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Barnes & Noble Review: Midnight in the Century

This is such a fascinating read. If you have ever wanted to write a blend of detective fiction and Russian historical fiction, this is most definitely a must-read. 240 more words

Writing

February 14th in History (Pope excommunicates Monarch, Polish-Soviet War, Pale Blue Dot)

in 1076 Pope Gregory excommunicates Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor, as a result of the Investiture Controversy.

Investiture Controversy was immensely significant in the history of Medieval Europe as it shaped the systems surrounding the church as well as the state. 1,049 more words

The Cliffnote Chronicles: What The Hell Happened To The USSR?

We all know that understanding a little something about everything as a young professional is a key to surviving not only your new social circle but your workplace relationships as well. 749 more words

Cool Story

THE ATTACK OF THE REd

White and Red.

White-

The color of purity,

The color of death,

The color of peace,

The color of nobility,

The color of the absolute monarchy that oppressed, conquered, nurtured and protected people of a primitive race that were children of ice and snow. 313 more words

Poetry

Wall Street Funded the Bolshevik Revolution

Antony Sutton interview – professor of economics at California State University

The following documentary made by Jura Lina, explains in detail the birth of Communism. It starts with Trotsky’s visit to New York to meet Wall Street mogul Jacob Schiff. 22 more words

Eastern Europe

My Great Uncle, Bolshevism

Although my surname was partially americanized during its immigration to the United States several generations back, my (now) wife was quite exuberant to shirk her short, stout English name in favor of one she would have to practice spelling out for medical appointments and acquaintances (both new and old) until she’s laid in the ground for good. 2,464 more words

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