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editor - 10/29/2003


Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past Is the Present and the Future, Too
http://hnn.us

BREAKING NEWS: ABC News investigation: Oswald the lone killer; US News and World Report uncovers evidence that US troops murdered POWs in the Korean War in 1950 in Seoul; bill introduced in Congress to establish a national women's history museum; historians protest an article in the NYT that included Doris Kearns Goodwin among a list of national cheaters.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

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UP FRONT

Report from the Frontlines of the California Fire MIKE DAVIS
http://hnn.us/articles/1761.html

NEWS AT HOME

General Clark's the Wrong Kind of General THOMAS FLEMING
http://hnn.us/articles/1756.html

Historians' Petition Against the Nomination of Charles Pickering, Sr.
http://hnn.us/articles/1760.html

NEWS ABROAD

Why Are Bolivians Mad at the United States? JEREMY RAVI MUMFORD
http://hnn.us/articles/1755.html

An Educated Guess as to Why the Pope Lost Out to Shirin Ebadi for the Nobel Peace Prize IRWIN ABRAMS
http://hnn.us/articles/1757.html

When Soldiers Refuse to Soldier On RUTH ROSEN
http://hnn.us/articles/1762.html

************HNN UNDERWRITER************
McGraw-Hill is pleased to announce the publication of the fourth edition of Alan Brinkley's The Unfinished Nation. Available now, the new edition of the text features over 80 maps (all in color, many full-page), new coverage of America in a global setting, new material on the history of science, technology, and the environment, and an excellent group of ancillaries to
support teaching and learning. Visit the book's website at http://www.mhhe.com/unfinishednation4
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FACT & FICTION

Was It Illegal for President Bush to Leak Classified Secrets to Bob Woodward? HNN STAFF
http://hnn.us/articles/1753.html

If Iraq Is the Philippines, Iraqis Should Be Wary STEPHEN R. SHALOM
http://hnn.us/articles/1759.html

HISTORIANS & HISTORY

The Mysterious Death of Meriwether Lewis KATHRYN MOORE
http://hnn.us/articles/1758.html

Was the United States Guilty of Terrorism During the Years It Saw Castro as a Threat? NOAM CHOMSKY
http://hnn.us/articles/1763.html

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editor - 10/28/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past
Is the Present and the Future, Too
http://hnn.us

BREAKING NEWS: NYT Pulitzer may be rescinded; Germans figure out how
Egyptians mummified the dead; sex charges may doom Pitcairn island; former
Navy attorney says he was forced by LBJ to conclude attack on the USS
Liberty was an accident; tunnels in Nazareth may have been location of Jesus
bathhouse.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

UP FRONT

NEW The Pulitzer Prize the NYT Should Not Have Won: The Water Duranty Case
MARK VAN HAGEN
http://hnn.us/articles/1754.html

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FEATURES

HISTORIANS AS ACTIVISTS
http://hnn.us/articles/1422.html

DID YOU KNOW? (The Pope; Elizabethan England's lewdness.)
http://hnn.us/articles/480.html

GOTCHA! (This week: Joe Lieberman)
http://hnn.us/articles/911.html#senator10-23-03

POP CULTURE: Latest Movie Reviews: Reagan; Napoleon; Mao.
http://hnn.us/articles/1211.html

QUOTE/UNQUOTE: Churchill the child-slaughterer?
http://hnn.us/articles/122.html

************HNN UNDERWRITER************
McGraw-Hill is pleased to announce the publication of the fourth edition of
Alan Brinkley's The Unfinished Nation. Available now, the new edition of the
text features over 80 maps (all in color, many full-page), new coverage of
America in a global setting, new material on the history of science,
technology, and the environment, and an excellent group of ancillaries to
support teaching and learning. Visit the book's website at
http://www.mhhe.com/unfinishednation4
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ROUNDUP TOP 10!

1. Mark Essig: Searching for More Humane Ways to Execute People
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#essig10-22-03

2. Ann Applebaum: Germans as Victims ... Fallout from 9-11?
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#germany10-23-03

3. Richard Reeves: Bush Should Study Up on the History of the Philippines
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#bush10-23-03

4. Confronting Our Eugenic Past and Genetic Future
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#eugenics10-21-03

5. George F. Will: Why Legislators Make Bad Candidates for President
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#will10-23-03

6. "Under God"--Whence this Phrase?
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#god10-23-03

7. Why Jews Vote Democratic
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#jews10-23-03

8. Fred Kaplan: Iraq's Not Germany
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#iraq10-22-03

9. Digging Up the Dead to Settle Historical Debates: A Good Idea?
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#dead10-23-03

10.Michael Beschloss: The One Question Voters Should Ask Themselves
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#jfk10-23-03

COMMENTS ABOUT HISTORIANS: Update on Brian VanDeMark; Robert Donia; Michael
Fry.
http://hnn.us/articles/1195.html

ON OTHER WEBSITES: TR; Karl Rove.
http://hnn.us/articles/819.html

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Editor - 10/22/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past Is the Present and the Future, Too
http://hnn.us

BREAKING NEWS: Historians' letter opposing nomination of Pickering receives national attention; writer says archives demonstrate Bush grandfather profited by ties to Nazi war machine; high-tech lasers have been used to unlock the secrets of Stonehenge; art thieves ripping off Asian cultural heritage; controversy over Confederate flag hits NYC.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

************HNN UNDERWRITER************
McGraw-Hill is pleased to announce the publication of the fourth edition of Alan Brinkley's The Unfinished Nation. Available now, the new edition of the text features over 80 maps (all in color, many full-page), new coverage of America in a global setting, new material on the history of science, technology, and the environment, and an excellent group of ancillaries to
support teaching and learning. Visit the book's website at http://www.mhhe.com/unfinishednation4
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NEWS AT HOME

The Democrats Can Win without a Southerner at the Top of the Ticket MARTIN HALPERN
http://hnn.us/articles/1740.html

In Defense of My Movie, Gods and Generals RONALD F. MAXWELL
http://hnn.us/articles/1746.html

How the Deficit Affects You Personally LEONARD STEINHORN
http://hnn.us/articles/1744.html

How I Define Patriotism PETER KIRSTEIN
http://hnn.us/articles/1745.html

The Pentagon's Obsession with Toys NICK TURSE
http://hnn.us/articles/1743.html

W's PR Offensive Is a Sign of Desperation P.M. CARPENTER
http://hnn.us/articles/1742.html

*************HNN UNDERWRITER**********
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HISTORIANS & HISTORY

It's Time for the Federal Government to Monitor How Its Funds Are Spent on Middle East Studies MARTIN KRAMER
http://hnn.us/articles/1747.html

HISTORY Q & A

How Far Back Do Suicide Attacks Go? WILLARD HOGEBOOM
http://hnn.us/articles/1750.html

CULTURE WATCH

How Hollywood Imagines American Presidents RICK SHENKMAN
http://hnn.us/articles/1749.html

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editor - 10/17/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past Is the Present and the Future, Too
http://hnn.us

BREAKING NEWS: Physical evidence in support of the Biblical story of Exodus; Gandhi branded a racist in South Africa; Vichy France did not murder 50,000 mental patients, as alleged; Scottish scientist given credit by predating Darwin's theory by half-century; visitor center to be built at Vietnam memorial.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

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FEATURES

NEW ... TEACHING HISTORY: articles about the teaching of history, focusing in particular on studies which demonstrate the historical ignorance of American students.
http://hnn.us/articles/1732.html

DID YOU KNOW?

*When the Papal Chair Is Empty
http://hnn.us/articles/480.html#pope10-17-03

*Benedict Arnold's Flawed Gravestone
http://hnn.us/articles/480.html#traitor10-15-03

*How Did Mobsters Hide the Body?
http://hnn.us/articles/480.html#death10-14-03

HITLER WATCH
http://hnn.us/articles/1412.html

QUOTE/UNQUOTE
http://hnn.us/articles/122.html

************HNN UNDERWRITER************
McGraw-Hill is pleased to announce the publication of the fourth edition of Alan Brinkley's The Unfinished Nation. Available now, the new edition of the text features over 80 maps (all in color, many full-page), new coverage of America in a global setting, new material on the history of science, technology, and the environment, and an excellent group of ancillaries to
support teaching and learning. Visit the book's website at http://www.mhhe.com/unfinishednation4
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ROUNDUP TOP 10!

1. Juan Cole: Iraqi Shiites ... America's Would-Be Allies
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#iraq10-13-03

2. Leaks Through History
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#leaks10-14-03

3. Fouad Ajami: How Oil Changed the Politics of the Middle East
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#oil10-17-03

4. PETA: Exploiting the Holocaust
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#peta10-16-03

5. Robert J. Samuelson: Bush II and Nixon
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#nixon10-15-03

6. Are Jews Who Fled Arab Countries Refugees?
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#jews10-14-03

7. Eric Alterman: Novak's No Journalist
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#novak10-17-03

8.Our Next President Should Be a General
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#clark10-14-03

9. Columbus Beat Columbus to America
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#columbus10-14-03

10. David Greenberg: Nixon's Anti-Semitism
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#nixon10-13-03

ON OTHER WEBSITES: C. Boyden Gray and Karl Rove; why people are so misinformed about the effect of the Bush tax cuts.
http://hnn.us/articles/819.html

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Editor - 10/15/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past
Is the Present and the Future, Too
http://hnn.us

BREAKING NEWS: Mobile Museum director's job saved by historians; Venezuela's
Chavez compares Columbus to Hitler; Nixon tapes suggest Rumsfeld in 1972 was
considered a dove; replica of Globe Theater built in Rome.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

************HNN UNDERWRITER************
McGraw-Hill is pleased to announce the publication of the fourth edition of
Alan Brinkley's The Unfinished Nation. Available now, the new edition of the
text features over 80 maps (all in color, many full-page), new coverage of
America in a global setting, new material on the history of science,
technology, and the environment, and an excellent group of ancillaries to
support teaching and learning. Visit the book's website at
http://www.mhhe.com/unfinishednation4
***************************************

NEWS AT HOME

Liberal Dissenters Are Patriots, too JONATHAN M. HANSEN
http://hnn.us/articles/1727.html

The 50th Anniversary of the Case of Milo Radulovich, Victim of McCarthyism
KENDALL WINGROVE
http://hnn.us/articles/1729.html

Rod Paige's Misguided Comparison of Schools and the Ford Assembly Line
JONATHAN REES
http://hnn.us/articles/1730.html

Outing Plame Is Worse than All Other American Scandals ANDREW M. SCHOCKET
http://hnn.us/articles/1733.html

*************Underwriter**********
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designed for students to gain expertise in both conventional historical
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individualized attention. Located near Washington, DC in northern Virginia.
Check us out! http://www.history.gmu.edu
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NEWS ABROAD

Should We Worry Now that China's Sent an Astronaut into Space? JONATHAN
COOPERSMITH
http://hnn.us/articles/1737.html

Constitution Writing 101 JONATHAN DRESNER
http://hnn.us/articles/1726.html

HISTORIANS & HISTORY

The Academic Bill of Rights: Not Exactly McCarthyism THOMAS REEVES
http://hnn.us/articles/1731.html

Edward Said's Critical Outlook RAFEY HABIB
http://hnn.us/articles/1728.html

Why Do Middle East Scholars Ignore Terrorism? MARTIN KRAMER
http://hnn.us/articles/1734.html

Did Alan Dershowitz Borrow Shamelessly from a Discredited History Book?
NORMAN G. FINKELSTEIN
http://hnn.us/articles/1735.html

HNN BLOGS

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editor - 10/13/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past
Is the Present and the Future, Too
http://hnn.us

BREAKING NEWS: First president of Stanford implicated in murder of
university's co-founder; Yale's Skull & Bones society being pressured to
return skull of Geronimo; self-styled "history professor" associated with
the Holocaust deniers featured as a speaker at the University of
Pennsylvania, guest of the Muslim Student Association.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

*************Underwriter**********
George Mason University, Ph.D. in History. A Doctorate with a Difference
designed for students to gain expertise in both conventional historical
methods and web-base technologies. GMU distinguished faculty can give you
individualized attention. Located near Washington, DC in northern Virginia.
Check us out! http://www.history.gmu.edu
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FEATURES

BOOK OF THE MONTH
http://hnn.us/articles/407.html

DID YOU KNOW? ... Famous people from history who committed suicide.
http://hnn.us/articles/480.html#death10-8-03

GOTCHA! Now about George Washington's wooden teeth.
http://hnn.us/articles/911.html#gw10-9-03

QUOTE/UNQUOTE
http://hnn.us/articles/122.html

************HNN UNDERWRITER************
McGraw-Hill is pleased to announce the publication of the fourth edition of
Alan Brinkley's The Unfinished Nation. Available now, the new edition of the
text features over 80 maps (all in color, many full-page), new coverage of
America in a global setting, new material on the history of science,
technology, and the environment, and an excellent group of ancillaries to
support teaching and learning. Visit the book's website at
http://www.mhhe.com/unfinishednation4
***************************************

ROUNDUP TOP 10

1. Darwin's Lessons Tom Ridge Needs to Study
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#darwin10-7-03

2. Iain McCalman: Writing for the Popular Market
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#tv10-3-03

3. Walter Russell Mead: Neocons' Niche in American History
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#neo10-10-03

4. David M. Kennedy: More Democracy in California Has Led to Chronic Chaos
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#kennedy10-10-03

5. Leaks and the Leakers Who Leaked Through History
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#news10-10-03

6. Journalists' Anecdotes from the JFK Assassination
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#jfk10-7-03

7. The Liberty Bell's Contested History
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#bell10-10-03

8. That's Rich: Candidates Who Claim the Populist Mantle
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#rich10-7-03

9.California Dreamin' ?
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#CA10-10-03

10. America's Seven Lucky Breaks
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#lucky10-10-03

COMMENTS ABOUT HISTORIANS .... Michael Bellesiles, Eric Foner
http://hnn.us/articles/1195.html

ON OTHER WEBSITES ... Mike Davis on the California vote
http://hnn.us/articles/819.html

HNN BLOGS

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LIBERTY & POWER: http://hnn.us/articles/1721.html

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editor - 10/8/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past
Is the Present and the Future, Too
http://hnn.us

BREAKING NEWS: 2 historians win MacArthur genius awards; media for the first
time shown Mussolini's secret bunker in Rome; Ohio governor's letter of
regret for Kent State ends up for appraisal on PBS "Antiques Roadshow";
Bunker Hill Monument to get $3 million dollar face lift; DNA tests reveal
that Amerindian heritage of Puerto Ricans has been vastly underrated.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

UP FRONT

HNN Poll: What Does Arnold's Victory Mean?
http://hnn.us/articles/1725.html

************HNN UNDERWRITER************
McGraw-Hill is pleased to announce the publication of the fourth edition of
Alan Brinkley's The Unfinished Nation. Available now, the new edition of the
text features over 80 maps (all in color, many full-page), new coverage of
America in a global setting, new material on the history of science,
technology, and the environment, and an excellent group of ancillaries to
support teaching and learning. Visit the book's website at
http://www.mhhe.com/unfinishednation4
***************************************

NEWS AT HOME

Do Last-Minute Charges Before an Election Work? ROBERT RUPP
http://hnn.us/articles/1719.html

Why the Democrats Need to Embrace Blue Collar Populism DAVID GREENBERG
http://hnn.us/articles/1714.html

Why Blue Collar Populism Works for the Republicans ARLIE HOCHSCHILD
http://hnn.us/articles/1715.html

Why Bush's Resort to Military Tribunals Rests on a Bad Precedent LOUIS
FISHER
http://hnn.us/articles/1710.html

The Anniversary the Media--and President Bush--Ignored LAWRENCE WITTNER
http://hnn.us/articles/1716.html

*************Underwriter**********
George Mason University, Ph.D. in History. A Doctorate with a Difference
designed for students to gain expertise in both conventional historical
methods and web-base technologies. GMU distinguished faculty can give you
individualized attention. Located near Washington, DC in northern Virginia.
Check us out! http://www.history.gmu.edu
**********************************

NEWS ABROAD

Britain's Continuing Abdication of Responsibility for the Palestinian Crisis
ILAN PAPPE
http://hnn.us/articles/1713.html

Now Is No Time to Go Wobbly in Iraq JUDITH APTER KLINGHOFFER
http://hnn.us/articles/1718.html

FACT & FICTION

Was JFK Behind the Assassination of Diem? DAVID KAISER, THOMAS SCHWARTZ,
ERIC BERGERUD
http://hnn.us/articles/1717.html

The Most Unsordid Act in History? JAMES LACHLAN MACLEOD
http://hnn.us/articles/1712.html

The Truth About the War Memorial to Fallen Journalists TIMOTHY J. REESE
http://hnn.us/articles/1711.html

HNN BLOGS

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JUDITH KLINGHOFFER: http://hnn.us/articles/1366.html
RALPH LUKER: http://hnn.us/articles/1368.html
LIBERTY & POWER: http://hnn.us/articles/1721.html


Rick Shenkman
editor@historynewsnetwork.org
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editor - 10/4/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past
Is the Present and the Future, Too
http://hnn.us

BREAKING NEWS: Mussolini wanted Hitler punished by Vatican; new film
documentary (Rosenstrasse) casts doubt on role of women who defied Hitler;
German president: Great Britain should share war guilt with Germans; Dwight
Eisenhower approved a CIA-MI6 plan to stage fake border incidents as an
excuse for an invasion by Syria's neighbors.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

************HNN UNDERWRITER************
McGraw-Hill is pleased to announce the publication of the fourth edition of
Alan Brinkley's The Unfinished Nation. Available now, the new edition of the
text features over 80 maps (all in color, many full-page), new coverage of
America in a global setting, new material on the history of science,
technology, and the environment, and an excellent group of ancillaries to
support teaching and learning. Visit the book's website at
http://www.mhhe.com/unfinishednation4.
***************************************

FEATURES

Did You Know ... the Japanese used mustard gas in WW II.
http://hnn.us/articles/480.html#gas10-2-03

Cassandras: Jonathan Dresner's prescient article on HNN
http://hnn.us/articles/878.html#economy10-2-03

Gotcha! This week ... the Washington Post
http://hnn.us/articles/911.html#secrets10-1-03

Stupid Award
http://hnn.us/articles/1311.html

Quote/Unquote
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Pop Culture: new history movies
http://hnn.us/articles/1211.html

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1. Is the United States in a State of Decline?
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#decline10-3-03

2. Francis Fukuyama: We Shouldn't Rush Reconstruction in Iraq
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#end10-1-03

3. David Brooks: The Presidency Wars
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#war9-30-03

4. Niall Ferguson: An Empire, If You Can Keep It
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#empire9-30-03

5. Bush's Manichean Approach
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#lbj9-30-03

6. Gerald Posner: Conspiracy Theories and 9-11
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#posner9-29-03

7. The Risk of a "Tet" in Iraq?
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#tet10-3-03

8. Iain McCalman: Writing for the Popular Market
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#tv10-3-03

9. Arnold as History
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#arnold10-3-03

10. Tom Palaima: NYT Reporter Chris Hedges Copied Hemingway ... Was It
Plagiarism?
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#war10-3-03


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BREAKING NEWS: world's oldest man dies at age 114; Atlantis discovered?;
secret pics of China under Mao revealed; evidence of violent destruction
rituals enacted against buildings and their inhabitants in early Central
American history; Supreme Court to rule on Nazi art case.
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Leaks to the Media ... An Old Story?
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Clark's Chances GIL TROY
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When Have Recalls Succeeded in California? JOSHUA SPIVAK
http://hnn.us/articles/1702.html

Lessons from Past Wars for Journalists Covering the War on Terrorism Today
STEPHEN HESS AND MARVIN KALB
http://hnn.us/articles/1704.html

Why Bush's $87 Billion Speech Flopped RICK SHENKMAN
http://hnn.us/articles/1705.html

HISTORIANS & HISTORY

I Decline to Testify on the Basis of My Fifth Amendment Right DONALD RITCHIE
http://hnn.us/articles/1699.html

A Visit to Auschwitz GLENN SPEER
http://hnn.us/articles/1703.html

Did Truman Know About Venona? ROBERT D. NOVAK
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BREAKING NEWS: Politician in India ordered to read Gandhi; state-by-state
analysis of K-12 education standards in U.S. history shows only six states
earned A's, while 23 received F's; metal detectors declared a threat to the
battlefields of Britain.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

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FEATURES

DID YOU KNOW? ...

*Condi Rice Outed as Source by the White House
http://hnn.us/articles/480.html#wh9-25-03

*Reagan Opposed the Recall
http://hnn.us/articles/480.html#reagan9-25-03

*Edison's Scheme to Back the Electric Chair
http://hnn.us/articles/480.html#edison9-25-03

GOTCHA!

Is the Slow Job Growth Associated with this Recovery a Mystery?
http://hnn.us/articles/911.html#economy9-22-03

QUOTE/UNQUOTE
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ROUNDUP TOP 10!

1. More Than Ever, We Need the U.N
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#un9-24-03

2. Juan Cole: Bush's Hit List
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#bush9-25-03

3. What Bernard Lewis Thinks of Iraq Now
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#lewis9-24-03

4. Barry Rubin: The 3 Revolutions that Shaped the Modern Middle East World
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#rubin9-23-03

5. General Clark's Enthusiastic Backing for Bush, Cheney and Rice in May
2001
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#clark9-26-03

6. Donald Rumsfeld: Iraq Is Doing Well Compared with Germany in WW II at the
Same Stage
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#rumsfeld9-25-03

7. Is Arafat a Terrorist or Friend of Peace?
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#arafat9-25-03

8. Ford and Lindbergh, Anti-Semites Who Helped Hitler
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#ford9-26-03

9. Utah Textbook Writer Neglects Dark Side of State's History
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#utah9-26-03

10. Californians Seek to Right an Old Wrong for 'Repatriated' Mexican
Americans
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#mex9-25-03

PLUS:

Comments About Historians: Gerhard Weinberg, Richard Meyer, Wilbert Siebert
http://hnn.us/articles/1195.html

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http://hnn.us/articles/819.html

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BREAKING NEWS: Chinese edition of Hillary's memoir censored; William Howard
Taft a victim of sleep apnea?; new bust of Caesar found (1 of 6 in the
world); Germany demands Russia return a stolen Reubens from WWII; Blix says
we need to rewrite the history of the 1990s; FBI refusing to release docs.
related to WW II restrictions on Italian-Americans; Richard Norton Smith to
take over the Lincoln Presidential Library.
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In Nearly All of Our Wars We've Made Serious Mistakes THOMAS FLEMING
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How Liberal Democracies Can Shield Themselves from Terrorism JUDITH APTER
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http://hnn.us/articles/1698.html

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Is the Catholic Church in America Losing Its Privileged Status? JONATHAN
DRESNER
http://hnn.us/articles/1692.html

The Supreme Court's History of Indifference to the Opinions of Other
Countries' Courts MARY L. DUDZIAK
http://hnn.us/articles/1693.html

HISTORIANS & HISTORY

Clio's Malpractice; or, What's A Fallen Girl To Do? RALPH E. LUKER
http://hnn.us/articles/1696.html

Campus Watch, a Year Later MARTIN KRAMER
http://hnn.us/articles/1697.html

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The Artist Who Asked About the Contribution of Strategic Bombing to the
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BREAKING NEWS: The Amazon once hosted cities; results in from the
exploration of the worse shipwreck in New England's history (killed 192
sailors); teachers' union: Canadian historian was denied a job because of
his outspokenness; Romania minister urges country to acknowledge role in
killing Jews; 3,400 items from Iraq museum found.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

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Is General Clark Presidential Material? DAVID GREENBERG
http://hnn.us/articles/1688.html

History Grapevine
http://hnn.us/articles/288.html

FEATURES

Did You Know? ... Did the U.S. Count Civilian Dead in Vietnam?
http://hnn.us/articles/480.html#bombs9-18-03

Gotcha!
http://hnn.us/articles/911.html#economy9-15-03

Pop Culture
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1. James M. McPherson: Bush Revisionism
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#revisionism9-18-03

2. Juan Cole: Is Israel in Violation of the Geneva Accords?
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#cole9-15-03

3. Why Was General Wesley Clark Forced Out as Head of Nato?
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#clark9-19-03

4. Tzvetan Todorov: U.S. Policy Is Lacking Legitimacy
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#us9-14-03

5. Bush v. Gore All Over Again in California?
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#scotus9-18-03

6. Is Bush Repeating LBJ's Guns and Butter Mistake?
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#lbj9-18-03

7. Governor Reagan's Solution to the California Deficit? RAISE Taxes
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#taxes9-15-03

8. The Other 9-11?
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#chile9-12-03

9. Has Italy Covered Up Its Fascist Past?
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#italy9-18-03

10. Hitler's Fan Mail to American Eugenics Leaders
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#hitler9-17-03

ON OTHER WEBSITES
http://hnn.us/articles/819.html

COMMENTS ABOUT HISTORIANS: Niall Ferguson ... Star
http://hnn.us/articles/1195.html#niall9-17-03

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BREAKING NEWS: Daniel Pipes sued by professor who claims he was libeled;
Egypt, not Greece, invented counting system; GAO Report: Ashcroft's post
9-11 restrictions on FOIA's had only limited impact on release of
information; White House spokesman's father claims in a new book that LBJ
had Kennedy killed.
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The Oslo Mistake DANIEL PIPES
http://hnn.us/articles/1684.html

The End of the Republic? CHALMERS JOHNSON
http://hnn.us/articles/1685.html

NEWS AT HOME

Interview with GERALD POSNER: Why America Slept
http://hnn.us/articles/1680.html

Was the War Really Necessary: Reflections on World War I JAMES LACHLAN
MACLEOD
http://hnn.us/articles/1681.html

The Conservatives' Misguided Plan to Force Balance in Colorado's College
Classrooms JONATHAN REES
http://hnn.us/articles/1678.html

Politicians' Addiction to Indian Gambling Profits WILLIAM THOMPSON
http://hnn.us/articles/1686.html

HISTORY Q & A

Why Did California Adopt the Recall? JOSHUA SPIVAK
http://hnn.us/articles/1682.html

HISTORIANS & HISTORY

Shouldn't Columbia Identify the Donors Who Paid for the New "Edward Said
Chair of Arab Studies"? MARTIN KRAMER
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BREAKING NEWS: Controversy in China over a plan to destroy historic buildings to make way for a museum designed by I.M. Pei; A tunnel under ancient Jerusalem is confirmed in this week's Nature magazine as being the water channel mentioned in the Bible; Berlusconi’s quoted defending Mussolini, says WWII dictator didn’t kill anyone.
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12/12 and 9/11 MICHAEL KAZIN
http://hnn.us/articles/1675.html

FEATURES

Did You Know? -- Myths about the 10 Commandments you probably believe. And evidence that President Bush has divided the country.
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ROUNDUP TOP 10

1. Elites Can't Stomach Casualties but the Public Can
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#war9-9-03

2. Why It's Timely to Remember Franklin Pierce
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#pierce9-12-03

3. Doris Kearns Goodwin: After 9-11 We Didn't Have to Make Sacrifices
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#doris9-12-03

4. Is Howard Dean too Angry to Win the Presidency?
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#dean9-12-03

5. Too Soon to Include 9-11 in History Textbooks?
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#texts9-12-03

6. Even Big Events Like 9-11 We Forget After Awhile
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#memory9-12-03

7. Scotland's Forgotten History: Connections to Slavery
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#scotland9-12-03

8. The Analogy that Really Fits Iraq: The USSR's Invasion of Afghanistan
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#ussr9-12-03

9. Chile's 9-11
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#chile9-11-03
(and: http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#chile9-12-03)

10. Michael Ignatieff: The U.S. Has Fought Many Wars Unilaterally
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#war9-12-03

PLUS: Comments About Historians
http://hnn.us/articles/1195.html

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Editor - 9/12/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past
Is the Present and the Future, Too
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BREAKING NEWS: Edward Teller dead; Leni Riefenstahl dead; Simon Wiesenthal
Center: No evidence that Schwarzenegger's father was linked to war crimes;
Colorado state legislator wants to require universities to hire
conservatives, particularly in poli sci departments.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

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Liberty, Equality, Fraternity: Exploring the French Revolution offers the
most comprehensive online archive on the Revolution, it includes more than
600 texts, images, maps, and songs-all of them carefully contextualized by
leading historians Lynn Hunt and Jack Censer: http://chnm.gmu.edu/revolution
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Up Front

Why Invading Iraq Is Risky George H.W. Bush
http://hnn.us/articles/631.html#bush1998

HNN Index: 9-11
http://hnn.us/articles/1062.html

News at Home

Arnold's No Reagan Ian C. Friedman
http://hnn.us/articles/1666.html

Politicians Should Stop Quoting the Bible Nathan Abrams
http://hnn.us/articles/1665.html

The U.S. Must Leave Iraq Now P.M. Carpenter
http://hnn.us/articles/1667.html

News Abroad

What We're Grappling with in Iraq Is Woodrow Wilson's Legacy Thomas Fleming
http://hnn.us/articles/1668.html

Now Anti-Semites Are Citing Harry Truman Robert Rabil
http://hnn.us/articles/1669.html

Our Misguided Neglect of the UN Stephen Schlesinger
http://hnn.us/articles/1670.html

A Sign of Progress in the Middle East Would Be the Opening of a Casino in
Jericho William Thompson and Asher Friedberg
http://hnn.us/articles/1672.html

Why Algeria Should Be on the Minds of the Pentagon Generals Sheila K.
Johnson
http://hnn.us/articles/1673.html

History Q & A

What Is the Difference Between Islam and Islamism? Melvin E. Matthews, Jr
http://hnn.us/articles/1671.html

Culture Watch

Breaking the Cubs' Curse George Beres
http://hnn.us/articles/1674.html

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editor - 9/5/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past Is the Present and the Future, Too
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BREAKING NEWS: Hitler survived attack on his life in '44 thanks to penicillin from the Allies; Germany protests Italian wine bottles adorned with Hitler's face; immigrants to Britain will have to answer detailed questions about history to gain citizenship; controversy over report claiming the climate was warmer in the Middle Ages; Ford Motor Co. implicated in Nazi ties.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

FEATURES

Book of the Month
http://hnn.us/articles/407.html

Did You Know? (Peter L'Enfant?)
http://hnn.us/articles/480.html

Gotcha!
http://hnn.us/articles/911.html#education9-1-03

Pop Culture: A slew of new movies about history reviewed.
http://hnn.us/articles/1211.html

Quote/Unquote
http://hnn.us/articles/122.html

HNN's Stupid Award Goes to ...
http://hnn.us/articles/1311.html

Spotlight on HNN Blog Liberty & Power
http://hnn.us/articles/1292.html

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ROUNDUP TOP 10

1. Roger Morris: America's Bloody Hands in Liberia
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#morris9-5-03

2. Bernard Lewis: Fixing Iraq
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#iraq8-29-03

3. John Keegan: Iraq Isn't Vietnam
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#vietnam8-25-03

4. The Flawed Analogy with Germany After World War II
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#plan9-5-03

5. The West Is Weak in the Face of Terrorism
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#west9-5-03

6. Newspaper Editorial Boards Are Making the Same Mistake They Made in the 1960s Concerning Vietnam
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#vietnam9-5-03

7. H.W. Brands: It's Time to Take the Founding Fathers Down a Notch or Two
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#FF9-5-03

8. The Nuclear War that Almost Happened in 1983
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#bombs9-5-03

9. Students Are Ignorant of History
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#history9-2-03

10. KC Johnson Demands an Apology
http://hnn.us/articles/1195.html#kc9-3-03

ALSO: ON OTHER WEBSITES ... David Greenberg, Saudi Arabia, Gerald Posner
http://hnn.us/articles/819.html

HNN BLOGS

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editor - 9/3/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past Is the Present and the Future, Too
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BREAKING NEWS: Berkeley department concludes student lied when she claimed a teacher defended the Protocols of the Elders of Zion; Rutgers professor in study involving 18,000 students finds 40% plagiarize; Denmark apologizes for Nazi collaboration; Indian archaeologists say that a government body's finding that an ancient Hindu temple once stood on a site disputed by Muslims was biased and based on distorted evidence.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

*********HNN UNDERWRITER**************
Get Hold of the Historian’s Digital Toolkit: The Center for History and New Media offers free tools for historians including the Web Scrapbook (a clipping file for the Internet), Scribe (a note-taking program designed especially for historians), the Survey Builder (create Web surveys for a variety of purposes), the Poll Builder, and the Syllabus Finder: http://chnm.gmu.edu/tools/
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NEWS AT HOME

You Call this Democracy? Vote No on the Recall ELLEN CAROL DUBOIS
http://hnn.us/articles/1657.html

An Anaconda Deficit P.M. CARPENTER
http://hnn.us/articles/1656.html

The Bush Administration's War on Labor JONATHAN REES
http://hnn.us/articles/1659.html

NEWS ABROAD

Iraq: A Way Out RICK SHENKMAN
http://hnn.us/articles/1663.html

Condi Rice Is Wrong About Germany's Werewolves, But Right About Iraq JEFFREY HERF
http://hnn.us/articles/1655.html

The Sad Parallels Between Iraq and Reconstruction BERTRAM WYATT-BROWN
http://hnn.us/articles/1654.html

HISTORIANS & HISTORY

I Was Borked DANIEL PIPES
http://hnn.us/articles/1661.html

HOT TOPICS

Do Liberals Owe An Apology to the Victims of Sterilization? The Case of Margaret Sanger MIRIAM REED
http://hnn.us/articles/1662.html

HISTORY Q & A

What Is the History of Recall Elections? JOSHUA SPIVAK
http://hnn.us/articles/1660.html

CULTURE WATCH

College Isn't for Everybody and It's a Scandal that We Think It Is THOMAS REEVES
http://hnn.us/articles/1658.html

**********HNN UNDERWRITER***************
David Greenberg's new book, NIXON'S SHADOW: THE HISTORY OF AN IMAGE, tackles the story of our 37th and most controversial president, revealing not only what Nixon did but what he meant. Drawing on films, songs and literature as well as archival sources, NIXON'S SHADOW also helps explain how a concern with image-making became so central to our political culture today.
http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0393048969/qid=1062537082/sr=8-1/ref=sr_8_1/102-8297464-5015345?v=glance&s=books&n=507846
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editor - 9/3/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past
Is the Present and the Future, Too
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BREAKING NEWS: British World War II files: J. Paul Getty helped supply Nazi
Germany with oil; Romania's leader accused of minimizing Jewish Holocaust;
Code-breakers decipher shorthand used by a Puritan who wrote a million-word
diary about life in Restoration England; rivals Pepys's account; Afghanistan
gold found. PLUS MORE.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

*********HNN UNDERWRITER**********
The Center for History and New Media at George Mason University, producers
of The September 11 Digital Archive (http://911digitalarchive.org) will be
archiving materials related to the Blackout of August 2003 to add to the
hundreds of stories and materials from the Blackouts of 1965 and 1977. Read
about the causes and explanations of past Blackouts and add your story.
Website: http://blackout.gmu.edu Email: blackout@history.gmu.edu
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FEATURES

Did You Know? American support for the 10 commandments judge.
http://hnn.us/articles/480.html#poll8-28-03

Quote/Unquote: Fouad Ajami,
http://hnn.us/articles/122.html

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ROUNDUP TOP 10

1. Bernard Lewis: Fixing Iraq
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#iraq8-29-03

2. John Keegan: Iraq Isn't Vietnam
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#vietnam8-25-03

3. Gil Troy: MLK's Message to Palestinian Suicide Bombers
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#king8-25-03

4. Europeans Misapprehend Americans
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#europe8-24-03

5. Kevin Baker: Let's Hope the Philippines Aren't a Precursor to Iraq
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#iraq8-22-03

6. We Have a Holocaust Museum, How About a Communism Museum?
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#communism8-29-03

7. Michael Novak: Why He Loves Mel Gibson's Movie
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#gibson8-29-03

8. Michael Beschloss: Kissinger's Secret Papers and Tapes
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#kissinger8-29-03

9. Revisionism Run Amuck
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#revisionism8-28-03

10. Lou Cannon: Reagan Raised Taxes and So Should California's Next Governor
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#reagan8-25-03

AND: COMMENTS ABOUT HISTORIANS ... The fight in New Zealand over the
Holocaust that's dividing the academic community.
http://hnn.us/articles/1195.html#fudge8-29-03

HNN BLOGS

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editor - 8/27/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past Is the Present and the Future, Too
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BREAKING NEWS: Historians finally have written proof that the future Pius XII knew compromise with Hitler was impossible; planned slavery museum in Virginia is having trouble getting off the ground; Iraqi historian killed in the UN bomb blast in Baghdad.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

*********HNN UNDERWRITER**********
The Center for History and New Media at George Mason University, producers of The September 11 Digital Archive (http://911digitalarchive.org) will be archiving materials related to the Blackout of August 2003 to add to the
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UP FRONT

HNN Poll: Could Iraq Cost Bush the Election?
http://hnn.us/articles/1651.html

NEWS ABROAD

Why Are There So Many Palestinian Refugees? DANIEL PIPES
http://hnn.us/articles/1645.html

Fixing Germany Wasn't Easy Either LESLIE S. LEBL
http://hnn.us/articles/1648.html

Why Are U.S. Policymakers So Fickle When It Comes to China? JIANWEI WANG
http://hnn.us/articles/1649.html

NEWS AT HOME

The King Family Sells Out RALPH LUKER
http://hnn.us/articles/1368.html#08240303

Recall the Recall RUTH ROSEN
http://hnn.us/articles/1652.html

What a Mess P.M. CARPENTER
http://hnn.us/articles/1644.html

Should the Federal Government Join Gambler's Anonymous? WILLIAM THOMPSON
http://hnn.us/articles/1647.html

HISTORIANS & HISTORY

Interview with David Brooks JOSEPH S. LUCAS
http://hnn.us/articles/1650.html

CULTURE WATCH

The Man Who Brought Us Cadillac and Lincoln Yanek Mieczkowski
http://hnn.us/articles/1646.html

HNN BLOGS

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editor - 8/22/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past Is the Present and the Future, Too
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HNN Housekeeping: Student Interns Wanted. Please contact editor@hnn.us.

BREAKING NEWS: Chaucer murdered?; DNA evidence suggests humans went nude until a few thousand years ago; possible evidence of Donner Party cannibalism surfaces--a first; E.B. White controversy; Newton tops Churchill in world poll.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

*********HNN UNDERWRITER**********
The Center for History and New Media at George Mason University, producers of The September 11 Digital Archive (http://911digitalarchive.org) will be archiving materials related to the Blackout of August 2003 to add to the hundreds of stories and materials from the Blackouts of 1965 and 1977. Read about the causes and explanations of past Blackouts and add your story. Website: http://blackout.gmu.edu Email: blackout@history.gmu.edu
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FEATURES

Did You Know ... ? Why suburbanites grow grand lawns; accident rates compared between cars and horse carriages.
http://hnn.us/articles/480.html

Pop Culture: The New Philadelphia Constitution Center; Pancho Villa; Greenfield Village.
http://hnn.us/articles/1211.html

Quote/Unquote: Kevin Starr, Linda Colley, the Alabama chief justice.
http://hnn.us/articles/122.html

*********HNN UNDERWRITER**********
Announcing Edward M. Bennett's SEPARATED BY A COMMON LANGUAGE: FRANKLIN DELANO ROOSEVELT AND ANGLO-AMERICAN RELATIONS, 1933-1939: THE ROOSEVELT-CHAMBERLAIN RIVALRY. Dr. Bennett's work addresses Roosevelt's early perception of Hitler as a menace and how he unsuccessfully urged the British to join an anti-Hitler coalition. Writes eminent diplomatic historian Norman A. Graebner, "The research in this study is extensive and ... important." Available through Barnes and Noble and Amazon Books.
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ROUNDUP: TOP 10

1. Robert Gildea: Occupiers as Liberators?
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#occupation8-21-03

2. Daniel Pipes: The Book that Claims the Koran Was Mistranslated
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#pipes8-20-03

3. Kevin Baker: Let's Hope the Philippines Aren't a Precursor to Iraq
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#iraq8-22-03

4. Kevin Starr: What on Earth Is Going on in California? A Lot (And It May Not Be Crazy)
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#starr8-18-03

5. Abraham Sofaer: Arab Nationalism Is Poison
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#aziz8-21-03

6. Victor Davis Hanson: Mexifornia
http://hnn.us/articles/1195.html#hanson8-21-03

7. Bush May Be in Trouble with Traditional Conservatives
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#neo8-20-03

8. The National Park Service Rewrites the History of America's Civil War Battlefields--And Braces for Trouble
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#park8-22-03

9. Were the Nazis Christian?
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#nazi8-22-03

10. Is the Movie The Magdalene Sisters Anti-Catholic?
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#movie8-21-03

Historians in the News
http://hnn.us/articles/1120.html

On Other Websites: France; Freud; US economy vs. Europe's.
http://hnn.us/articles/819.html

HNN BLOGS

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editor - 8/20/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past Is the Present and the Future, Too
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BREAKING NEWS: Enola Gay restored; Greece eyes Elgin Marbles; confirmation that the 5,000 year old iceman died in violent clash; Texans push for inclusion of "Intelligent Design" in schools; Germans kicked out of Czechoslovakia after WW2 suing to get back their property; Czechs outraged.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

*********HNN UNDERWRITER**********
The Center for History and New Media at George Mason University, producers of The September 11 Digital Archive (http://911digitalarchive.org) will be archiving materials related to the Blackout of August 2003 to add to the hundreds of stories and materials from the Blackouts of 1965 and 1977. Read about the causes and explanations of past Blackouts and add your story. Website: http://blackout.gmu.edu Email: blackout@history.gmu.edu
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NEWS ABROAD

Did You Know that the Radicals of the Middle East Used to Be Christians? PHILIP JENKINS
http://hnn.us/articles/1640.html

NEWS AT HOME

Is Bush Wasting His Vacation? MATTHEW PINSKER
http://hnn.us/articles/1634.html

Would Black Leaders Be Better Off as Outsiders? WILLIAM C. KASHATUS
http://hnn.us/articles/1635.html

What Activists Can Learn from the Nuclear Freeze Movement LAWRENCE S. WITTNER
http://hnn.us/articles/1636.html

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Announcing Edward M. Bennett's SEPARATED BY A COMMON LANGUAGE: FRANKLIN DELANO ROOSEVELT AND ANGLO-AMERICAN RELATIONS, 1933-1939: THE ROOSEVELT-CHAMBERLAIN RIVALRY. Dr. Bennett's work addresses Roosevelt's early perception of Hitler as a menace and how he unsuccessfully urged the British to join an anti-Hitler coalition. Writes eminent diplomatic historian Norman A. Graebner, "The research in this study is extensive and ... important." Available through Barnes and Noble and Amazon Books.
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HISTORIANS & HISTORY

Japanese Textbooks Aren't Getting Much Better Ishiyama Hisao
http://hnn.us/articles/1639.html

FACT & FICTION

Why Caesar Was Really Killed MICHAEL PARENTI
http://hnn.us/articles/1643.html

CULTURE WATCH

Hillary's History: What the Media Overlooked RUTH ROSEN
http://hnn.us/articles/1637.html

Review of William Salatan's Bearing Right: How Conservatives Won the Abortion War STANLEY I. KUTLER
http://hnn.us/articles/1642.html

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editor - 8/15/2003

Welcome to George Mason University's History News Network: Because the Past Is the Present and the Future, Too
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HNN HOUSEKEEPING: To help readers keep track of past articles, we are now archiving our weekly newsletters online.
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BREAKING NEWS: Lady Mosley dies (a Nazi to the end); researchers demand US records related to Japan's wartime germ experiments; New dinosaur species found in India; Hong Kong retailer uses Nazi symbols in a clothing line; historian arrested after allegedly caught smuggling Iraqi artifacts.
http://hnn.us/articles/745.html

*********HNN UNDERWRITER**********
The Center for History and New Media at George Mason University merges innovative technology and historical scholarship. Our website (http://chnm.gmu.edu) introduces Center projects and other valuable features, such as our guide to more than 1,200 history department websites, free software for historians, and historical puzzles with prizes.
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FEATURES

Book of the Month: Walter Laqueur's NO END TO WAR
http://hnn.us/articles/407.html

Did You Know? ... When Exactly Did World War II End?
http://hnn.us/articles/480.html#japan8-14-03

Interviews with Historians: Check our latest listings.
http://hnn.us/articles/1281.html


Pop Culture: Reviews of Mel Gibson's movie and more.
http://hnn.us/articles/1211.html

Quote/Unquote: $600 million to fix Iraq?
http://hnn.us/articles/122.html

*********HNN UNDERWRITER**********
Announcing Edward M. Bennett's SEPARATED BY A COMMON LANGUAGE: FRANKLIN DELANO ROOSEVELT AND ANGLO-AMERICAN RELATIONS, 1933-1939: THE ROOSEVELT-CHAMBERLAIN RIVALRY. Dr. Bennett's work addresses Roosevelt's early perception of Hitler as a menace and how he unsuccessfully urged the British to join an anti-Hitler coalition. Writes eminent diplomatic historian Norman A. Graebner, "The research in this study is extensive and ... important." Available through Barnes and Noble and Amazon Books.
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ROUNDUP: TOP 10

1. Rick Perlstein: The Right-wingers Behind the California Madness
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#arnold8-14-03

2. Eduardo Galeano: The President of Afghanistan
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#afghan8-14-03

3. Edward Said: Americans Are Blinded by Imperial Pretensions
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#said8-11-03

4. Martha C. Nussbaum: Who's Behind the Hindu Attacks on Muslims in India
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#hindu8-14-03

5. Profile of George Chauncey, the Historian Who Wrote the Brief in Defense of Gay Rights
http://hnn.us/articles/1195.html#gay8-14-03

6. Austrian Archives Reveal Nazi Military Role of Schwarzenegger's Father
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#nazipast8-14-03

7. Democrats Have Changed Their Tune on Iraq
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#iraq8-13-03

8. The Best Book Ever Written About Washington, DC
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#dc8-14-03

9. Donald Ritchie: The McCarthy Transcripts
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Vietnam Echoes Are Getting Louder and Louder CHRISTIAN G. APPY
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Face It: Intelligence Agencies Sometimes Fail JUDITH APTER KLINGHOFFER
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HISTORIANS & HISTORY

Truman's Diary in Perspective ALONZO HAMBY
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What's Wrong with Radical History ... And the Radical "Historians Against
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The Troubling Assumptions Behind Lamar Alexander's History Project JONATHAN
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BREAKING NEWS: Civil Rights museum on the Washington mall?; Boeing's oldest plane now at Smithsonian; German TV won't let viewers vote for Hitler as greatest person in history; Sukarno remains in the doghouse in Indonesia; John Lott complains about impersonators; Van Gogh footage a fraud.
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HISTORY GRAPEVINE: THE LATEST!
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FEATURES

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GOTCHA! Texas Republicans forget that when they were in the minority, they
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ECHOES FROM THE PAST: Louis Hartz on American foreign policy
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#1 Arnold Schwarzenegger Should Explain His Support for Kurt Waldheim
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#2 David Broder: Bush Is Like FDR
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#3 Soldiers Are Recording the History of the Iraq
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#4 Is Ariel Sharon a War Criminal?
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#5 Sidney Zion: Palestinians Already Have a State. It's Called Jordan.
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#palestine8-5-03

#6 Lawrence Wittner: Hiroshima's Lessons the Bush Administration Overlooks
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#7 David Kaiser: A Guerrilla War in Iraq?
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#kaiser8-4-03

#8 Michael Klarman: Court Decisions Reflect the Times in Which They Were
Made
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#9 Niall Ferguson: Empire Building on a Shoestring Budget
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#niall7-31-03

#10 Eric Rauchway: Why Kristof's Wrong About the Hiroshima Bomb
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BREAKING NEWS: Niall Ferguson headed to Harvard; Stasi documents reveal
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1. Perry Biddiscombe: Nazi Opposition to the Allied Occupation of Germany
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2. Joshua Brown Illustration: Bush's Domestic Policy Revisionism
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#bush7-28-03

3. Eric Alterman: Bill Kristol's Smear of Gephardt
http://hnn.us/articles/865.html#eric7-25-03

4. Rachel Carson's Campaign Against DDT Has Cost Millions of Lives
http://hnn.us/articles/1410.html#malaria7-31-03

5. Is Blair Another Woodrow Wilson?
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6. Is Daniel Pipes a Victim of Political Correctness?
http://hnn.us/articles/1195.html#pipes7-29-03

7. The Pyramids Were Not Built by Slaves
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#slaves8-1-03

8. What Was Germany Like During the Occupation Following WW II?
http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#germany7-31-03

9. China's History Textbooks: Slowly Admitting the Truth About the Korean
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http://hnn.us/articles/866.html#china7-31-03

10. Garry Wills: Hillary's Thin Memoir
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