Weekly Round-Up, July 10, 2015

Some of our more captivating stories continue to circulate around the news. What has captured your attention this week?

"The Guardian" or "Authority of Law" statue by James Earle Frasier in front of the United States Supreme Court building in Washington, DC.

“The Guardian” or “Authority of Law” statue by James Earle Frasier in front of the United States Supreme Court building in Washington, DC.

1. “Which History in Obergefell v. Hodges?” – Historian Nancy Cott spins the classic feminist studies question “which women” and discusses the case in which she was cited.

http://historians.org/publications-and-directories/perspectives-on-history/summer-2015/which-history-in-obergefell-v-hodges

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2. “The Many Deaths of Captain Kidd” – While everyone else is worried with sharks, we’re still focused on pirates

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/11/us/south-carolina-confederate-flag.html?smid=fb-nytimes&smtyp=cur&_r=0

 

 

srebrenica-tabuti3. “20 Years Since the Srebrenica Massacre” – Saturday, July 10, marks the 20th anniversary of the massacre in Bosnia. This stunning photojournalist essay is an important reminder but a warning that it does not shy from some of the atrocities of war.

http://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2015/07/20-years-since-the-srebrenica-massacre/398135/

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