How history textbooks will deal with the US Capitol attack

Rioters clash with police as they try to enter the Capitol building. Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images Editor’s note: The Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol represented an event unlike any other in American history. But how will it be portrayed in history textbooks used in America’s K-12 schools and colleges? Here, three scholars of American history weigh in. How soon can we expect this attack to be included in history textbooks?Wendy L. Wall, professor of 20th-century American history at Binghamton University. Binghamton University Wendy L. Wall, professor of 20th-century Am…

Read More

HEDGE accordingly