Happy VE Day

Soviets Capture Reichstag

History is Written (and visualized) by the Victorious

Happy VE-Day! This iconic photo of a soldier raising the Soviet flag above the Reichstag in Berlin personifies the end of WW2 in Europe. I was amused to learn that it was retouched by the Russian magazine Ogoniok. In 1945, its editor-in-chief ordered […]

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