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Ancient History

Records of Roman Life: Letters, Books, and Office Records

December 22, 2020

The written records of Rome tell us about the lives of the elite, as well as the lives of people like slaves and ordinary people. Reading through these records show us the similarities and profound differences between us and the Romans. […]

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Ancient History

Echoes of Rome: Roman Influences in Everyday Modern Lives

December 22, 2020

When the Romans were building their empire, they wouldn’t have imagined that centuries later, people would be influenced by their thoughts, words, and lifestyle. We owe a lot to our Roman predecessors, not just in language, but even the way we entertain ourselves. […]

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History

Phony Secret Societies and First World War

December 21, 2020

Phony secret societies are the ones that are not what they claim to be. They claim to have connections with something more important and sinister. While most of these claims are not true, some have actually been involved in dark activities. […]

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History

Phony Secret Societies: The Ordo Templi Orientis

December 21, 2020

Some secret societies are involved in more activities than they claim, sometimes dark and sinister ones. These societies do come under scanner, especially when they are connected to organizations like the CIA. […]

The Berlin Wall
History

The Collapse of the Berlin Wall and the Soviet Union

December 21, 2020

The strict rules and inequalities between the Communist Party elites and ordinary people undermined the ideals of Communism in the Soviet Union. The reforms launched by Mikhail Gorbachev created conditions for the fall of the Berlin Wall and the Soviet Union. […]

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History

The Events Leading to the Construction of the Berlin Wall

December 20, 2020

After the Second World War ended, the occupied land of Germany turned into ground zero for the Cold War between the US and the Soviet Union. Berlin split into eastern western zones. That was the beginning of developments leading to the erection of the Berlin Wall. […]

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