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How heavy metal and Satan gave us this sticker

How heavy metal and Satan gave us this sticker

On September 19, 1985, a congressional hearing about rock music lyrics captured the nation’s attention. Over the course of 5 hours, a music expert, a reverend, a group of parents, and quite a few deeply horrified politicians publicly reprimanded the music industry for their lack of morals. This is Democratic Sen. Fritz Hollings Hollings: But …

A Brief History Of Time(keeping)

A Brief History Of Time(keeping)

[MUSIC] A long time ago on a far-away island, the people kept time by sunrise, sunset, and the cannon. Every day at noon, on the hill above town, soldiers would fire the cannon and set life’s pace in the village below. One day, a boy wanted to know how the soldiers knew when to fire. …

Sifting through the pages of history

Sifting through the pages of history

I’m at the Edsel and Eleanor Ford home in Grosse Pointe Shores and I am a general intern working with a bunch of different departments during my summer internship here. It’s one thing to learn about theory and everything in your classes but its another thing to actually like be immersed in it. A lot …

Pages of European History

Pages of European History

Pages of European History 1859 to 1959 Queen Victoria Napoleon III Various army and men in uniforms German Imperial family Bismark Bankers Soldiers Soldiers Nation of Europe Maps Flags National flags ARMIES MARCHING TO BATTLE Battle Battle and death Death and terror Battle Victory Parade American President Wilson Rich arms dealers Rise of Nazi and …

A history of the Kashmir conflict | The Economist

A history of the Kashmir conflict | The Economist

The Economist in 1947 Britain prepared to end nearly a century of rule over the Indian subcontinent and its 390 million people Hindus were concentrated in central and southern India Muslims in Bengal in the northwest a British Commission divided the territory into majority Muslim Pakistan and majority Hindu India in the chaos that followed …