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
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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
Juan Carlos Onganía
Juan Carlos Onganía Carballo ([ˈxwaŋ ˈkarlos oŋɡaˈni.a]; March 17, 1914 – June 8, 1995) was de facto President of Argentina from 29 June 1966 to 8 June 1970. He rose to power as military dictator afte...
Juan Carlos Onganía - 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.
Korean Air Lines Flight 007
Korean Air Lines Flight 007 (also known as KAL007 and KE007) was a scheduled Korean Air Lines flight from New York City to Seoul via Anchorage. On September 1, 1983, the airliner serving the flight wa...
Korean Air Lines Flight 007 - Wikipedia
Chilean transition to democracy
The Chilean transition to democracy began when a Constitution establishing a transition itinerary was approved in a plebiscite. From 11 March 1981 to 11 March 1990, several organic constitutional laws...
Chilean transition to democracy - Wikipedia