Old Communist Poster
History

China: Sun Yat-sen and the Bolshevik Influence

June 17, 2022

Though imperial rule in China had been replaced with a republic, the alliance between nationalists and communists was fragile. Russia’s Bolshevik’ convinced them to join forces to defeat the warlords, imperialists, and feudal landlords. […]

Finland flag overlooking landscape
News

Finland Likely to Join NATO, Sweden Could Follow

May 18, 2022

All Norden countries may soon be a part of NATO. On Thursday, Finland’s leaders announced their support for joining the organization. Culturally, the Nordic cluster of countries embrace modesty, equality, humility, and skepticism. […]

Illustration of Girolamo Savonarola’s sermon.
History

Girolamo Savonarola and the Medici

May 4, 2022

Girolamo Savonarola frequently suggested in his sermons that Lorenzo de Medici kept the city enthralled with lavish civic celebrations in order to distract and stupefy the Florentine populace into submission. […]

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