Rage Against Diêm Regime

This week, 56 years ago, monk Thích Quảng Đức sat down at a busy Saigon intersection, doused himself in petrol and set himself alight. He did not utter a sound as he died.

Martha Gellhorn On D-Day

This week, 75 years ago, Martha Gellhorn was the only woman to land on the shores of Normandy on D-Day.

Dog Day Afternoon

Mugshot of John Wojtowicz who unsuccessfully tried to rob a bank in 1972 to pay for his wife Eden’s gender reassignment surgery.

The Women Of Iran 1979 Vs Hijab Law

n 1979, more than 100,000 women gathered to protest against the forced use of hijab after the Iranian Revolution, 1979. The protest was held on International Women’s Day.⁣

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