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New history details how Mexcian War affected U.S. leaders - Austin American-Statesman

New history details how Mexcian War affected U.S. leaders - Austin American-Statesman | History 101 | Scoop.it

New history details how Mexcian War affected U.S. leaders.  Stephen F. Austin, American-Statesman and empresario wrote in 1879, “I do not think there was ever a more wicked war than that waged by the United States on Mexico."


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The Second Industrial Revolution, 1870-1914 | US History Scene

The Second Industrial Revolution, 1870-1914 | US History Scene | History 101 | Scoop.it
Between 1820-1860, the visual map of the U.S. was transformed by unprecedented urbanization and rapid territorial expansion, fueling the Second Industrial Revolution, 1870-1914.
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Market Segmentation

Market Segmentation | History 101 | Scoop.it
Nielsen Prizm is a tool used by companies to analyze their customers spending habits, lifestyle choices and spatial patterns. Using their Zip Code Look Up feature, you can search any zip code to get a glimpse into how market research analysts view neighborhoods, geography and spatial analysis. This economic and cultural data has a wide range of uses (albeit with some serious limitations).
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Segmentation is a key element in strategic planning. This article discusses the importance of market segmentation and provides some key insights. 

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Lynchings in the West, Erased From History and Photos

Lynchings in the West, Erased From History and Photos | History 101 | Scoop.it
For one, the antilynching movement that reached its height in the United States from the 1890s to the 1930s tended to focus on the widespread murder of black Americans in the context of the Civil War, Reconstruction and its ...
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Op-Ed: Redistricting in Wisconsin

Op-Ed: Redistricting in Wisconsin | History 101 | Scoop.it
Shaped like a giant pistol sitting on its butt end, Wisconsin's new 22nd state Senate District is Exhibit A in the case against partisan redistricting.

 

The redistricting process is far from neutral; to be far we should remember that gerrymandering is has happened on all ends of the political spectum.  Which map to you think is the best way to divide these districts?  What is the fairest way to divide them?


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The redistricting process is far from neutral; to be fair we should remember that gerrymandering is has happened on all ends of the political spectum.  Which map to you think is the best way to divide these districts?  What is the fairest way to divide them?

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Calvin Coolidge

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Today in 1923: Calvin Coolidge gives first presidential address to be broadcast on radio.
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The extremely eccentric Isaac Newton invents the Calculus and publishes the Principia

Take advantage of this special offer from Audible.com download this audiobook for free now by visiting this link!! http://www.anrdoezrs.net/click-4370178-321...
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2-minute Candide

Hit the Road for Candide's 250th anniversary! Experience his racy journey through Rockwell Kent's illustrations...then visit the online exhibition at candide...
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Revolution and Enlightenment

Chapter 2 1600-1800 -This video will be used to introduce a new unit to the students. Using moviemaker.

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The Renaissance Begins

The Renaissance was a time of art, music, engineering, trade, and amazing change. The Renaissance changed the face of humanity forever and continues to the l...
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Filippo Bruneschelli by Michael Carroll

A brief story about Mr.Filippo (non-corrupt)Filippo Bruneschelli by Michael Carroll - created at http://animoto.com...
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5 Reasons Why Prezi is my New Presentation Platform

Blog Post: http://www.danh.me/top-5-reasons-i-use-prezi-and-why-you-should A review and first impressions from my recent Prezi presentation.
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This Is Every Bomb Dropped on London During the Blitz

This Is Every Bomb Dropped on London During the Blitz | History 101 | Scoop.it
See all 100 tones of explosives the Germans dropped on London in one map...
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Woman’s dark red velvet jacket, 1880s. The front...

Woman’s dark red velvet jacket, 1880s. The front... | History 101 | Scoop.it
Woman’s dark red velvet jacket, 1880s. The front opening fastens with ten unseen black silk-covered buttons but has large decorative buttons and cord loops. There are two buttons on each sleeve and...
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Will the Pope's tweets be infallible?

Will the Pope's tweets be infallible? | History 101 | Scoop.it
Pope Benedict XVI will start tweeting next week. As the Pope is, or can be, infallible, will his tweets also be faultless? (Who, What, Why: Will the Pope's tweets be infallible?
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NewsHour Extra: New Lincoln Movie Humanizes a Presidential Superhero | 11.15.12 | PBS

NewsHour Extra: New Lincoln Movie Humanizes a Presidential Superhero | 11.15.12 | PBS | History 101 | Scoop.it

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What was in colonial cups besides tea? Cider, water, milk, and whiskey! - O Say Can You See?

What was in colonial cups besides tea? Cider, water, milk, and whiskey! - O Say Can You See? | History 101 | Scoop.it
Practically everyone in 18th America drank chocolate and tea, but what about cider, water, milk, and whiskey? Well, of course they drank water and milk. The colonies were an idyllic paradise --lush forests, rolling hills, crystal clear streams.
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Pearl Harbor bombed — History.com This Day in History — 12/7/1941

Pearl Harbor bombed — History.com This Day in History — 12/7/1941 | History 101 | Scoop.it
At 7:55 a.m. Hawaii time, a Japanese dive bomber bearing the red symbol of the Rising Sun of Japan on its wings appears out of the clouds above the island of Oahu.
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Christopher Columbus Biography

Christopher Columbus Biography | History 101 | Scoop.it
Biography.com covers Spanish explorer Christopher Columbus, his 1492 discovery of the 'New World,' and how his legacy of European colonization is a mixed one.
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The Face - JESUS in Art - Part 8 of 8

Excerpt from a film entitled "The Face : Jesus in Art" and copyrighted in 2001 by Educational Broadcasting Corporation. The film "traces the dramatically dif...
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Utopia - The Perfect World

What is the Future of the Perfect World? Sir Thomas Moore named it in his book of the same name, but what really is Utopia? Utopia may be hard to define, but...
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