10 Ways American Slavery Continued Long After The Civil War

10 Ways American Slavery Continued Long After The Civil War

History Mark OliverJune 21, 2017 Slavery in America didn’t end with the Emancipation Proclamation. It lived on—even after the Civil War had ended and the 13th Amendment had been put into place. The Civil War brought the Confederate States back...
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Top 10 Whites Who Stood Up Against Slavery

Top 10 Whites Who Stood Up Against Slavery

History Oliver TaylorJune 19, 2017 The involvement of whites in ending slavery is one fact that has always been left out of the history of slavery. Yet, without them, it is probable that slavery would not have ended—at least, not...
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10 Important Things China Invented First

10 Important Things China Invented First

Facts Daniel KushnirJune 17, 2017 Those who live in the Western world often feel as though their civilization is, and always was, the most technologically advanced (and maybe even most important) in the world. However, that is not necessarily true....
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Top 10 Horrific Hot-Air Balloon Accidents

Top 10 Horrific Hot-Air Balloon Accidents

Facts Hunter HensonJune 16, 2017 The amazing feat of flight has fascinated the human race for hundreds of years. Before airplanes, we had hot-air balloons and other balloon variations. While ballooning used to serve as transportation, it has evolved to...
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10 Bizarre Times Marijuana Showed Up In History

10 Bizarre Times Marijuana Showed Up In History

History Sydney SauerJune 15, 2017 Love it or hate it, marijuana has been a large part of society since ancient times. And in its five-thousand-year history, the plant has been a part of some strange events, inventions, and discoveries. Take...
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Top 10 Unbelievable Stories Of Real-Life Karma

Top 10 Unbelievable Stories Of Real-Life Karma

Facts Mark OliverJune 14, 2017 We all want karma to be real. Not everyone believes that there is some supernatural force making sure the good are rewarded—but when we see somebody selflessly give themselves up to help others, we feel...
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Top 10 Remarkable Teenagers Of World War II

Top 10 Remarkable Teenagers Of World War II

History Sam DunsmoreJune 13, 2017 Many people were horrified at Adolf Hitler’s actions during World War II. Teenagers were no exception. Young people all around the world wanted to do anything they could to stop Hitler’s slaughter. The following 10...
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