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Four hundred years ago, in 1619, the first African slaves landed in the United States. The 1619 Project has made an important contribution to our
On 25 July 2019, Professor Jo Fox, IHR Director, and Professor Margot Finn, RHS President, sent the following letter to The Economist. It drew attention to
The Royal Historical Society Working Group on LGBT+ histories and historians has launched its survey of the profession.
On 22 April 2019 the nation officially acknowledged the first annual Stephen Lawrence Day. The day served as a day of remembrance, reflection and educational
In April 2019, during a panel discussion at Australia’s Parliament House, Anne Twomey, Professor of Constitutional Law at the University of Sydney, declared that the