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A Note on Dr. James Barry

 A Note on Dr. James Barry

We've received several requests for a podcast on Dr. James Barry, but the video prompting those requests has a number of issues. See more »

Tracy and Holly at Salt Lake Comic Con Fan X, March 17 & 18 2017

 Tracy and Holly at Salt Lake Comic Con Fan X, March 17 & 18 2017

Tracy and Holly will be at Salt Lake Comic Con Fanx 2017 on march 17 and 18. Here are their schedules, so you can come out and say hello! See more »

Show Notes: Jamaica's Maroon Wars

 Show Notes: Jamaica's Maroon Wars

In the 18th century, Jamaica's Maroon population, made up of people who had escaped or been set free from enslavement, was at war with its white colonists and planters. See more »

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 »