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, September 6, at 7:45 p.m.  This week Dr. Gary Joiner remembers 9/11, a day that changes America.

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Airs Tuesday, August 30, at 7:45 p.m.  This week Dr. Gary Joiner takes an historic look at terrorism

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Airs Tuesday, August 23, at 7:45 p.m. In light of the recent flooding, commentary Dr. Gary Joiner is with us now to share a historic perspective.

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Airs Tuesday, August 16, at 7:45 p.m. Dr. Gary Joiner at the rise of Zika and looks back at another scourge from the tropics, yellow fever, and their history matters.

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Airs Tuesday, August 9, at 7:45 p.m. Dr. Gary Joiner looks at the rise of the atomic age in the 1950, and parallels with the geopolitics of today.

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