Perhaps one of the understated influences of Hellenism in the Italian Renaissance is the intact foreskin.
The 1917 October Revolution occasioned a dramatic transformation of the Russian state.
On the 15th of June, 1968, The Guardian reported the founding of the British Revolutionary Socialist Student Federation. Hundreds of students were present at what education correspondent Richard Bourne described as a “jungle of revolutionary ideology.”
The 1960s and 1970s saw a global trend of young people increasing their demands for agency.
Whenever I tell people I’m a history major, they seem to formulate an impression of me based on that fact alone.
It was a sultry Saturday afternoon on January 11, 1845, when a little boy of eight or nine and his elder sister went to play at the Yarra Falls.
Women who lived through World War II on the home front witnessed complex changes to perceptions of their gender, with propaganda and policy giving them new agency while reinforcing their positions as victims, housewives and mothers.