Monthly Archives: June 2017

Mao and the Red Guards

In 1966, a politically sidelined Mao Zedong returned to power in Beijing, appealing to  millions of students and young people across China to wage war against the established party bureaucracy.

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The Partitions of Palestine and India

Two partitions at the end of the British Empire that have created the longest running conflicts of the 20th and 21st Centuries are discussed here:

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