In the past couple of weeks I’ve immersed myself in the details from Feb. 4-May 17, 1974, from when the Symbionese Liberation Army kidnapped newspaper heiress Patricia Hearst to when six of them died in a shootout with Los Angeles police. 308 more words
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Any British woman who sends a townful of Spaniards an invitation to a Battle of Trafalgar Anniversary Party is my kinda broad.
The fact that October 21 (the date Lord Nelson defeated the Spanish Navy during the Napoleonic Wars) also happens to be her birthday is immaterial. 1,720 more words
Aaaaaaand we’re back! This episode, I talk hot days, Patty Hearst, screwdrivers in Mexico, and processing emotions (hopefully with your very own coven).
Last time we celebrated our new mobile feature, “Featured Stories,” by bringing you one of Russia’s greatest royal mysteries surrounding Grand Duchess Anastasia. Now we have another exciting piece of history to share that definitely belongs on the big screen. 735 more words
Days Of Rage: America's Radical Underground, The FBI, And The Forgotten Age Of Revolutionary Violence
Days of Rage: America’s Radical Underground, the FBI, and the Forgotten Age of Revolutionary Violence is the new book from Vanity Fair special correspondent Bryan Burrough. 126 more words