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21 Inspiring Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes

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

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

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

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

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

The Troubling Legacy Of Mikhail Kalashnikov’s Greatest Invention

There's one AK-47 for every 35 people on Earth.
Who Killed Mary Pinchot Meyer?

Who Killed Mary Pinchot Meyer?

Her mysterious death has baffled sleuths for decades.
Why Isn’t Belgium’s King Leopold II As Reviled As Hitler Or Stalin?

Why Isn’t Belgium’s King Leopold II As Reviled As Hitler Or Stalin?

The most brutal genocide you've never heard of.
What We Loved This Week, Sept. 11 – 17

What We Loved This Week, Sept. 11 – 17

Who fell for this stuff?
The Dark Origins And Troubling Future Of Conjugal Visits In American Prisons

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

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.