Recent restrictions on the right to abortion in the United States imitate policies enacted 150 years ago.
Behind the Times
In a divided country, painful memories of the Ottoman era are something that Bulgarians can agree on.
A series of betrayals, atrocities and trials in the 1960s changed opposition politics forever.
In order to tackle the power of ‘Big Tech’, President Biden’s administration draws lessons from America’s ‘Gilded Age’.
At the beginning of the 20th century Argentina was a major economic power. That all changed with the Great Depression.
Those who control the media control the state. Lenin knew this, but by 1991 his Soviet successors had forgotten, to their ultimate cost.
The British government sought to hide the brutality of its conduct during the Kenya Emergency. Previously hidden files reveal an unpalatable truth.
For more than a century, southern Arabia has seen waves of insurgency and conflict backed by competing foreign powers.
Japan’s responsibility for ‘comfort women’ is avoided by the state and written out of national histories. Activists are working to make Japan confront its past.
Electric cars seem to offer a solution to the problem of the internal combustion engine. But technological advances have other consequences.