In 1988, Lee Blessing wrote a landmark play called A Walk in the Woods. The story centers on two Cold War arms negotiators, one American and one Soviet, who are locked in a standstill at the bargaining table.
Once upon a time, Chicago was not the home of the President of the United States. And so, whenever a president arrived in the city, it was major news. On this October 19th in 1962, the presidential visit turned out to be a footnote in world history.Mayor Richard J.
Last Friday, we reflected on important anniversaries of the Cold War -- one of which was the construction of the Berlin Wall. Fifty years ago this month, East and West Germany were cut off from each other.