On This Day: May 14th

On this day in 1955, the Soviet Union and its Eastern Bloc allies signed the Warsaw Pact. It was designed to ensure the close integration of military, economic and cultural policy between eight Communist nations: the USSR, Poland, East Germany, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria and Albania.

On This Day: November 4th

On this day in 1992, Bill Clinton was elected president of the United States. His presidency oversaw the longest peacetime period of expansion of the American economy. Now, in 4 days time, the American people decide between his wife and Donald Trump to become their president.