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La locomotora alemana se “gripa” con la recesión europea

La locomotora alemana se gripa con la recesión europea

Los documentos secretos sobre el 11S chileno | W5

from Curbed LA

See Union Station's 1939 Opening Day in Photos

See Union Station's 1939 Opening Day in Photos - Sepia Tones - Curbed LA

Once the western railroads of the US have been completed in the 1870s, many Chinese immigrants are out of a job & begin competing with blue-collar men of European ethnicity. The Chinese tend to be more hard working & willing to work for less, so they are often chosen by business owners & vintners. This leads to a backlash in which Chinese immigrants are lynched from Wyoming to Los Angeles. The press backs up lynchers, & eventually Congress will pass a law denying the Chinese rights.

from Slate Magazine

High-Speed Rail Is Dead in America. Should We Mourn It?

High-Speed Rail design for Mission Beach

Karl Doenitz, Slobodan Milosevic, Radovan Karadzic, Saddam Hussein, Omar el Bashir, Laurent Gbagbo, Moammar Gadhafi, Charles Taylor, Idi Amin, Augusto Pinochet, Adolf Hitler, Pol Pot...

US installed dictator Augusto Pinochet, whose military death squads left thousands of people dead or missing.

Chile, September 11th, 1973. A lonely dog stares at the horror, while the military forces drop their bombs over the goverment palace.