Category: Washington Post

How the new monument to lynching unravels a historical lie

The Washington Post Nina Silber Expert article: “On April 26, the first memorial in the United States dedicated to the victims of ‘racial terror lynchings’ was unveiled in Montgomery, Ala. Originating with the efforts of the Equal Justice Initiative, which set out to document this little-known history, the National Memorial for Peace and Justice is […]

5 common sharks found along the East Coast

Washington Post citing Les Kaufman, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences “Several varieties of sharks call the waters off the Eastern Seaboard home…” Expert cite: “Note: Information and date from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Les Kaufman — a shark expert and biology professor at Boston University’s Marine Program and the International Union […]