What is it about Ukraine’s revolutionaries that makes them more artistic than their status quo opponents?
The Berlin Wall went from a symbol of oppression to a commercial item with pieces bought and sold in the United States.
The decades-long story of how German shame that the Berlin Wall ever stood gave way to German pride that the Berlin Wall came down.
Revolutions — be they political, social, technological, or cultural — swept the world in 1989. From the fall of the Berlin Wall to the protests at Tiananmen Square; from the deaths of Ayatollah Khomeini and Emperor Hirohito to the birth of the world wide web and launch of GPS. Twenty-five years later, we look back at the impact of 1989, and the modern era it created.
Up until the 20th century, thrift stores were denounced. When that changed, so did the charitable world — dramatically.
Expressions capture an essence that no words can describe.
Starfleet women were the futuristic version of Helen Gurley Brown’s 'Single Girls' —they did not cook, clean, have kids, or get married. They were competent professionals.