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.

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9:42am

Tue December 18, 2012
Commentary

History Matters: Remembering Operation Linebacker II

Commentator Gary Joiner marks the 40th anniversary of a milestone in military aviation. Operation Linebacker II was an 11-day assault on the North Vietnamese capital and surrounding area in Dec. 1972 that forced the enemy back to the negotiating table.

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12:47pm

Tue December 11, 2012
Commentary

History Matters: A look back at the Red Kettle campaign

Commentator Gary Joiner explores the history of the Salvation Army and its Red Kettle campaign.

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7:35am

Tue December 4, 2012
Commentary

History Matters: On Louisiana's lottery madness

Commentator Gary Joiner take an historic look at the lottery in Louisiana.

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1:01pm

Tue November 27, 2012
Commentary

History Matters: On the source of cotton

Commentator Gary Joiner explores the history of cotton production and its connection to Louisiana.

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9:16am

Tue November 20, 2012
Commentary

History Matters: On evaluating a presidential legacy

Commentator Gary Joiner explores the makings of a presidential legacy.

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