opponents

  1. Futurist

    What did French opponents of Algerian independence envision for Algeria's future?

    What did French opponents of Algerian independence envision for Algeria's future? Specifically, what was their future vision for Algeria's Muslims? Did they intend for the existing status quo in Algeria to remain indefinitely? Or did they--or at least some of them--envision eventually granting...
  2. J

    Why was Austria-Hungary much more advanced & richer than its actual opponents in WW1?

    Why was Austria-Hungary much more advanced & richer than its actual opponents in WW1? Why was Austria-Hungary more advanced (economically infrastructurally) richer and shockingly better industrialized than its actual opponents in WW1? References are in the text...
  3. M

    Shaming Opponents into Court in Rome

    Hi! I am doing some research in Roman law. Has anyone heard of a story in which a guy in Rome had litigation with a powerful man, but he was not able to get his opponent into court, so he just followed his opponent around, crying and stuff, so finally the opponent said "all right, I'll go to...
  4. H

    Roman Opponents

    Hi, I am doing a video on Rome's opponents who posed great threats to Roman hegemony on the Italian peninsula. My list included: 1- Pyrrhus of Epirus 2- Hannibal 3- Spartacus 4- Alaric I 5- Attila the Hun any other suggestion? Here are few of my previous videos...
  5. P

    Why is the Roman Legion generally seen as superior to their opponents in every way?

    I notice the Romans are always seen as invincible and superior their opponents in every way. Like the quote by Livy above, the Romans weren't exactly the perfect army in military abilities, tactics, and strategies. In fact much of the time the Romans were outmatched in many essential areas!Roman...
  6. Jake10

    How does winning or losing affect your behavior towards your opponents?

    According to this study winners rub it in on losers but not the other way around. Does this apply to you? Winning Makes People More Aggressive Toward The Defeated
  7. Sargon of Akkad

    The backlash against the opponents of Wikileaks

    Anonymous hacktivists say Wikileaks war to continue PayPal says it stopped Wikileaks payments on US letter Allegations with no proof and no bail? Oh deary me, how has it come to this... But it gets better: Wikileaks: Julian Assange v Sweden's broad sexual laws So he hasn't been...