April 1917 reminds us sometimes foreign affairs DO matter in domestic politics.
The H2W related podcast appearances I mentioned:Based on a True Story with Dan LeFebvre. Great chat about Lafayette in film and TV. KPFA's Letters and Politics with Mitch Jeserich. This one is a video! Tides of History with Patrick Wyman. More of me and Patrick being me and Patrick. So good, informative, and fun. My History Can Beat Up Your Politics One of the O.G. podcasts. Since 2006!
Really should have called this episode The Verge.
Come hang out with Patrick Wyman and Me on July 22 to celbrate the launch of his book The Verge!
Pre-Order Hero of Two Worlds!
Lafayette comes to America! Enjoy!
A link to pre-order the book!
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Confused by how events Balkans could spark a world war? Good news, you're not alone. All the Great Powers of Europe are right there with you.
Maybe if Nicholas hadn't been so set on rejecting the verdict of 1905, there wouldn't be a Part II to look forward to.
The Days of Freedom could be numbered in days.
What happens when you think victory will be easy, defeat will be catastrophic...and then you start to lose?
When you can't decide whether to cultivate the revolutionary potential of the peasants or assassinate government officials, the SRs say: why not both?
Is the end nigh? Not really. But it will be soon!