Europe

Czechs mark 50 years since bloody Soviet invasion

August 22, 2018 laresistance 0

Post Views: 44   Prague, Czech Republic – Fifty years ago Soviet tanks rolled into Czechoslovakia to violently quash the democratic reform movement against communism known as the Prague Spring. Led by Alexander Dubcek, then-newly elected Communist Party leader, Czechoslovakia in […]

History

Cloak and dictator: Napoleon’s legacy

July 28, 2018 laresistance 0

Post Views: 61   A Spanish government source, speaking about Franco’s tomb, says: “There’s nowhere else in Europe where you have a monument to a dictator” (Report, 21 July). But Napoleon, who seized power by […]