By the Standard of Andrew Johnson’s Impeachment, Trump’s Would be a No-Brainer by Patrick Rael

A President came to office under a cloud, to help govern a badly divided nation. But he squabbled with his own party, which controlled both houses in Congress, and abused the pardon power in ways that emboldened white supremacists and… Continue Reading By the Standard of Andrew Johnson’s Impeachment, Trump’s Would be a No-Brainer by Patrick Rael

Tuckered Out: Let’s Correct the Record on the History of Slavery and Abolition by Patrick Rael

The contemporary moment is witnessing a disgraceful outpouring of violent racism, emboldened by an erratic President who has made the White House a bully pulpit for white supremacy. As disheartening as this is, it is occasioning an extraordinary amount of history… Continue Reading Tuckered Out: Let’s Correct the Record on the History of Slavery and Abolition by Patrick Rael

Mock Interviews to be held at the Southern Historical Association Conference

Past SCWH presidents Caroline Janney (Purdue University) and James Marten (Marquette University) will hold mock interviews at the Southern Historical Association conference in Dallas for members of the Society of Civil War Historians who are on the academic job market… Continue Reading Mock Interviews to be held at the Southern Historical Association Conference