China was caught up in the proletariat Cultural Revolution; Mao Tse Tung was creating this controversy in order to gain control over the country. Mao Tse Tung was a master at manipulating the political system; by creating conflicts, he was weakening his opposition. Mao?s red guards set about purging political moderates and intellectuals.
Crispus Attucks, First Martyr of the American Revolution
Learn about the life of Crispus Attucks, a runaway slave and stevedore who, as the first man killed during the Boston Massacre, became the first martyr of the American Revolution, later inspiring the abolitionist cause.