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Khan Academy resources on the Cold War


Photo of baby being passed across the wall (slate.com)

Korean War

Essay on the Korean War (Gilder Lehrman Institute)
Khan Academy lecture (decent overview)

1956 Hungarian Uprising

Reading guide

Cuban Missile Crisis

Khan Academy lecture (decent overview)

Vietnam War

Youtube: Vietnam War in ten minutes
Khan Academy lecture (decent overview)
Winter Soldier (1972 documentary about American soldiers who participated in a war crimes hearing)

Prague Spring

Documentary: The Power of the Powerless

Solidarity in Poland

Interview with Lech Walesa


Khan Academy lecture

Sino-Soviet Split, USA-China Rapprochement

Ping-pong diplomacy (CBC article)

United Nations

UN charter