Idi Amin: King of Titles

Idi Amin, the ruthless dictator of Uganda in the 1970s was a man without remorse. He expelled a thriving community of Indians from Uganda, threatened many nations with war and was responsible for wiping out hundreds of thousands of innocent Ugandans. His charisma and friendly smile might have fooled some, but his actions made it clear that he was a total …

The Tsar Bomb

The Soviet Union once tested a nuclear bomb, that shattered all records. They called it the Tsar Bomba. If it were used over New York, it would produce fatalities of approximately 7.6 million people and injure millions more. Yes, that is with a single bomb and in just a few seconds. In comparison, the Hiroshima bomb would kill around 263,000 …

The treaty of Versailles a.k.a. Screw you Germany!

“This is not peace. It is an armistice for 20 years.” Those were the words of Ferdinand Foch in 1919, as he was talking about the Treaty of Versailles. The Frenchman Foch was the supreme allied commander in the First war, when the British Empire, France, the United States and others were fighting Germany and her allies from 1914 through …