Good News on This Day in History – June 1

Good News on This Day in History – June 1

30 years ago today, U.S. President George H.W. Bush joined the leader of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Gorbachev, to sign a pact to end chemical weapons production and destroy their nation’s stockpiles. The two countries began the historic process with on-site inspectors from both nations monitoring compliance. And, in 1993, … Read more

Good News on This Day in History – May 20

Good News on This Day in History – May 20

Happy 85th Birthday to Uruguay’s Jose Mujica—the ‘World’s most humble president’. The 40th president of Uruguay became legendary for giving 90 percent of his salary to the poor, choosing to live on his austere farm (instead of the presidential palace), and using an old VW Beetle to get around town. … Read more

Good News On This Day in History, May 6

Good News On This Day in History, May 6

60 years ago today, President Eisenhower signed the Civil Rights Act of 1960, a US federal law that established federal inspection of local voter registration polls. It introduced penalties for anyone who obstructed someone’s attempt to register to vote. It dealt with discriminatory laws and practices in the segregated South, … Read more

Russia Sends Cargo Plane of Medical Supplies to US: ‘There is no alternative to working together’

Russia Sends Cargo Plane of Medical Supplies to US: ‘There is no alternative to working together’

#StopCovid19Importantly, when offering assistance to the American colleagues, President Putin is guided by the following consideration: when manufacturers of medical equipment gain momentum they will be able to reciprocate if need be – #Peskov https://t.co/tFzUo330ga — Russia in USA 🇷🇺 (@RusEmbUSA) March 31, 2020 The Russian government has reportedly deployed … Read more