Historians in the News

This page features brief excerpts of stories published by the mainstream media and, less frequently, blogs, alternative media, and even obviously biased sources. The excerpts are taken directly from the websites cited in each source note. Quotation marks are not used.




  • Historians look back on 1968 tumult and its lasting impact

    Fifty years later is enough time for historians to step back and look at all those events and put them in perspective. Panels of them did so at the American Historical Association convention in Washington, D.C. What they found were lasting impacts, here and abroad.