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Content on the topic of Ukraine

Several videos and articles on the topic of Ukraine are available on our sister website, Origins: Current Events in Historical Perspective.

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The Bangladesh Liberation War


Remembering Rachel Carson’s "Silent Spring"


The Bataan Death March


The Fall of Tenochtitlan


The Origins of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein


Magellan and Elcano: The First Circumnavigation of the Earth


Copernicus, Galileo, and the Catholic Church


Gavrilo Princip and the Beginning of World War I


Mendeleev's Periodic Table


The People Power Revolution, Philippines 1986




The Death of Franco


"Pale Blue Dot": History of Our Environment


From the Transatlantic Telephone to the iPhone


Prologued: Women and the Vote


Stalingrad: The Turning Point of WWII in Europe


Going Viral: COVID Conspiracies in Historical Perspective


The Blame Game: The USSR's Response to HIV/AIDS


What's "Natural" on the Galapagos Islands?


The Liberation of Paris


The Ancient Roman Origins of Government Disaster Response


The Black Death


The Respirator and Cloth Masks


Corona in Context: Lessons from the SARS Pandemic of 2003


The 1918 Flu Pandemic


International Women's Day - March 8


Top Ten Origins: Vaccination


The Amritsar Massacre (1919)


India-Pakistan Partition


The October Revolution in Russia


Elizabeth Cady Stanton: Wife, Mother, Revolutionary Thinker


Bartolomé de las Casas and 500 Years of Racial Injustice


The Execution of Louis XVI


Storming the Bastille (July 14, 2789)


The Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


White Supremacist Violence


Top Ten Origins: History's Great Walls, Good Neighbors or Bad Policy?


Top Ten Origins: D-Day


Top Ten Origins: Climate Change