History

January 30, 1933

Eighty-five years ago today, Adolf Hitler was appointed Chancellor of Germany and the second nightmare of the Twentieth Century began. Within three years, laws were codified making Judaism a crime, within twelve 6,000,000 Jews and other “undesirables” would meet their fate in purpose-built death camps. Adolf Hitler was appointed Chancellor of Germany on 30 January […]

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January 17, 1998

Twenty years ago today, the Internet, the media, and American politics, changed forever… Web Posted: 01/17/98 23:32:47 PST — NEWSWEEK KILLS STORY ON WHITE HOUSE INTERN BLOCKBUSTER REPORT: 23-YEAR OLD, FORMER WHITE HOUSE INTERN, SEX RELATIONSHIP WITH PRESIDENT **World Exclusive** **Must Credit the DRUDGE REPORT** At the last minute, at 6 p.m. on Saturday evening, […]

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November 29, 1947

Seventy years ago yesterday, the United Nations partitioned Palestine (Judea and Samaria) into two states, one Jewish and one Arab. The very next day, seventy years ago today, the Arabs declared war on the just born state of Israel and the first Arab-Israeli war began. Today, seventy years later, none of the hostility against Israel […]

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November 22, 1963

Fifty four years ago, on a sunny Friday afternoon, I experienced the seminal event of the first half of my life, an event that changed the world forever. I still remember. I was a second grader at St. Mary’s Cathedral School, my Roman Catholic parochial school here in Miami. The day started as all days […]

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Remembering Stalingrad 75 Years Later

Victor Davis Hansen: “Remembering Stalingrad 75 Years Later” Seventy-five years ago this month, the Soviet Red Army surrounded –and would soon destroy — a huge invading German army at Stalingrad on the Volga River. Nearly 300,000 of Germany’s best soldiers would never return home. The epic 1942-43 battle for the city saw the complete annihilation […]

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October 25, 1917 (November 7, 1917)

One hundred years ago today, the world saw the birth of what arguably would become the most murderous, evil, and repressive political regime in modern history. Ultimately, Soviet communism would spawn like-minded evil antagonistic sisters of the left all over the world: Soviet communism, fascism, national socialism, and Maoist communism being the most infamous. Altogether, […]

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October 31, 1517

The 500th anniversary of the Reformation and what it means today: When Martin Luther posted his 95 theses on the church door in Wittenberg, Germany in 1517, 500 years ago this week, he probably had no idea what forces he was unleashing. Although his intention was to spur reform within the Catholic Church rather than […]

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