The Help (Erik)

Notions Civil Rights Movements– The Civil Rights Movement encompasses social movements in the United States whose goals were to end racial segregation and discrimination against African Americans and to secure legal recognition and federal protection of the citizenship rights enumerated in the Constitution and federal law. This article covers the phase of the movement between […]

Glory (Erik)

Notions Different developments in the North and South-The northern soil and climate favored smaller farmsteads rather than large plantations. Industry flourished, fueled by more abundant natural resources than in the South, and many large cities were established (New York was the largest city with more than 800,000 inhabitants). By 1860, one-quarter of all Northerners lived […]

Mayflower story

Notions Origin of Native Americans- There are numerous speculations about who are the ancestors of Native Americans. The main hypothesis makes reference to the movement from Polynesia and from the northern areas of China. Nonetheless, the most widespread hypothesis is that locals crossed Beringia, a land connect among Asia and America, which is presently the […]