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The Confederate Flag

Flags are symbols of culture and identity but some flags send out the wrong signals.

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Season 2 – The Birth of a Nation (1915)

The Unemployed Historian returns for a new series! First up – D.W. Griffith’s 1915 film The Birth of a Nation. Not only was this the first blockbuster, but it helped revive the KKK… And we complain about Twilight!?