“Power without responsibility – the prerogative of the harlot throughout the ages.”

In the decades before World War II, Stanley Baldwin was one of the most powerful politicians in the United Kingdom. He was the leader of Britain’s Conservative Party from 1923 to 1937 and served as Prime Minister three times during those years. However, in 1931, Baldwin’s control of the Conservative Party was threatened by attacks … Read more

“Because it’s there.”

In March of 1923, British mountain climber George Leigh Mallory was touring the United States to raise money for an expedition to Mount Everest planned for the following year. At that time no one had ever made it to the top of Everest — the highest mountain on the planet. In 1921 and 1922, Mallory … Read more