Spend 90 minutes in the chrome-and-concrete Czech modernist masterpiece, Villa Tugendhat.
Despite remarkable talent, Masha Ivashintsova’s photos never saw the light of day — until her daughter cleaned house.
When Vyacheslav K. Ivankov was laid to rest — a tradition of old-school Mafia went with him.
Pioneering actor Noble Johnson leveraged stereotypical roles to become Hollywood’s first Black mogul.
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Francis James Mitchell was part of an “acclimatization” movement that sent exotic species to distant lands.
Hint: It wasn’t Mustafa Kemal Atatürk’s Turkey.
When boxing champ Joe Louis and his PR firm signed a contract to promote tourism to Castro’s Cuba, America’s first Black sports hero was KO’d by the backlash.
The 1963 Skopje earthquake killed hundreds and destroyed Macedonia’s capital, but it came with an unusual silver lining.