The Monday American | American History Podcast

The podcast that never takes the 'story' out of American history.

A Podcast revisiting American history one story at a time. Studying history teaches that contrary to popular belief, hindsight isn't always 20/20. A history podcast presenting American history while ensuring the "story" is never left out of history.

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Special D-Day Post

Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of D-Day with a quick post of the first radio announcement that Americans heard. Robert St. John of NBC News reported the news at 3:30AM Eastern War Time.

Video released for the 75th Anniversary of D-Day from the United States Navy’s “All Hands” Magazine, narrated by Jocko Willink US Navy Seal, ret.

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The Korean War (Part I): The Forgotten War and Forgotten Lesson

The Korean War is known, ironically so, for being America's forgotten war. It was a war that sparked America's involvement in southeast Asia for next thirty years. 

Part one of this series on the war begins by explaining how we got to the point of war in Korea, and the history of Korea itself. 

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The American Civil War (Part II)

This episode begins with the raid on Harpers Ferry by John Brown. In doing so he becomes the ultimate martyr for his cause, inciting the national debate on the slavery issue further than ever before...

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