Making History

The McCarthy Hearings

In 1954, Senator McCarthy of Wisconsin decided to eliminate communist threats within the American army. He was –a zealot according to all accounts and his zeal led to a series of lengthy court proceedings between […]

Cuban Missile Crisis: Nikita Khrushchev, Fidel Castro, John F. Kennedy, 1962
Making History

The Cuban Missile Crisis

The Cuban missile crisis was a 13-day long standoff between America and the Soviet Union, when ballistic missiles were discovered in Cuba by an American U2-spy plane that traveled at a high altitude over the […]