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In Plato’s Apology, Socrates is on trial, being prosecuted on the charge of impiety. His accusers, Meletus, Anytus, and Lycon, wanted Socrates punished for “enquiring into things under the earth and in the heavens, and making the weaker argument the Read more…


The only successful attempt to conquer Russia was by the Mongolian army under the leadership of the great Genghis Khan in the 1200's.Many other historical figures have tried to repeat his accomplishments, which somehow eventually led to their downfall.Adolf Hitler Read more…


In Plato’s Apology, Socrates is on trial, being prosecuted on the charge of impiety. His accusers, Meletus, Anytus, and Lycon, wanted Socrates punished for “enquiring into things under the earth and in the heavens, and making the weaker argument the Read more…


It is often difficult to interpret or explain a work of art.There are many theories and views by experts that can be taken into account.But possibly the most rewarding way to understand and express ideas about art is through an Read more…


When the ancient Greek craftsmen and builders toiled away in 550 BC, they knew that their labors would not be in vain; they knew that they would be blessed. To the early Greeks, the legends of the Greek gods were Read more…


The city of Paris is currently the most visited city in the world, attracting people from all corners of the Earth to marvel in both the physical and intangible beauty of the City of Light. Paris’ current infamy as a Read more…


In reading Peter McPhee’s book The French Revolution 1789 – 1799 he makes the argument that as he put it ;…creating the environment within which capitalist industry and agriculture would thrive.;1 There are two ways in which the revolution created Read more…


"That's one small step for man, and one giant leap for man kind." Apollo 11, the mission that landed two Americans on the surface of the moon, is amongst the most successful stories of the US. It was the crew, Read more…


Like around the world today, in the past of Europe there were many religious wars and struggles for power.It was a time for monarchy and parliament to rule the land, also, a time for conquering and civil wars.These things that Read more…


Imamu Amiri Baraka's Dutchman is a play rooted in symbolism.It can be traced throughout the entire play: the language, the setting, the plot, the movement, the dialogue, and even the title, Dutchman, itself.Baraka does a good job intertwining both the Read more…


“Muse, tell me the deeds of golden Aphrodite the Cyprian, who stirs up sweet passion in the gods and subdues the tribes of mortal men and birds that fly in air and all the many creatures that the dry land Read more…


Imagine having to carry an identity card wherever you went, or having separate places where you could eat and live. These are the things that the Black South Africans ad to go through in South Africa. The Black South Africans Read more…


During the seventeenth century the English and Dutch colonized South Africa."South Africa is a country blessed with an abundance of natural resources including fertile farmlands and unique mineral resources. South African mines are world leaders in the production of diamonds Read more…


Around 530 C.E., after living in solitude for a number of years, St. Benedict wrote his rule that would change the monastic world forever. It established a stable and obedient lifestyle for all monks living in the medieval era. The Read more…


When one arrives in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, he or she may be surprised, as I was, by its grand entrance. Upon entering this large pillared building, one is almost overwhelmed by the immense collection. Although very Read more…