Behind the political struggle was a well-financed lobbying operation.
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The history of intellectual property theft goes back centuries.
Dozens have happened since the country’s founding.
From Viking sails to international trade, author Kassia St Clair explains how fabric influenced civilization.
Caitlin Rosenthal, author of "Accounting for Slavery," discusses the role slavery plays in the history of business.
How slaveholders used modern management techniques
Someone had to pay for American colonies. Enter the British merchants adventurers.
A look at the origins of the song that the FBI investigated for 18 months.
A proposal to charge tourists for entrance to historic churches has been met with resistance from the Conference of French Bishops.
The Big Book
Mark Whitaker's new book, "Smoketown," examines the sometimes overlooked role that the city played.