City leaders take note - this is how you discuss Columbus.

Civic Leadership in America, Take Note on how to Discuss Columbus

Pueblo’s Columbus Day Weekend a Display of Debate with Honor & Respect Pueblo Colorado is an example of how a civilized society treats each other. While Columbus Day of 2020…

Why Columbus Day of 1942 is so meaningful today

Why Columbus Day of 1942 is so Meaningful Today

Estimated reading time: 30 minutes Beginning on December 8th 1941, over 600,000 Italian-Americans were branded “enemy aliens” and were firmly under the surveillance of the US intelligence community. Out of…

Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson & Joe Rogan Discuss Columbus

One of the many things I admire about Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson is that he has the ability to take the knowledge and concepts in his incredible brain, and translate…

Columbus Day is about Self-Determination.

Columbus Day is actually about Self-Determination

How history is taught in our public schools is a serious matter. As a child develops into an adult, the ability to hold rational public discourse using factual references as…


New York Times Feature Story - Italian-Americans Coming into their Own.

Italian-Americans as viewed by the New York Times – The Original 1983 Feature Article

A Lookback to the Original NYT Cover Story from May of 1983 My Maternal and Paternal Grandparents were the epitome of the hard-working, blue-collar immigrants that personified the hopes and…

How a World War 2 letter between two cousins triggered a search for the final resting place of nine missing USAAF Airmen.

In Search of TSgt Dominick J Lanni USAAF

It would be unimaginable today for an American family to have seven members serving in the US armed Forces during the same conflict. Numbers like that are unheard of now,…

Fort Missoula MT Alien Detention Camp

DOCUMENTARY: Italian American Internment During World War II

The History Channel’s Arthur Kent presents the documentary “Italian American Internment: The Detainment of Italian Americans During World War II” with detailed commentary by Gloria Ricci Lothrop, a historian at…