The beginning of 1862 is action packed, the Union strikes back!
The first real confrontation of the American Civil War kicks off near the town of Manassas, and only a stone’s throw from Washington D.C. It’s the battle of Bull Run.
The Civil War revolutionized how battles were fought. From guns and bullets to the telegraph and railroads…America is the leader in technology, but these weapons of war prove especially devastating when Americans use them against each other.
As Abraham Lincoln is inaugurated as the 16th President of America…states have already begun to secede and join the confederacy. The Civil War has begun.
Abraham Lincoln is the Big Buck of This Lick! He and the new Republican Party set out to oppose slavery, just as the Supreme Court doubles down with one of their worst decisions…the Dred Scott case.
Westside is the best side…Unless you died of dysentery along the way. #OregonTrail. Manifest Destiny broadens the horizons of the young United States, but there’s a dark side to westward expansion.
What does Corruption, Andrew Jackson, John Quincy Adams, and the Electoral College have in common? They’re all corrupt. Tune in!
America is feelin’ good-ish! We are talking national unity, the Monroe Doctrine, and the elephant in the room tearing the country apart…slavery.
Florida is open territory for Andrew Jackson to deal a hand…or three.
Conflict resolution at its finest…à la, Hamilton and Burr…