Abstract: The period of socialist rule in Vienna, Austria, in the 1920s has been dubbed “Red Vienna.” The socialist city government’s longest-lasting legacy in the Austrian capital is the gemeindebauten, or large public housing projects built to house refugees flowing
On October 28, 1969, West Germans heard their new Chancellor’s first address, and with it the beginnings of a new foreign policy: Ostpolitik. Radically reversing previous policies such as non-recognition of the GDR and the Hallstein Doctrine, Ostpolitik called for a normalization of diplomatic and economic ties with countries in the Eastern Bloc.
Laura Grove – Early in his political career, Adolf Hitler participated in the infamous failed Beer Hall Putsch that had attempted to overthrow the government by force. After this, he quickly came to the conclusion that he had to work through