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    King John is considered by some to be England's worst monarch, but is that fair?(Image credit: Future)Jump to:King John: England worst monarch?What happened after Jesus died?Ida B. Wells: American heroineInAll About History issue 114, on sale now, un...
    Ida B. Wells-Barnett in the newsroom.MattelLast year, Chicago unveiled a national monument honoring civil rights activist Ida B. Wells-Barnett. The sculpture—the city’s first monument honoring a Black woman—is known as the “Light of Truth,” a re...
    Activist Ida B. Wells now has a monument in her honor.Scott Olson/Getty ImagesThe immediate skyline will look a little different for residents of the Bronzeville neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois. This week, a monument honoring civil rights activist,...
    Activist Ida B. Wells now has a monument in her honor.Scott Olson/Getty ImagesThe immediate skyline will look a little different for residents of the Bronzeville neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois. This week, a monument honoring civil rights activist,...
    Doron, Wikimedia Commons // CC BY-SA 3.0Across India there are feats of ancient engineering and architecture that marry form and function to such an impressive degree that even modern designers marvel. They're called stepwells, and you sometimes have...
    SADLER’S Wells Theatre, London’s preminent venue for contemporary dance, makes a triumphant post-lockdown return with Overflow. This new production by the trailblazing choreographer Alexander Whitley will debut at the theatre, running for only two...
    Portraits of Orson Welles and H.G. Wells.Orson Welles: Carl Van Vechten, Wikimedia Commons // Public Domain. H.G. Wells: Keystone, Getty Images.Two years after narrating an adaptation of H.G. Wells's 1898 novel The War of the Worlds on the radio—and...
    Portraits of Orson Welles and H.G. Wells.Orson Welles: Carl Van Vechten, Wikimedia Commons // Public Domain. H.G. Wells: Keystone, Getty Images.Two years after narrating an adaptation of H.G. Wells's 1898 novel The War of the Worlds on the radio—and...
    Portraits of Orson Welles and H.G. Wells.Orson Welles: Carl Van Vechten, Wikimedia Commons // Public Domain. H.G. Wells: Keystone, Getty Images.Two years after narrating an adaptation of H.G. Wells's 1898 novel The War of the Worlds on the radio—and...