Chernobyl: The Not So Symbolic End Of The Peoples Union.

In U.S history I was told that the falling of the Berlin Wall in 1989 was the symbolic end of the Soviet Union. This appears to be the common consensus among politicians of the time as well as historians. President Ronald Reagan is even championed for helping bring down this great wall as well asContinue reading “Chernobyl: The Not So Symbolic End Of The Peoples Union.”

The Man of Steel Falls and The Union is Reborn

Joseph Stalin was by all accounts a brutal dictator who is responsible for millions of deaths and brought about an era of fear. His ideology of “Stalinism” was one of centralized power where the state controlled all. He purged all those who opposed him or those who he saw as a threat. He had aContinue reading “The Man of Steel Falls and The Union is Reborn”

Etkaterinin Spring: How The Rich Spent Their Time.

This picture was taken in 1905 by Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii. He used a special coloring technique to take detailed pictures of the early 20th century Russian Empire. This current picture depicts a type of vacation area for the upper class Russian elite in Georgia. The spring is in the Borjomi gorge which is the southContinue reading “Etkaterinin Spring: How The Rich Spent Their Time.”

Introduce Yourself (Example Post)

This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click theContinue reading “Introduce Yourself (Example Post)”