Tagged: politics

Women in the 19th Century: Crash Course US History

In the 19th Century, the United States was changing rapidly, as we noted in the recent Market Revolution and Reform Movements episodes. Things were also in a state of flux for women. The reform movements, which were in large part driven by women, gave these self-same women the idea that they could work on their own behalf, and radically improve the state of their own lives.

Secret posed photos of Adolf Hitler

Adolf Hitler strikes a pose for photographer Heinrich Hoffmann while listening to a recording of his own speeches, 1925. After seeing the photographs, Hitler ordered Hoffmann to destroy the negatives, but he disobeyed.

Photos of young dictators (25 pictures)

When these pictures were taken they were only children or young people. Who would have thought that they will grow up and became ruthless dictators who infamously signed up in the history of the world?