Great Leap Forward
From The Henry Rollins Show, 5/25/07.
Dirty War
The Dirty War (Spanish: Guerra Sucia), also known as Process of National Reorganization (Spanish: Proceso de Reorganización Nacional or El Proceso), was the name used by the Argentine Military...
Dirty War - Wikipedia
Ethnic cleansing
Ethnic cleansing is the systematic forced removal of ethnic or religious groups from a given territory with the intent of making it ethnically or religiously homogeneous. The forces applied may be va...
Ethnic cleansing - Wikipedia
Great Purge
The Great Purge was a campaign of political repression in the Soviet Union which occurred from 1936 to 1940. It involved a large-scale purge of the Communist Party and government officials, repressio...
Great Purge - Wikipedia
Holodomor
The Holodomor (Ukrainian: Голодомор, "Extermination by hunger" or "Hunger-extermination"; derived from морити голодом, "to kill by starvation") was a man-made famine in the Ukrainian Soviet Social...
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Massacres
A massacre is a specific incident which involves the deliberate slaughter of people, although a tight definition has never emerged.
The first recorded use in English of the word massacre to label ...
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White Terror
White Terror may refer to:
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Operation Colombo
Operation Colombo was an operation undertaken by the DINA (the Chilean secret police) in 1975 to disappear political dissidents. At least 119 people are alleged to have been abducted and later killed....
Metgethen massacre
The Metgethen massacre (German: Massaker von Metgethen) was a massacre of German civilians by the Red Army in the Königsberg, East Prussia, suburb Metgethen, which is now Imeni Alexandra Kosmodemy...
Metgethen massacre - Wikipedia
Number One Yixing Factory
Yixing Factory Number One is the oldest teapot factory in China. The factory houses skilled artisans who set strict standards for their work.
In 1918, the Jiangsu Provincial Ceramics Factory was e...
Manuel Carrascalão House Massacre
The Manuel Carrascalão House massacre occurred on 17 April 1999 in Dili, East Timor, at the house of East Timorese independence leader Manuel Carrascalão. 12 people were killed by the pro-Indonesia Ai...
Sancheong-Hamyang massacre
The Sancheong and Hamyang massacre (Korean: 산청・함양 양민학살 사건, Hanja: 山清・咸陽良民虐殺事件) was a massacre conducted by a unit of the South Korean Army 11th Division during the Korean War. On 7 February 1951,...
Sancheong-Hamyang massacre - Wikipedia
Ave Maria church
Ave Maria Church is a Latin Rite, Roman Catholic church in Suai, East Timor. It is known for the 1999 massacre of Timorese refugees seeking sanctuary from pro-Indonesian militiamen. On 6 September 19...
Red Terror (Ethiopia)
The Ethiopian Red Terror, or Qey Shibir (also Key Shibbir, etc., Amharic: ቀይ ሽብር ḳäy šəbbər; 1977–1978), was a violent political campaign in Ethiopia and Eritrea that most visibly took place after Com...
Five Black Categories
During the period of the Chinese Cultural Revolution (1965-1975) in the People’s Republic of China, Mao Zedong identified groups that he considered enemies of the Revolution (and thus himself). The ...
Petrus Killings
The Petrus Killings refers to a series of executions in Indonesia between 1983 and 1985 under Indonesian President Suharto's New Order regime. Without undergoing a trial, three to ten thousand crimina...
Stalinist repressions in Mongolia
The Stalinist repressions in Mongolia had their climax between 1937 and 1939 (Mongolian: Их Хэлмэгдүүлэлт, Ikh Khelmegdüülelt, "Great Repression"), under the leadership of Khorloogiin Choibalsan b...
Stalinist repressions in Mongolia - Wikipedia
Capture of the Brillante
The Capture of the Brillante occurred around 1832 and was considered a significant feat in the Blockade of Africa. Brillante was a brig captured by the British Royal Navy after two failed attempts. Sh...
Capture of the Brillante - Wikipedia
Red Terror (Spain)
The Red Terror in Spain (Spanish: Terror Rojo) is the name given by historians to various acts of violence committed from 1936 until the end of the Spanish Civil War "by sections of nearly all the...
Massacre of the Latins
The Massacre of the Latins (Italian: Massacro dei Latini; Greek: Σφαγή των Λατίνων) was a large-scale massacre of the Roman Catholic (called "Latin") inhabitants of Constantinople, the capital...