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Colin Woodard provides the history of now, the context to understanding events and conditions around us, and the knowledge to make better decisions about how to respond.

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Was there any historic truth to Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean films? Was there any historic truth to Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean films?
Dan Lefebrve has a popular podcast — Based on a True Story — in which he asks an expert how well a given Hollywood film matched up to historical reality. I joined him recently to talk about the Golden Age Pirates — subject of my history, The Republic of... ....Read More