General Motors Board of Directors, 1950

Speed. Faster than fast. Quicker than quick. GM’s growth in the 1950’s was lightning. During the economic expansion that followed World War II, Americans flocked to the suburbs to claim their own piece of the

Roman Republic, 1849

We open on a picturesque Roman road with a church on every corner. After centuries of Catholic worship defining Rome and its place in the world, the news hangs heavy in the air: Pope Pius

Cabinet of Timor-Leste, 2002

The year is 2002, and Timor-Leste is independent. However the young nation stands in a tenuous environment, surrounded by much bigger and more developed countries. Now it is the role of the Cabinet to decide

Kingdom of Hejaz, 1916

As the Great War rages in Europe, Arabia is growing restless. Following centuries of rule by the Ottoman Empire, Arabs are ready to return to home rule. This task is not going to be easy,

Cabinet of Afghanistan, 1963

Afghanistan in 1963 is a country filled with promise, looking forward to a rapidly growing middle class, an expanding economy, and the prospect of the creation of a full liberal democracy. Following the resignation of