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21 Inspiring Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes
These stirring Eleanor Roosevelt quotes address everything from democracy to achieving peace to making the most of your time on Earth.
Marcel Pétiot May Be The Most Despicable Serial Killer Ever
Meet the French doctor who promised Jews safe passage from Nazis, only to rob and murder them.
The 4 Most Sinister CIA Programs Ever Conducted
Many of the security dilemmas the U.S. now faces stem from the CIA's actions abroad — here are a handful you should know about.
Inside The Pro-Western Iraq Now All But Forgotten
Rarely seen vintage images from when Iraq was the cosmopolitan darling of the Western world.
The Five Most Bad Ass Women Of The Civil War
From spies to soldiers to doctors, these are the smart, brave, patriotic women of the Civil War that forever changed America.
The Troubling Legacy Of Mikhail Kalashnikov’s Greatest Invention
There's one AK-47 for every 35 people on Earth.
Why Isn’t Belgium’s King Leopold II As Reviled As Hitler Or Stalin?
The most brutal genocide you've never heard of.
The Dark Origins And Troubling Future Of Conjugal Visits In American Prisons
Many countries around the world still permit the practice — and the U.S. is not one of them. That's a problem.
19 Startling Facts And Quotes That Reveal Gandhi’s Dark Side
The peaceful revolutionary had some pretty strange — and at times, troubling — habits and beliefs.