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History That Doesn't Suck

History That Doesn't Suck

188 Episodes By Prof. Greg Jackson historythatdoesntsuck.com/...
HTDS is a bi-weekly podcast, delivering a legit, seriously researched, hard-hitting survey of American history through entertaining stories. To keep up with History That Doesn’t Suck news, check us out on Facebook and Instagram: @Historythatdoesntsuck; on Twitter: @HTDSpod; or online at htdspodcast. ...more
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158: Prohibition - So You Wanna Be a Rum Runner?
“You’re Bill McCoy.” “Never heard of him.”This is th... more
Jun 17 2024 55m
Rum Running on the East Coast
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157: Temperance, Prohibition, and the Path to the 18th Amendment
Episode Description:“Farewell, you good-for-nothing,... more
Jun 3 2024 1h
The Story of Prohibition
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156: The Presidency of “Silent” Cal Coolidge
“I believe I can swing it.”This is the story of the ... more
May 20 2024 1h
The Scopes Monkey Trial Culture War
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155: The Life & Times of Warren G. Harding & The Teapot Dome Scandal
“If you knew of a great scandal in our administratio... more
May 6 2024 1h 6m
Corruption in Harding Administration
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154: An Epilogue Discussion with Ben Sawyer
The Prof. sits down with fellow Prof. Ben Sawyer of ... more
Apr 22 2024 1h 1m
Company Payment Dilemma
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153: West Virginia’s Mine Wars: From Trouble in Matewan to the Battle of Blair Mountain
“I want to say make no settlement until they sign up... more
Apr 8 2024 1h 2m
Coal Miners' Eviction Standoff in Matewan
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152: The Second Ku Klux Klan: Racism, Anti-Semitism, & Anti-Catholicism in the 1920s
“Every official except one elected yesterday at the ... more
Mar 25 2024 1h 2m
Mob Hangs Leo Frank in Marietta
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151: The First Red Scare - Bombings, The Palmer Raids, Eugene Debs, and J. Edgar Hoover
“Palmer, do not let this country see red.”This is th... more
Mar 11 2024 1h 2m
Bank Blast Investigation Begins
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150: The Great War’s Aftermath: Coming Home, The Spanish Flu, & The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
“I keep wondering if the Unknown Soldier is one of m... more
Feb 26 2024 1h 3m
American Soldiers Return From WWI
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11 (Second Edition): Southern (Dis)comfort & Global Conflict in 1779
“I reject your proposals … and shall defend myself t... more
Feb 12 2024 1h
Savannah's Franco-American Attack on Spring Hill
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10 (Second Edition): Duels, the Trials of Valley Forge, & the Battle of Monmouth
“Stand fast, my boys, and receive your enemy!”This i... more
Jan 27 2024 57m
George Washington's Winter at Valley Forge
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9 (Second Edition): 1777—The Battle of Princeton, the Saratoga Campaign, & the Battles of Brandywine & Germantown
“If old England is not by this lesson taught humilit... more
Jan 15 2024 1h 1m
Route to Fort Edward and Rivalry
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149: WWI Epilogue
The Episode to end all … World War I episodes. Profe... more
Jan 1 2024 50m
France's Role in World War 1
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First Christmas Special (Second Edition)! “George Wishes Some Hessians a Merry F’ing Christmas”
“These are the times that try men’s souls.”This is t... more
Dec 18 2023 32m
George Washington's Soldiers and Reinforcements
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148: Tales of Christmas from World War I (A Truce, Plum Pudding, and Love)
“The circumstances under which we are spending this ... more
Dec 4 2023 38m
The Harlem Rattlers Moving Out
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147: Peacemaking in Paris: The Treaty of Versailles
“A Peace which cannot be defended in the name of jus... more
Nov 20 2023 1h 6m
Victory at Versailles
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146: The Armistice of November 11, 1918
 “The German delegation has come to receive the prop... more
Nov 6 2023 1h 6m
The Armistice
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145: Halloween Special 2023: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
“If I can but reach that bridge,” thought Ichabod, “... more
Oct 23 2023 49m
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
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144: A Conversation with Ken Burns - Storytelling and the American Buffalo
Professor Greg Jackson sits down with legendary docu... more
Oct 9 2023 34m
The Perilous Moment
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Introducing: History Daily
Today, we have a special off-week treat: an episode ... more
Oct 2 2023 21m
Stranded German Cruiser and Precious Cargo
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143: The Meuse-Argonne Offensive (pt.2) – Breaking the Kriemhilde Line
“All right, General. We’ll take it, or my name will ... more
Sep 25 2023 1h
Alvin York
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142: The Meuse-Argonne Offensive (pt.1) – “The Lost Battalion”
“Our own artillery is dropping a barrage directly on... more
Sep 11 2023 57m
Desperate Mission Behind Enemy Lines
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141: Wartime Interlude
Time to review! Greg and Kelsi talk through the main... more
Aug 28 2023 1h 10m
Legacy and Importance of American Flyboys
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Introducing: Real Survival Stories from Noiser
A picturesque paragliding flight becomes a terrifyin... more
Aug 21 2023 49m
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140: WWI Aviators: From the Lafayette Escadrille to the Red Baron and More
“Something has happened to one of the boys.”This is ... more
Aug 14 2023 57m
The Red Baron
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