Category Archives: Hungarian revolt

"Trojan Horse" Approaches Ukraine Border

The weekly crescendo of crisis builds and this week’s winner for the “big fuss” award could be the “Trojan horse” humanitarian aid convoy now approaching Ukraine’s border with Russia. Each week there is a growing crescendo of crisis, culminating on … Continue reading

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Hungary 1956; Lugansk 2014

Hungarian Revolt 1956 After World War II, “salami tactics” were used in Hungary. Opponents of Soviet control were removed “a few slices at a time” so as not to cause violent indigestion. Josef Cardinal Mindszenty opposed the Communist takeover, so … Continue reading

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