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This Week in History: 6 March 1951 The Rosenberg Trials

On the 6 of March 1951 in New York the Trial of Ethel and Julius Rosenberg began. The charge? ‘Conspiracy to commit Espionage’. The act? The leaking of atomic weapon plans to the USSR. Though often considered treasonous, the fact that the USA and the USSR were on the same side in the Second World War, […]

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The Gondoliers

This spring EUSOG’s annual Gilbert and Sullivan feast was the acclaimed The Gondoliers. The story follows the search for the rightful King of the fictional kingdom of Barataria who was promised, at birth, to the daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Plaza Toro. Having originally been suspected to be one of two humble gondoliers […]