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Blog Posts

Water Rights and Indigenous Communities

Water is essential to all societies as the foundation to all life on earth; today, water enables and encourages development in irrigation and hydropower. However, the allocation of who owns ho…

Varsha Venkatasubramanian, University of California at Berkeley

In Support of the Missouri Council for History Education Response to Missouri HB 1141, Amendment 3

The National Council for History Education supports the work/statement of the Missouri Council for History Education (MOCHE) in response to Missouri HB 1141, Amendment 3. “The proposed a…

Teaching the 26th Amendment

Fifty years ago, on July 1, 1971, the 26th Amendment was ratified. It lowered the voting age to eighteen and prohibited the denial or infringement of the right to vote “on account of age…

Jennifer Frost