Posts Tagged: World War II
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.
In war-time, casting aside concern for the fate of your soul when killing is the ultimate sacrifice for your country.
It took a little help from its friends for the United States to defeat Imperial Japan in World War II.
The Nazi zest for killing Russian POWs was almost as great as for Jews.
The 2010 movie "A Film Unfinished" indelibly stamps images from the Warsaw Ghetto on your mind.
Dan Plesch examines the origins of the United Nations and how this alliance led to victory over the Axis powers and to a stable post-war international system.
After Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Congress believed that the Manhattan Project was money well-spent.
The atomic bombs we dropped on Japan may have been all about Russia.