Sep 13, 2021
Khrushchev: Model of Surviving a Tyrant
The problem with being a rising star in a dictatorship where the only rules are the whims of one individual is that you tend to attract a lot of attention. This, of course, could put...
Jun 7, 2021
Donuts Brought Taste of Home to Normandy
In the wake of the initial Normandy landings on D-Day, a strange vehicle hit the beaches: converted London buses driven by three female volunteers from the Red Cross. Their mission...
Apr 28, 2021
Trickery and Afghan Communist Coup
In April 1978, an Afghan tank commander rushed to tell President Mohammed Daoud Khan of a coming coup attempt. The President ordered his tank commander to circle to the presidential...
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