"The Worst Epidemic in History"
It wasn't the Black Death (Bubonic Plague) of the 14th century. As catastrophic as that was, it did not kill nearly as many people as this plague in the 20th century. The Spanish Flu...
Posted: August 12, 2014, 04:24 PM
"World War I, the Balfour Declaration, and the Emergence of the Nation of Israel"
The First World War shaped our map and many of the world-wide problems we see on the news everyday. The seemingly never ending conflict in the Middle East between Israel and many Islamic countries...
Posted: August 21, 2014, 02:17 PM
"It Was Truly A World At War"
When we think of World War I we usually think of Sergeant York slugging it out in the trenches of northern France, or the "Bloody Red Baron" shooting down British Sopwith Camel fighter planes ("Cur...
Posted: August 26, 2014, 10:26 PM
"World War I-- Training Ground for Dictators"
The drifter walked into a recruiter's office and joined an infantry unit from Bavaria. It was 1914, and the 25 year old Austrian painter had finally found his home and calling in life: &nb...
Posted: August 29, 2014, 11:34 PM