TIBET: A CINDERELLA STORY WITH AN UNHAPPY ENDING

On this day in history... March 10, 1959 TIBETAN REBELLION STARTS On this day in 1959, Tibetans band together in revolt, surrounding the summer palace of the Dalai Lama in defiance of Chinese occupation forces. After only a two-day battle, they were defeated by the Chinese communist troops. What followed was killing, looting and destruction …

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Putin to US: “STOP ROCKING THE BOAT… CALLED EARTH!”

Putin delivers a sobering message to the US in Russia's version of the "state of the union" address: STOP ROCKING THE BOAT... CALLED EARTH! Putin: "All the things you were trying to prevent through your policies have already happened. You have failed to hold Russia back" Putin delivered a sobering message to the US and …

A MOMENTOUS DAY IN HISTORY: JUNE 28, ST VITUS DAY

ALWAYS ON SUNDAY: HISTORY WAS MADE MANY TIMES OVER ON THIS DAY, SEEMINGLY ALWAYS ON SUNDAYS Remember the famous Melina Mercouri movie and the song, "Never on Sunday?" https://youtu.be/28EAWlOXrYs Well, when it comes to Serbian history, momentous events seem to have taken place "always on Sunday."   June 28, 1389 - BATTLE OF KOSOVO It was …