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  1. HistoryFreak1912

    Was there a card game banned in the 1800s due to causing so much controversy?

    Copy/pasted from another site: “That Moment When you browse the Nintendo eShop on your Switch and find a game called Awkward that tickles your historical curiosity at it’s tale. Supposedly it’s a digital version of a game banned in the late 1800s due to it causing all sorts of chaos among...
  2. Futurist

    How important was World War II in causing British India to be partitioned in 1947?

    I have previously read that World War II was very important in causing British India to get partitioned in 1947 (due to Britain wanting to reward the Pakistani Muslims for their support of the British war effort during World War II, et cetera); my question here is this: is this information which...
  3. unity

    Syrian war causing Circassians, Ossetians, Chechens to flee back to Russia

    This is not about foreign fighters (Chechens from Russia coming to Syria and fight), but Syrian Chechens, Circassians and Ossetians who are citizens of Syria, and have lived in Syria since the 19th century and speak Arabic. They fled to Syria, Iraq and Jordan from the Czarist conquest of the...
  4. davu

    Jet Lag: What's Causing One of the Driest, Warmest Winters in History

    Jet Lag: What's Causing One of the Driest, Warmest Winters in History. Jet Lag: What's Causing One of the Driest, Warmest Winters in History?: Scientific American