History

May 16, 1960

May 16, 2018 theFAULT 0

History.com: “In the wake of the Soviet downing of an American U-2 spy plane on May 1, Russian leader Nikita Khrushchev lashes out at the United States and President Dwight D. Eisenhower at a Paris […]

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April 5, 1951

April 5, 2018 theFAULT 0

History.com: “The climax of the most sensational spy trial in American history is reached when a federal judge sentences Julius and Ethel Rosenberg to death for their roles in passing atomic secrets to the Soviets. Although […]

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February 24, 1868

February 24, 2018 theFAULT 0

History.com: “The U.S. House of Representatives votes 11 articles of impeachment against President Andrew Johnson, nine of which cite Johnson’s removal of Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton, a violation of the Tenure of Office […]

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February 9, 1950

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History.com: On February 9, 1950, “during a speech in Wheeling, West Virginia, Senator Joseph McCarthy (Republican-Wisconsin) claims that he has a list with the names of over 200 members of the Department of State that are […]

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Trump Doesn’t Know Jack

May 1, 2017 theFAULT 0

In an interview with the Washington Examiner, Republican President Donald Trump shined a spotlight on the dearth of historical knowledge in his head. Even that concerning his political idol, Andrew Jackson. Said Trump, “He [Jackson] […]