This Month in History

This Month in History


This Month in History is a regular feature in Locus magazine …


September 1, 2026. SS presente! Interim POTUS Andrew Yang adds 13-person Sudden Solutions team to Emergency Cabinet. Silent Majority streams screams of protest.


September 4, 2026. New$chool year begins. HEW to pay public high school students $150 per week with $1500 HS graduation bonus. “Education = collaboration” tweets SS chair Cortez.


September 11, 2026. Home run. Mass incarceration ends at 9:15 a.m. EST, with 99.44 percent of US prison population met at open gates by families, friends, community volunteers. Bells toll coast to coast.


September 12, 2120. Centennial salute. WHO declares Lake of the Ozarks a Covid-19 World Heritage Site.