Tag: History

Charming The Poles – The Central Powers Look For New Allies I THE GREAT WAR Week 120

They’ve tried new weapons, new tactics, new battlefronts, but the war keeps growing in size and there’s no end in sight. By now we’ve reached the point where morale has crumbled to where the leaders will try anything – attacking their own men, creating new nations, freeing prisoners – ANYTHING to be able to continue the war. I’m Indy Neidell;...

The Battle of La Lys – Operation Georgette I THE GREAT WAR Week 194

If I were to make sensational newspaper headlines about some of this week’s activity, I wonder how they’d read? Hm… “the betrayal of an ally” or “an Emperor’s humiliation!” Yeah, those are pretty good. I’m Indy Neidell; welcome to the Great War. Last week, Operation Michael, the first phase of the German Spring Offensives, came to an end. The Germans...

The Holodomor – the Communists’ Holocaust | BETWEEN 2 WARS I 1932 Part 3 of 4

You’ve made your plans, and executed them. Your big plans to industrialize your workers and collectivize your farms. But things go against you- your internal policies work against you, your external policies work against you, nature works against you until your agricultural plans have resulted in famine. And what do you do then? You make it worse- you make it...