Peter d'Errico
7/29/15

Pope Francis' July 9, 2015, request for "forgiveness" for "crimes co...

Peter d'Errico
6/11/15

When the jury and judges awarded Elizabeth Fenn the 2015 Pulitzer Prize in History for her book, Encounters at the Heart of the World: A History of the Mandan People, their citation described the book as "an engr...

Peter d'Errico
5/23/15

Galileo's telescopic observations converted him to the sun-centered view of the planetary system, and thereby made him a target for the Roman Inquisition. The Church was committed to an earth-centered view of the celestial realms....

Peter d'Errico
4/25/15

Pope Francis recently trumped political correctness on yet another sensitive topic: the Turkish massacre of Armenian people 100 years ago....

Peter d'Errico
3/19/15

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel was the latest foreign leader to address a Joint Session of the U.S. Congress on March 3, 2015....

Peter d'Errico
3/9/15

Professor Colin Calloway's new book, The Victory With No Name, chronicles how a confederation of Native nations defeated the U.S....

Peter d'Errico
2/20/15

The San Carlos Apache battle cry, sounded by San Carlos Apache Chairman Terry Rambler to prevent the hostile takeover over of Apache lands by the United States and Rio Tinto mining corporation, goes to the core of U.S....

Peter d'Errico
2/12/15

Are you puzzled about the violence of the Islamic State, how killing and torture can be justified by religious doctrines? Have you thought that Muslim violence today echoes Christian violence in the Crusades and the Inquisition?...

Peter d'Errico
2/6/15

Just when we thought the Papacy might be ready to confront its historical role in dispossessing and dominating indigenous peoples around the world, Pope Francis decides to carry forward the process started by John Paul II to make a saint of the man who founded the...

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