Long Island and Segregation

Following the conclusion of the Second World War in 1945, the United States saw a massive influx of men in uniform returning home. They benefited from numerous laws and programs meant to help these millions of service members to reintegrate into society, from the G.I. Bill that helped veterans earn an education and offered low-cost … Continue reading Long Island and Segregation

LGBT+ People in the Age of Trump

As the first two years of President Donald Trump's administration come to a close, it is necessary to understand the events that have occurred during this tumultuous period in our nation's history. Although the biggest events of the past two years included foreign policy follies, impulsive decisions made without advisers, and the endless scandals of … Continue reading LGBT+ People in the Age of Trump