Weekly History News Roundup

JFK was unpopular in Canada… new book examines Kennedy legacy from Canadian perspective

 

Confederate flag rally in Gettysburg nearly turns violentNPS Rangers forced to separate counter protests

 

Nixon library completes $15 million renovation… new exhibit will highlight Nixon’s 1972 trip to China

 

Japanese internment in Alaska rediscovered… archaeologists pinpoint camp location near Juneau

 

New Civil War film details escape from Confederate prison… “Union Bound” is based on the diary of Sgt. Joseph Hoover

 

Heritage or hate?

Heritage or hate?

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  1. Personally, I agree with Canada. Really look back at his era, there was no Camelot and he did not accomplish anything of significance during his “reign.” He is granted credit for the Cuban Missile Crisis, but factually, he was merely the figurehead.

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