Monthly Archives: November 2014

Olympic Games become Political

The 1980 Olympics is marked down in history, not necessarily for the┬ásporting events and the athletes that participated, but for the political conundrum that sprang forth before the games even started. The 1980 Olympic Games went through difficulty due to … Continue reading

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Soviet Union Leaves America in the Dust…Or on the Earth

During the space race, the Soviet Union successfully sent a cosmonaut named Iurii Gagarin to space on April 12, 1961. This accomplishment marked a stamp in the history of the Soviet Union. Sending an individual to space┬áproved that the Soviet … Continue reading

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