Obama References WWII in Speech

In a speech in Europe yesterday, President Obama pressured European politicians to act on Russia’s seizure of Crimea, calling forth images of the continent in disarray following WWII. Read more.

What do you think of the use of history to inform decisions about present conflicts? Are the events in Crimea related to what happened in WWII? Do you think the outcome will impact your life?

Learn more about what’s going on in the region and why it is important.


Soviet Influence in Europe Post-WWII