Kate Middleton Dons Princess Diana’s Beloved Tiara at Diplomatic Reception

Kate Middleton Dons Princess Diana’s Beloved Tiara at Diplomatic Reception. Kate Middleton paid tribute to Princess Diana on Tuesday evening. The Duchess of Cambridge was photographed wearing the Cambridge Lovers Knot tiara, a piece beloved by husband Prince Williams late mother, while attending Queen Elizabeth IIs Diplomatic Reception at Buckingham Palace. Kate, who is currently expecting her third […]

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Bikpacking Czech Republic – DAY 8 – Český Krumlov to Jindřichův Hradec

The map was upside down. [Tomas laughs hysterically] The map was upside down, right? That was the highlight of the day. [laughter] My name is Brian Cox, but most people know me as The Travel Vlogger. I am always in search of extraordinary experiences, and on this adventure I will be biking over 700 kilometeres […]

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Before Spartacus: Second Servile War against the Roman Republic

Previously, we covered the First Servile war and the leaders Eunus and Cleon’s fight against their Roman masters. Although the revolt had little tangible effect on the Republic, they did become an inspiration for later slaves seeking to overthrow their masters. In 104BC, just thirty years after the First Servile War, Sicily would once again […]

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Embassy in Crisis: Diplomats and the Tet Offensive – Ambassador E. Allan Wendt on the Tet Offensive

Contrary to what was widely believed at the time the Tet attack on the American Embassy in Saigon really was a failure for the Vietcong. They never got inside of the building contrary to a lot of reports that were put out at the time and the Vietcong uprising in South Vietnam such as it […]

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Bill Taylor, diplomat who texted concerns about Trump’s Ukraine moves, testifies under subpoena

Bill Taylor, a top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, appeared on Capitol Hill for a d-door deposition Tuesday as part of the Trump impeachment inquiry and amid great interest from lawmakers over his past text messages discussing whether President Trump was engaged in a “quid pro quo” with Ukraine Taylor, the acting ambassador to Ukraine, did not […]

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