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On this Day: October 17, 1962 | Death of Natalia Goncharova

17 October 1962: Death of Natalia Goncharova, Russian painter, costume designer, and set designer (b. 1882) (Source) Natalia Sergeevna Goncharova (Russian: Ната́лья Серге́евна Гончаро́ва; July 3, 1881 – October 17, 1962) was a Russian avant-garde artist, painter, costume designer, writer, illustrator, and set designer. Goncharova’s lifelong partner was fellow Russian avant-gardeContinue Reading

Pegida

Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamicisation of the Occident[1][6][7] (German: Patriotische Europäer gegen die Islamisierung des Abendlandes), abbreviated Pegida (German: [peˈɡiːda], stylised in its logo as PEGIDA), is a pan-European, anti-Islam, far-right political movement.[8][9] German Pegida believes that Germany is being increasingly Islamicised[10] and defines itself in opposition to Islamic extremism.Continue Reading