Rapping History

Introduction

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Credits

 

 

Peopleís History

(Howard Zinn)

Contact Us: paul@rappinghistory.org

 

 

A Patriotís History

(Larry Schweikart & Michael Allen)

 

 

 

1. Columbus

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1. Columbus & Cortez

2. Virginia and the Indians (1600s)

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2. Virginia and the Indians (1600s)

3. Slavery (Colonial)

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3. Slavery (Colonial)

4. Inequality

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4. Inequality, Market Freedom

5. Revolution (1770s)

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5. Revolution (1770s)

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6. Constitution (1780s)

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6. Constitution (1780s)

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7. Religion

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7. Religion

8. Women (1619-1850)

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8. Women (1800-50)

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9. War of 1812 and Indians

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9. War of 1812

 

9b. The Indians

10. Mexican War (1840s)

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10. Mexican War (1840s)

11. Wealth and Labor (1830-1880)

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11. Wealth and Labor (1815-37)

 

11b. Mid-1800s Renaissance

12. Slavery and the Civil War

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12. Slavery and the Civil War

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12b. The Civil War (1861-5)

 

12c. The Civil War (1865)

13. Reconstruction (1865-1900)

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13. Reconstruction (1865-76)

 

13b. The Wild West (1861-90)

14. Labor Struggles (1877-1900)

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14. Reform (1876-96)

15. Expansion, Spanish-American War (1896-1912)

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15. Expansion, Spanish-American War (1896-1912)

16. Socialists, Progressives (1900-12)

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16. Progressive Movement (1896-1912)

17. World War 1 (1914-20)

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17. World War 1 (1912-20)

18. Crash, Depression (1919-40)

†††† (music by Barry Butler)

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18. Roaring 20s and Depression (1920-32)

 

18b. Depression and FDR (1929-45)

19. World War 2 (1941-5)

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19. War in Europe (1937-41)

 

19b. World War 2 (1941-5)

 

19c. World War 2 (1945)

20. Communism, Cold War (1948-59)

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20. Cold War (1946-59)

 

20b. Prosperity Amidst Fears (1950s)

 

20c. JFK, Cuba, Space (1959-63)

21. Civil Rights, Passive Resistance (1948-64)

 

21b. Civil Rights, Rebellion (1960s)

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21. Civil Rights, LBJ, Antipoverty (1960s)

22. Vietnam (1960s)

 

22b. Vietnam (1970-3)

 

22c. Women, Prisoners, Indians (60s, 70s)

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22. Vietnam and Protests (1960s)

 

22b. Richard Nixon (1968-73)

23. Away from Radicalism

 

23b. Jimmy Carter

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23. 1970s and Jimmy Carter

24. Ronald Reagan (1980-88)

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24. Ronald Reagan (1980-88)

25. Bush 1 and the Gulf War (1988-92)

 

25b. Unreported Resistance (80s, 90s)

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25. George Bush 1, Gulf War (1988-92)

26. Bill Clinton (1992-2000)

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26. Bill Clinton (1992-2000)

27. George W. Bush (2000-8)

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27. George W. Bush (2000-8)

 

 

 

 

Haranguing History, Peopleís Version

 

 

 

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Haranguing History, Patriotís Version