The History of Aikido

MoriheiUeshiba, founder and developer of Aikido.

Introduction In the modern times, learning self-defense has become important. There are different techniques and types of martial arts which are used for the purpose of self-defense. A very common Japanese approach for self-defense is Aikido which is based on the concept of defending oneself while not promoting any kind of violence or aggressiveness. The … Read more The History of Aikido

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World War II was a global war fought between major countries of the world along with their allies. The war continued for 6 years and proved to be one of the deadliest ones with over 85 million deaths. In order to gain support from the general public, different types of advertisements were run by the … Read more Popular World War II Advertisements

Learn About the History of Fonts

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From webpages and mobile apps to billboards and magazines, different fonts surround us. Every font you see is used for a different purpose, and each one is chosen based on its unique “personality” — choosing fonts is a crucial step in the design process for anything involving text. Some fonts are better suited to professional … Read more Learn About the History of Fonts

How Were Messages Sent to Soldiers Overseas During World War II?

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The Second World War is one of the deadliest wars in the world history and lasted for over 6 years between 1939 and 1945.  The global super powers invested most of their economic, financial, and political sources behind the war. Major superpowers such as the USA, Russia, and China took part in this war which … Read more How Were Messages Sent to Soldiers Overseas During World War II?

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Introduction In 1941, after the Japanese planes attacked Pearl Harbor, (December 7) the United States entered World War 2. It launched its own rationing program where Americans were only allowed to buy and ration domestic goods such as local shoes, cars etc. The British government and American government were interested in raising awareness among the … Read more World War II Ads – Government Messages to Raise War Awareness and Support