What makes something historic?

Thurs., January 14 * 10 PM ET / 7 PM PT on Clubhouse

The political events in Washington this week and last have been extraordinary and unique. Journalists and commentators have described them as historic. Are they? What makes them historic? What makes anything historic? Who decides?

This week in History Club, we’ll take a philosophical look at who and what determines the “historic” qualities of an event.

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