That Time The DNC Rigged a Nomination

A look at 1944 and how intrigue, manipulation, misrepresentation, a few martinis, a song, an axe, and a finger in the page of a book changed the history of the Presidency. Please remember our sponsor Mack Weldon and their great clothes – Use promo code “history” for 20% off.

Patrick Henry, Underrated Founder – Interview with Jon Kukla

He was essential to the colonial resistance to the Stamp Act. He was the bulwark of the American Revolution in Virginia. He raised troops and supplies and organized the America’s largest state. He may have saved Washington’s job, championed a Bill of Rights, and might have been President himself. Yet for many Americans, Patrick Henry…