The Rise of Hitler
The worldwide depression had a lot of impacts but none more important than the rise of extreme dictatorships around theRead more.
I’ll be honest. I really didn’t want to write this part of the episode. Partly because it makes me sadRead more.
The War | WWII
For the first few years of the war, the Axis Powers (Germany, Italy, and Japan) were rapidly expanding. The GermansRead more.
The Post-War World
By 1945, World War Two had become the deadliest conflict in human history. 78 million people died during the war.Read more.
Episode 111: World War I or, “The War to Cause All Wars”
Today we’re going to look at World War I, or “The War To Cause All Wars!” There will be acronyms,Read more.
The MAIN Causes of WWI
So, what were the causes of WWI? (Listen to the entire episode here!) By the early 1900s Europe is solidlyRead more.
The Great War
Germany’s Schlieffen Plan fails, mostly because the British step in and support France. And so they are stuck fighting aRead more.
The Russian Revolution
So what caused the Russian Revolution? Why are people unhappy in Russia? If you’ll remember, ever since Peter the GreatRead more.
The Effects of WWI
World War I was a wake up call for a lot of the European powers. They realized the dangers thatRead more.
Episode 110: The Modern Era in the East or, “Knock Knock. It’s the West.”
Last time we explored the Age of Imperialism in Africa, India and the Pacific. The West was able to successfullyRead more.