Roots of Human Family Tree Are Shallow

Mapping Human History

This article appeared online from the Associated Press on July 1, 2006. It appears to have been deleted from the source. Roots of Human Family Tree Are Shallow By MATT CRENSON, AP National Writer Whoever it was probably lived a few thousand years ago, somewhere in East Asia — Taiwan, Malaysia and Siberia all are … Read more

American Identity

American Identity

The Radical Genealogist has an interesting article about American ethnic identity. Anyone who has traveled to Europe knows that Europeans are puzzled when Americans claim to be English or Scottish or French or whatever. A friend who had this experience told me that her hosts asked, “Why do Americans always claim to be something else? … Read more