The US History You Should Know Collection
Myths People Believe About The Founding Of The United States 383.9k VIEWS In the United States, American schoolchildren grow up learning all about their Founding Fathers, their Revolutionary ancestors, ... American Historical Events That Sound Made Up But Aren't 701 VOTES For such a relatively new country, the United States of America has managed to rack up its fair share of weird moments in ... Crazy Top Secret Information You Won't Believe The Government Declassified ... 78.7k VIEWS Ever wonder what really goes on behind the government's closed doors? Or what all that blacked-out text you see on ... The Most Important Leaders in U.S. History 253.8k VOTES List of the most important leaders in U.S. history. Love 'em or hate 'em, these leaders shaped American history from its ... The Actual Reasons Everywhere Except The US Has Adopted The Metric System ... 168.2k VIEWS If you grew up in the United States, you probably learned the United States Customary System (USCS) for weights and measures. The 12 Grueling Steps To Legal Immigration Through Ellis Island 68.2k VIEWS The Ellis Island immigration process was not easy for those who traveled to the United States. Immigrants often spent several ... 25 Maps That Tell The Entire History Of The United States 97.3k VIEWS If you want to learn about history, you have a plethora of resources. Oral traditions, written texts, and material objects all ... Mistakes That Created Modern America 185.8k VIEWS The biggest political mistakes of both the past and present are debated ceaselessly, but governance-related blunders aren’t the ... 17 Times Another American Civil War Almost Started 43.8k VIEWS When American citizens engage in armed battles with either each other or the federal government, the potential for bloodshed is ... The Craziest Things That Have Ever Happened on the Floor of Congress 1.8k VOTES While it's easy to point to the House of Commons as the craziest legislative body in the western world, the US Congress is no ... American States That Never Were - Proposed States and Territories That Never ... 57.8k VIEWS American history is filled with failed plans and abandoned proposals for different states and territories. The reasoning behind ... 15 Things Americans Love That Were Invented by Immigrants 2.9k VOTES Modern America was founded by immigrants. True, the rich culture of Native American tribes thrived across the land when ... The Biggest Religious Panics in US History 46.7k VIEWS Religious panics have been part of US history since the first Puritan settlers set up camp. Puritanical fears of witches led to ... America's Bloody History As The Serial Killer Capital Of The World 44.6k VIEWS Serial killers have appeared in almost every culture and country that has ever existed, ranging from the likes of Liu ... How Long It Would Take You To Travel From New York To California Throughout ... 18k VIEWS Road trips: they're exciting, and teens love to go on them in movies. But traveling across the United States hasn't always ... The Surprisingly Long History Of Foreign Countries Meddling In American ... 1.9k VIEWS There was plenty of discussion about the possibility of rigged elections in America before the 2016 presidential election even ... The Pledge Of Allegiance Was A Marketing Ploy Designed To Sell As Many Flags ... 110.7k VIEWS Americans know the Pledge of Allegiance very well – the great majority of US states require school children to recite ... The 13 Most Heinous American Policies Towards Children And Families 43.6k VIEWS When news broke in May of 2018 of the Trump administration's plans to separate children from parents at the border, then ... Famous American Double Agents 19.7k VIEWS The act of being a double agent is one of the most difficult and dangerous in espionage. To spy for an enemy nation while ... When Was America Greatest? 8.1k VOTES Depending on who you are, when you were born, and which socio-economic class you lucked into, the time period when America was ...