2014   |   September

Assassination of a Medici

Did you know that the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem was a vicious ally of Hitler and the Nazis even found a way to gloss over problems of race in his case; MacArthur’s audacious plan to alter the course of the Korean War was considered reckless among the U.S. generals; and that ancient Greeks were obsessed with Amazons, with a society run by women?

2014 September Assassination of a Medici
2014   |   August

Bloodthirsty gods

Did you know that the Nazis wanted to establish breeding colonies to keep the Aryan blood pure, the largest migration in history started after India and Pakistan became independent, and America's first lady, Eleanor Roosevelt, adopted a child in World War II?

2014 August Bloodthirsty gods
2014   |   July

Dangerous medieval liaisons

Did you know that in Mayan ball games the defeated teams were sacrificed; the execution of the Romanov family was not approved by Lenin, and Apollo 11 landed on the moon even though its computer had the capacity of about one of today’s calculators?

2014 July Dangerous medieval liaisons

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