story that's been embellished over the centuries, Pedro I of Portugal fell in love with his wife's lady-in-waiting, who was, years later, posthumously crowned queen. See more »

Show Notes: African Art History with Carol Thompson

 Show Notes: African Art History with Carol Thompson

In today's interview, Holly talks to Carol Thompson, Fred and Rita Richman Curator of African Art at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta. See more »

Show Notes: Great Zimbabwe

 Show Notes: Great Zimbabwe

Great Zimbabwe is the largest ancient structure in sub-Saharan Africa, and from the 11th through 15th centuries, it was a bustling city and a thriving trading hub. See more »