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The Mayflower Compact: Why It Mattered

When the Pilgrims arrived off of the coast of New England, before they landed, they signed a document called the Mayflower Compact. Some have seen this as the foundation of American democracy, while others have argued that it was a temporary arrangement, soon overruled, with little lasting impact. In this tour at the Forefather’s Monument in Plymouth, we discuss the story of compact, what it means, and why it was a landmark event in our country’s history.

ReformationWeekly Video

Jan Hus – Betrayed by the Emperor (Part 2)

In this second part of the story of the life of Jan Hus, hear how he grows in prominence, opposes relics, causes political controversy, and finally is betrayed by the deceitful emperor. If you liked this film, please subscribe, share it with your friends, and check back next week for a new video!

Civil WarWeekly Video

How Ed Bearss Found the USS Cairo

The USS Cairo was a Union ironclad during the American Civil War, and was the first ship sunk by a torpedo (now called mine). Hear the story of how the USS Cairo was found from its rediscoverer, the late great Ed Bearss. Learn more about Bearss here. Get the full DVD here.