Passengers on board a Southwest Airlines flight honored a WWII veteran by singing for his 100th birthday.
“Prisoners of History: What Monuments to World II Tell us About our History and Ourselves” by Keith Lowe; William Collins (302 pages, $29.99) ––– A pedestal is a risky place to take a stand. In America, official tributes to leaders from Robert E. Lee to Abraham Lincoln have been destroyed or defaced. In Europe, memorials to Communist dictators have been torn down. In the Middle East, even ...
Boise police are investigating after the Idaho Anne Frank memorial was defaced by swastika stickers, which included the words, "we are everywhere."
The BASIC Fund, Inc. will be sponsoring a Memorial Tree of Lights during the Christmas season.
“Three years ago today, a heinous act of violence rained down on our city, our county and our state,” Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak told a modest gathering at an open-air amphitheater in Las Vegas.
Twenty thousand American flags have been placed on the National Mall as part of a memorial paying tribute to the more than 200,000 people nationwide who have died from the coronavirus.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death sent political and emotional shockwaves throughout America. A memorial bloomed immediately outside the Supreme Court and spread throughout the country. Justice Ginsburg is remembered as a fighter for women’s rights and a cultural icon who had friends and loved ones from all political beliefs.
CLAIM: Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser proposed using her power to remove the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial in the wake of George Floyd’s death.
There are renewed debates across the U.S. about whether to tear down statues dedicated to racist historical figures.
Not one – but two – early motorized transcontinental journeys will be celebrated this Saturday in Denison.