History

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The Marc Cox Morning Show
August 06, 2020 - 6:51 am
"During a news conference in the suburb of Evanston, State Rep. LaShawn K. Ford, a Democrat, argued for a complete overhaul of textbooks and lesson plans in an effort to be more inclusive toward minorities and women, NBC 5 in Chicago reported."
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The Annie Frey Show
June 16, 2020 - 4:28 pm
Would removing a statue or bust change history? Marc Cox and Annie Frey discuss the removal of the Christopher Columbus statue.
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Associated Press
January 28, 2020 - 8:54 am
The Dave Glover Show dives into Kobe Bryant's life and actions, and the way we remember people after death.
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September 26, 2019 - 7:00 am
We can all appreciate a plate of delicious, fluffy pancakes, especially on National Pancake Day, which is on Sept. 26. But this simple breakfast delight has a complicated history. The first clues that people ate flour mixed with water was around 30,000 years ago. National Geographic says remnants...
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August 12, 2019 - 12:05 pm
(KFTK) — Historical contributions by members of the LGBTQ community will now be included in public school curriculum in Illinois. Governor J.B. Pritzker signed a bill requiring the inclusion into law over the weekend. The new law ensures that students in Illinois public schools will learn about the...
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August 01, 2019 - 10:45 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois workers will no longer have to disclose their salary history to employers under a new state law. Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Wednesday signed a law barring employers from asking job applicants how much they made in previous jobs. Illinois lawmakers passed two previous versions of...
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January 18, 2019 - 8:17 am
Brad Meltzer will be at the St. Louis County Library tonight to discuss his new book, “THE FIRST CONSPIRACY: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington”. Meltzer joins the show to discuss the rise of our first President. Although betrayed by his “life guards”, President George Washington could have...
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