Posted on · Episode: 2373 The Phrasebook: A Dangerous Invention. Today, UH scholar, Richard Armstrong tells us about German phrasebooks.
Posted on · Similar objects have been found on the opposite side of the Gulf, in Florida, and a bit further south.
Posted on · Dr. Jacob Eisenbach, who lost most of family in the Holocaust, shares his story.
Posted on · On Friday's Houston Matters: Mayor Sylvester Turner says he’s joining other mayors to ask the federal government to stop separating undocumented families at the border. Then, we discuss how faith and science intersect. We break down The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly of the week’s news. And a local artist reinterprets artwork stolen by the Nazis during World War II as body art.
Posted on · The Houston Chronicle recently published an investigative piece looking at how a patient's suicide at The Menninger Clinic points to larger problems in transparency with mental health clinics and hospitals. We talk with Mike Hixenbaugh with The Houston Chronicle about his report Also this hour…
Posted on · The French War Bride is a new book from Houston author Robin Wells. Itâs a fictional story of how a young woman was able to escape Nazi-occupied France during World War IIÂ by marrying an American Army doctor and coming to America as a war bride. Houston Matters producer Maggie Martin sat down with Wells […]
Posted on · He commanded the Ranger Battalion on D-Day that scaled the 100-foot cliffs of Normandy. After the war, he came home to serve in many roles including president of Texas A&M University.
Posted on · The Navy hero guided Allied forces to victory in the Pacific Ocean in World War II. Nimitz coordinated the offensive that brought the Japanese to unconditional surrender.
Posted on · World War Two veterans are bestowed France's highest honor for bravery
Posted on · Officials are holding a public festival to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the commissioning of the Battleship TEXAS. The Battleship served in both world wars and is credited with the introduction and innovation of many advances, including gunnery, aviation and radar. Houston Mattersâ Maggie Martin spoke with Bruce Bramlett, Executive Director of the Battleship TEXAS […]