Francisco Franco

He's charged with more than 36,000 counts of being an accessory to murder after allegedly serving as a guard at the Nazis’ Mauthausen camp.
Fun phrases survive from the un-fun days of Spain's fascist dictator, Francisco Franco. Standing in front of Madrid's Royal
President Roosevelt maintained a studied neutrality toward the Spanish Civil War that he would later regret. Texaco, on the other hand, went to war.
I spoke with Pierpaolo Barbieri about his re-framing of the relationship between two of the world's most despised men, the intrinsic danger of absolute power, and historical memory's very long shadow.
If you don't know anything about Pedro Fernandez de Unamuno, and most of the world doesn't, look at his hat. He's wearing it so you'll ask him about it.
To turn to the real world, it is not uncommon to find households in which one parent dominates another. The power play in turn impacts the children.
Author Amanda Vaill, whose Everybody Was So Young described how the lives of Gerald and Sara Murphy intertwined with the likes of Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway and Archibald MacLeish in 1920s Paris and the French Riviera, has discovered a new nexus.
Today's texts acknowledge "blemishes" like the internment of Japanese Americans, but the texts either ignore or gloss over the fact that for almost a decade, during the earliest fascist invasions of Asia, Africa, and Europe, the Western democracies encouraged rather than fought Hitler and Mussolini, and sometimes gave them material aid.
When Jesus Max made the transition to move out West, he was already thirty-seven, he didn't speak English, and he didn't drive or have a driver's license, but he was determined to learn and grow.
Judge Baltasar Garzón was one of Europe's best-known counter-terrorism magistrates, "renowned for his determination and his
Curators have a lot to say about the new Joan Miró exhibition at London's Tate Modern. In the video below, journalist Will
It has been four decades since Pilar Maroto lost her newborn son, but tears still fill her eyes when she speaks of him. She
The valley of the Fallen, an immense monument built by the dictator Francisco Franco as a mausoleum for himself and tens