06 9 / 2013

backstoryradio:

We hear it all the time. We throw it around with authority – “oh, it’s a land-grant school.” But what exactly does that mean? And where did the land-grants come from?

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1. That’s alot of land you have, Federal Government.

Yes, indeed. Approximately 2,265,625 square miles in…

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    Nary a mention of how the US government *got* that land? I expect better of you, Backstory guys.
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