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, April 24, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Gary Joiner explore the life, service, and valor of First Lieutenant William R. Lawley, Jr. 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, April 17, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Gary Joiner looks back at the list of Presidential winners and losers and examine the scandal ridden administration of Warren G. Harding.  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, April 10, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Gary Joiner looks back at the life and contributions of Barbara W. Tuchman.

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, April 3, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Gary Joiner looks back to 1937 Texas and the New London School Explosion.

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, March 27, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Gary Joiner pays tribute top healers ahead of Doctors Day.
History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine. 

   

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