In August 2012, Ashley Fetters traced the history of cable television's longest-running programming event.
In August 2011, Lane Wallace wrote about how the Berlin Wall symbolized the failure of Communism.
The year you were born, Glenn Tinder wrote about the political meaning of Christianity.
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The conflicts and displacements touched off around the world by the attacks have been reverberating for the majority of your life. “This ‘war’ [on terrorism] will never be over,” wrote James Fallows, a few years after the towers fell.
Crossroads was released in 2002.
In May 2015, Spencer Kornhaber wrote about how the show changed the music industry over time.
In August 2016, Garrett Epps wrote about Donald Trump's efforts to incite violence against Hillary Clinton.
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When 26-year-old Mohamed Bouazizi set himself on fire, he ignited a tinderbox of protests that continue to roil the Middle East, and kindled the beginnings of democracy in Tunisia.
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