Museum Offers Glimpse Into Future Site on African American History

Museum Offers Glimpse Into Future Site on African American History

The Smithsonian’s newest museum, the National Museum of African American History and Culture, will not open until 2016. While that site finishes construction, an exhibit opening Friday at the National Museum of American History offers a glimpse into the future African American institution’s growing collection. The exhibit opening this week, “Through the African American Lens: […]

Mother’s Day Has a Richer History Than Many Realize

Mother’s Day Has a Richer History Than Many Realize

People in many places throughout the world enjoy celebrating Mother’s Day with that very special woman in their lives. If anyone deserves an annual day of warmth, respect, and love, it would have to be the mother. It is currently honored in 46 nations, with varying calendar dates based on location and culture, and hundreds […]