Pocahontas: Fantasy and Reality
Chief Powhatan needed Pocahontas, his daughter, to wed this English colonist to secure Powhatan’s sovereignty over his chiefdom. Years after Pocahontas’ death, former Jamestown leader Capt. John Smith needed ... rights and help secure federal recognition.
Sir John Smith
A man of vision, he had the drive, practicality and financial acumen to convert his ideas into action. While serving on ... that rejoices the hearts of those who do no more than thumb its pages and dream. John Smith was born in London and grew up in ...
ESPN suspends Stephen A. Smith after domestic abuse remarks
Smith, in the wake of his widely-criticized remarks about domestic abuse that referred to possible "provocation" by victims. The move came one day after Smith appeared on his ESPN2 talk show "First Take ... don't do anything to provoke wrong actions."
ESPN’s action on Stephen A. Smith: Useless
Smith will take a break from the ESPN2 show “First Take” and ESPN ... Perfectly logical outrage ensued, as did a familiar media dance: Smith issued what appeared to be a heartfelt apology on air — he called his words the “most egregious mistake ...
Check out the church in Britain that celebrates John Smith, Pocahontas and the expansion of the English language
It’s also the birthplace of adventurer John Smith. Smith was baptized in the village church ... settlers born in England wouldn’t speak differently after just a few years in Jamestown? “It does take longer for a community accent to evolve, but ...