Decades after Charles Knowlton died, his book would be credited with the reversal of population growth in England and the popularization of contraception in the United States.
Gerrymandering is the process by which districts for the House of Representatives are drawn so that one party has a distinct election advantage.
How Boston has marked the controversial trial and alleged crimes of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, Italian immigrants executed for murder.
Lizzie Borden’s father and stepmother were brutally murdered, possibly by Lizzie herself, in August 1892. Why are we still dissecting the crime?
Margaret Fuller was one of the most-read Americans of the mid-nineteenth century, but then men started to edit her for posterity.