Winston Churchill

June 21, 1955 - The UN Charter, Ten Years On.

June 21, 1955 - Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the United Nations Charter. North Korean pilots defect to South Korea. Big Four Conference in Geneva scheduled for July greeted with enthusiastic anticipation. Winston Churchill welcomes softening of Cold War issues, but is still wary. CIO leader Walter Reuther rejects Auto industry plan for uniform negotiations. Eisenhower extends reciprocal trade agreements.

May 8, 1945 - Officially VE-Day

May 8, 1945 - official announcement of surrender of Germany. News from various capitols and reports for the Official VE Day.

Newstalgia Reference Room - TV And Politics In Britain.

Newstalgia Reference Room with a BBC World Service documentary on the evolution of TV and Politics in Great Britain. It traces the initial development of TV and the general avoidance of it as a political medium all the way until the 1970's. First broadcast on December 31, 2000.

US Midterms: Political Freak Show

I’m you, dear readers. Well, actually, I’m not. But I’m also not a witch, so at least I’ve got that going for me. The above is of course a reference to Delaware’s favourite Wiccan of Wilmington, Republican Senate nominee Christine