Posts Tagged: World War II
If it weren't for decades of Western-backed political and economic repression, the Philippines might have joined the Asian Tigers years ago.
Parents and students in Japan's "North Korean" schools struggle to maintain their identity in an increasingly hostile environment.
Starting on November 17, the British launched the single most intensive bombing attack on a city in World War II.
The rise of Japan's reactionary right suggests that the country has yet to come to terms with its actions in World War II.
Emphasis, as always, added.
"Soldaten: On Fighting, Killing, and Dying" demonstrates the Wehrmacht's acquiescence to Third Reich atrocities.
The Second World War's Eurocentric history must be widened to give sub-Saharan Africans and many other world peoples their due.
The foundations of the tightly interconnected world we live in now were laid in the early days of World War II by leaders hoping to prevent the next great war.
Economic deprivation planted the seeds for the bloom of totalitarianism that led to World War II.
After World II, nations agreed that simply attacking the international peace by launching an aggressive war was a crime.