Did Stalin’s Leadership Benefit the Soviet Union?
Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin ruled the Soviet Union from the mid-1920s till his death in 1953. After his death, arguments and debates emerged over whether his policies helped the advancement of the Soviet Union at all.
Thirteen Days on the Brink of War: The Cuban Missile Crisis
On the morning of October 14, Major Richard Heyser entered the Cuban airspace in a U-2, the preferred reconnaissance plane of the United States Air Force (USAF) during the Cold War, for a routine surveillance run over Cuba.
Uniting the United States: The Impact of Former First Lady Michelle Obama
In 2009, Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama became the first African-American First Lady of the United States. Since the day she set foot in the White House, she became a beacon of hope for women of color all over America.
The Tehran Conference (Codenamed: Eureka)
The art of war teaches us to rely not on the likelihood of the enemy's not coming, but on our own readiness to receive him; not on the chance of his not attacking, but rather on the fact that we have made our position unassai