History Matters

Tuesday Mornings at 7:35 a.m.

Join Dr. Gary Joiner every Tuesday morning as he talks about history - from the ancient Greeks to World War II; from the Civil War to Louisiana history and much more.

History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine.

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Airs Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Gary Joiner travels back to the Switzerland and Italy for the birth of Nitroglycerin

History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine.

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Airs Tuesday, November 7, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Gary Joiner looks at our "Nation Of Immigrants" and how our immigrant histories matter.

History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine.

History of the cotton manufacture in Great Britain by Sir Edward Baines,
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Airs Tuesday, October 31, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Gary Joiner looks into a Revolution that changed the face of the world, and is still changing our world today.

History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine.

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Airs Tuesday, October 24, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Gary Joiner discusses the spainard who once Governed Louisiana, Bernardo de Gálvez y Madrid, Count of Gálvez.

History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine.

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Airs Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Gary Joiner discusses the lasting impact of Tom Clancy, and Insurance salesman who wrote masterful thriller novels.

History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine.

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