RealClearHistory Morning Edition

Monday, November 30
Japan: From Backwater to World Power - James Huffman, About Japan
Quantum Leap for Japan Still Felt Today - Ben Kniola, Think Japan
Ship Massacre Turns Tide on Slave Trade - University of Michigan
Who's the Savage at Sand Creek Massacre? - PBS
For McNamara, Redemption Denied - Douglas Brinkley, Foreign Affairs
McNamara: Architect of a Futile War - Tim Weiner, New York Times
Would JFK Have Pulled Out of Vietnam? - Peter Grier, CS Monitor
The Life and Inventions of Thomas Edison - Library of Congress
Lana Wood, on Sister and James Bond - Ruthe Stein, SF Chronicle
Video Games From Pong to Pacman - William Hunter, Design Boom
Saturday, November 28
A Different Take on FDR in Tehran - Warren Kimball, CIA
Churchill's Evolving View of Russia - John Lukacs, Carnegie Council
Margaret Thatcher's Long Goodbye - Roy Hattersley, New Statesman
Thatcher Knew Capitalism's Mass Appeal - Charles Moore, Telegraph
Why Isn't Norway in EU? - Ruben Ruiz Calleja, Diplomacy Status Quo
Gruesome Killer Meets a Gruesome End - Don Terry, New York Times
Jeffrey Dahmer's Bloody Trail - Brian Kates, New York Daily News
Sharpton Still Won't Admit Brawley Case a Hoax - Free Beacon
Tawana Brawley Leaves NYC Behind - Dorian Block, NY Daily News
Icy Demise of a Day Trip to Antarctica - South Pole Station
Friday, November 27
China's Failed Knockout Blow at Chosin - Patrick Roe, Korean War
The 'Chosin' Brotherhood of Marines - Douglas Sterner, Home of Heroes
China Rewrites Korean War History - Malcolm Moore, Daily Telegraph
Yamamoto and Plan for Pearl Harbor - Mark Stille, History Reader
Rocket Blasts London's Woolworths - Pennie Hedge, BBC News
Murder at San Francisco's City Hall - Duffy Jennings, SF Chronicle
Life and Death of a Baby-Faced Psychopath - FBI
Homophobia Not Motive in Milk's Killing - John Geluardi, SF Weekly
Greece's Dark Days Under Papadopoulos - Eric Pace, New York Times
Captain Cook Finds Paradise - William Westervelt, Sacred Texts
Thursday, November 26
The Indian Who Saved Pilgrims - Eric Metaxas, Wall Street Journal
When FDR Tried to Move Thanksgiving - Pat Horan, RealClearHistory
Crusaders Beats Back Saladin - Stephen Dafoe, Templar History
Glorious Reign of the Leper King - Michael Whitcraft, Free Republic
Second Triumvirate: Life After Caesar - UNRV History
From Fort Duquesne to Modern-Day Pittsburgh - U.S. History
The Victory That Won Chattanooga - John Rickard, History of War
MacKenzie Avenges Custer at Powder River - Texas St. Historical Assn.
U.S. Is Sovereign at Gitmo - Jonathan Hansen, History News Network
Truth About 'Hollywood Ten' - Art Eckstein, Front Page Mag
Wednesday, November 25
LBJ's Private Conversation With Hoover - Shirley Jahad, KPCC
Where Was LBJ Sworn In? - David Flick, Dallas Morning News
'JFK' and Oliver Stone's Propaganda - Ron Capshaw, RealClearHistory
An Eternal Flame for Kennedy - Jack Maguire, Treasury of Texas Tales
Did D.B. Cooper Publish Own Memoir? - Matt Love, Oregonian
Top 10 Most Famous Disappearances - Time
Darwin's Clan Afflicted by Inbreeding - Ian Sansom, The Guardian
Michael Collins' Gun Led to Ex-Friend's Death - Executed Today
Above the Clouds at Lookout Mountain - John Rickard, History of War
Texas Rangers: From Border Guards to Cops - TX Dept. of Public Safety
Tuesday, November 24
Lee Harvey Oswald Was My Friend - Paul Gregory, NY Times Magazine
8 Things You Don't Know About Oswald - Jason Breslow, PBS
Jack Ruby: Conspirator or Small-Time Nut? - Dave Reitzes, JFK-Online
How Ruby Got Into the Basement - David von Pein, JFK-Archives
Chattanooga: A Loss That Doomed the South - Bob Redman, AOTC
Bragg Snatches Defeat from Jaws of Victory - About North Georgia
Boss Tweed: New York's Plundering Politician - Biography
London Underground's History of Disasters - Alex Ashman, h2g2
Ethiopian Flight 961: Hijacking, Crash, Survival - Sean Munger
Hail Mary, Full of ... Heisman Trophy - Reid Oslin, The BC Chronicle
Monday, November 23
The Enduring Mythology of John Kennedy - Jeff Heer, Globe and Mail
What Warren Report Missed About Shot - Max Holland, Newsweek
What Did Zapruder Film Really Show? - Jerry Organ, Marquette Univ.
Kennedy's Mystique, Secrets and Lies - Richard Reeves, L.A. Times
Only Person Who Knew JFK and Oswald - John Meroney, The Atlantic
Dallas 1963: A City of Rage and Hysteria - Melissa Block, NPR
How Secret Service Was Transformed - Kane Farabaugh, VoA
Conspiracy, JFK and CIA - Alex von Tunzelmann, History Reader
China's Chance at Cairo Conference - Peter Chen, WWII Database
The World's 100 Most Powerful Women - Caroline Howard, Forbes
Saturday, November 21
How Westmoreland Lost Vietnam - Eric Tegler, Defense Media Network
A Raid That Rescued No One - Callie Oettinger, History Reader
Jonathan Pollard: The Last Spy - Yossi Melman, Jerusalem Post
The Case Against Jonathan Pollard - Seymour Hersh, New Yorker
National Review's Most Important Writer - Francis P. Sempa, RCH
Edward I: England's Warrior King - Eric Niderost, The British Monarchy
The Original Columbine Massacre - Richard Myers, Rebel Graphics
Bosnia and U.S. Hubris Bubble - W. Joseph Campbell, The 1995 Blog
'Who Shot J.R.?': TV's Best Cliffhanger - Ed Martin, Huffington Post
The Making of 'Rocky' - Sylvester Stallone, ESPN
Friday, November 20
At Jonestown, A Time to Die - Donald Neff, Time
Playing Dead to Stay Alive at Jonestown - Richard Dwyer, ADST
Rep. Ryan: Congress' 1st Martyr - Whittle & Thorpe, Freedom Magazine
Unanswerable Questions of Jonestown - Rick Paulas, Pacific Standard
Inside Nazi Minds at Nuremberg - Thomas Harding, The Daily Beast
Franco's Legacy Still Divides Spain - Jonathan Freedland, The Guardian
Franco: From Revolutionary to Dictator - Biography
Thawing the Cold War - George Shultz, Margaret Thatcher Foundation
Getting Serious With Perestroika - National Security Archive
'The Play': Anatomy of a Miracle - Ron Fimrite, Sports Illustrated

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