Secession doesn't come from one event, but is borne of economic disparities, identity crises, legislative failure, and bad blood.
Liberia, named for liberty in 1824, has had a rough go of it since being colonized by African-Americans settled there by the American Colonization Society.
Immigration and national security remain at the top of President Trump’s agenda. He issued a revised executive order ...
The two Korean states, which both claim to be the legitimate government of the divided Korean Peninsula, are in the news again.
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) began on April 4, 1949, creating an alliance promising mutual defense against potential Soviet aggression.
Before the infamous Wannsee conference, Nazis had another meeting during which they planned the mass starvation of millions of Eastern Europeans.
This Central American country was a haven for visitors long before it became a major tourist destination.
The Russian Revolution of 1917 had two parts. The Bolshevik's October Revolution usually gets all of the attention. But what happened in February?
While US sanctions on Iran reinforced the importance of domestic trade and production, Rafsanjani's policies ultimately empowered the middle class.
London's winters used to colder—and a bit more magical, thanks to chilly conditions on the Thames River. "Frost fairs" were popular public celebrations.