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Airs Thursday, August 11, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Dr. Cheryl White take a look at the medieval legend of the Children's Crusade.

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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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Airs Friday, August 5, at 7:45 p.m. This week commentator Gary Borders reminisces about his A Liberal Arts Education and how and when he fell in love with philosophy.

Airs Thursday, August 4, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Dr. Cheryl White take a look at America's Greatest Ghost Story, that of the Bell Witch. 

A bust portrait of a young man representing the nativist ideal of the Know Nothing party.
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Airs Tuesday, August 2, at 7:45 p.m. Dr. Gary Joiner looks at the history of political parties which you may have never heard of.

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