The political leadership of Mexico is using the country’s double anniversary in 2021 to decolonize its Public History.
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Abstract: Like any revolution, the toppling of Communist rule across Eastern Europe lasts in memories through iconic images. Yet the camera does not capture in a uniform way revolutions and… Read More ›
Abstract: The article will describe nine images characteristic to the period of Polish transformation 1989-1993: pictures from round table talks and secret negotiations in Magdalenka, a poster from the 1989… Read More ›
Abstract: The peaceful revolutions in East-Central Europe in 1989 are contrasted with the completely different developments in Southeastern Europe: Repression and expulsion in Bulgaria, im-poverishment and village destruction in Romania… Read More ›
In Russia, the October Revolution of 1917 is not celebrated for more than a quarter of a century. However, the centennial anniversary of 1917 cannot be circumvented – 1917 and the subsequent events, which are now commonly called the “Great Russian Revolution.”