Kenneth Davis

A country conceived in liberty, but born in shackles

Ken Davis joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the irony of the inherent inhumanity of slaveholders, and the humanity of how they cared for their slaves.

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Kenneth Davis joins Jim Blasingame to continue the story about the origins of America’s Thanksgiving holiday, including how a bilingual, world-traveling Indian saved what was left of the Mayflower expedition. And the rest is history.
Ken Davis joins Jim Blasingame to report on the events that led to over 100 Europeans landing on the shores of the New World in the 17th century and, ultimately, a great American holiday.
Ken Davis joins Jim Blasingame to discuss some of the similarities between the need for large employer reforms over the past 130 years and those of the current era.
Kenneth Davis joins Jim Blasingame to explain how Labor Day began as a movement and became a national holiday.
Kenneth Davis joins Jim Blasingame to reveal the history of Memorial Day in America, from origins to today.