Saddam Hussein's Very Public Purge
Shortly after assuming the Presidency of Iraq in July 1979, Saddam Hussein convened a gathering of his Ba'ath Party leaders and publicly had 68 of them removed for alleged treason. Twenty-two of them...
1981 News Footage: Reagan Fires Air Traffic Controllers
Reagan did not go by the polls as Sam Donaldson put it the President seems convinced being tough is what the public wants
Anul Nou 1989
Cu prilejul Anului Nou
Photos of Queen Elizabeth's Style - How the British Queen's Fashion Has Evolved
The British monarch's best dresses (and hats!) through the decades.
President Reagan was a pro at roasting Democrats
President Reagan was a pro at roasting Democrats.
Zimbabwe is free of Robert Mugabe, should the world celebrate?
Zimbabwe may be free of Robert Mugabe, who has been deposed in an apparent military coup, but the celebrations occurring in the country's capital will be short-lived. Emmerson Mnangagwa, the man who m...
American woman, 25, jailed for calling 93-year-old African dictator a 'sick man,' faces 20 years in prison
American woman, 25, jailed for calling 93-year-old African dictator a 'sick man,' faces 20 years in prison
Eric Shawn reports: The JFK assassination
Fmr. CIA James Woolsey on a stunning allegation
Mikhail Gorbachev
Mikhail Gorbachev
Reagan tells Soviet jokes
Reagan tells Soviet jokes
The Last Country We “Liberated” from an “Evil” Dictator Is Now Openly Trading Slaves - Ron Paul Liberty Report
By Carey Wedler It is widely known that the U.S.-led NATO intervention to topple Libya’s Muammar Gaddafi in 2011 resulted in a power vacuum that has  allowed  terror groups like ISIS to gain a...
IOM: Migrants Traded In "Slave Markets" In Libya As A Void Of Power Leads To The Revival Of History's Ugliest Institutions.
Growing numbers of African migrants passing through Libya are traded in what they call slave markets before being held for ransom, forced labour or sexual ex...
Reagan on fascism
Ronald Reagan responds to Lindsey Graham's claim that Reagan wasn't a libertarian. Reagan made the point that conservatism is essentially the same as libertarianism while liberalism is essentially fa...
Deng Xiaoping
Deng Xiaoping (Simplified Chinese 邓小平, Traditional Chinese 鄧小平, pinyin dèng xiǎopíng, [tɤŋ˥˩ ɕjɑʊ˩ pʰiŋ˧˥]); 22 August 1904 – 19 February 1997) was a Chinese revolutionary and statesman. He was the le...
Deng Xiaoping - Wikipedia
Leadership of East Germany
The political leadership of East Germany was in the hands of several offices.Prior the proclamation of an East German state, the Soviets established in 1948 the German Economic Commission (DWK) as a d...
Leadership of East Germany - Wikipedia
Leaders of South Vietnam
This is a list of leaders of South Vietnam, since the establishment of the Autonomous Republic of Cochinchina in 1946 until the fall of the Republic of Vietnam in 1975, and the reunification of Vietna...
Leaders of South Vietnam - Wikipedia
List of leaders of South Yemen
The People's Democratic Republic of Yemen, commonly referred to as South Yemen, became independent as the People's Republic of South Yemen in 1967. In May 1994 South Yemen rebelled once again from the...
List of leaders of South Yemen - Wikipedia
List of leaders of the Soviet Union
Under the 1977 Constitution of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), the Chairman of the Council of Ministers was the head of government and the Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Sovi...
List of leaders of the Soviet Union - Wikipedia
Yasser Arafat
Mohammed Yasser Abdel Rahman Abdel Raouf Arafat al-Qudwa (/ˈærəˌfæt, ˈɑrəˌfɑːt/; Arabic: محمد ياسر عبد الرحمن عبد الرؤوف عرفات‎‎; 24 August 1929 – 11 November 2004), popularly known as...
Death and state funeral of Gerald Ford
On December 26, 2006, Gerald Ford, the 38th President of the United States, died at his home in Rancho Mirage, California at 6:45 p.m. local time (02:45, December 27, UTC). At 8:49 p.m. local time, Pr...
Death and state funeral of Gerald Ford - Wikipedia
Photos of Queen Elizabeth's Style - How the British Queen's Fashion Has Evolved
The British monarch's best dresses (and hats!) through the decades.
George Marshall
George Catlett Marshall, Jr. (December 31, 1880 – October 16, 1959) was an American soldier and statesman famous for his leadership roles during World War II and the Cold War. He was Chief of Staff of...
George Marshall - Wikipedia
The Lost World of Communism - Life in Communist Romania & Romanian Revolution
Is pretty hard to find footage of Romania during communism. This documentary is definitely worth to watch, especially if you are Romanian and lived in those times or had relatives who did. It shows ho...