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  1. WI: Churchill Orders Castro Killed

    As it says above. Winston Churchill had an affinity for Cuba and historical links with it, as detailed here. Churchill was also known for dreaming up 'inventive' (and often wacky) assassination/military plots on occasion. So, what would have happened if Churchill, on such a whim, decided to...
  2. Clashes and Changes

    Clashes and Changes - Chapter One Introduction: From One Tragedy to Another It has been argued both at the time and in decades since that the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963 left a tragic scar upon the national psyche, with the event being seen as the beginning of the period...
  3. TLIAPOT: From Hollywood Boulevard to Pennsylvania Avenue

    Hey everyone, this will be a TLIAPOT (Timeline in a period of time) that I'm embarking on based on an idea that came to me randomly whilst browsing around on the internet, its focus being OTL actors entering politics instead and making up the Presidents of the United States from 1941 onwards. I...
  4. WI: Donald Trump runs in 2004

    As it says on the tin, what happens Donald Trump runs for President in 2004 as he considered doing as a Democrat, his affiliation at the time?
  5. WI: George HW Bush never pledges "Read my lips, no new taxes"

    As it says on the tin, what impact would George HW Bush never pledging 'read my lips, no new taxes' in 1988 have had on his subsequent Presidency and the 1992 election. Would the lack of betrayal over the taxes pledge mean he stood a better chance against Clinton? EDIT: Based on feedback, also...
  6. New Blair, New Britain

    What's the deal here? This is a timeline focusing on British politics from 2001 onwards, specifically surrounding Tony Blair's government What do you mean by 'New Blair, New Britain' ? You'll have to wait and see... Isn't that a play on 'New Labour, New Britain' ? Yep Does this mean Blair...
  7. Would the US drop the bomb on North Korea?

    Hypothetically, in engagement with North Korea during the Korean War, what circumstances would force the US under Truman to have used nuclear weapons against the North? Would they have done it with the troop stalemate or if troops had been hypothetically engaged elsewhere and thus nuclear...
  8. Year of Hell

    January 28th 2008. President George W. Bush, flanked by Vice President Dick Cheney and Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi, before beginning his final State of the Union address, January 28th 2008 It was often the case that the final State of the Union address for a...
  9. AHC: Liz Kendall wins the Labour leadership election 2015

    As it says on the tin, make OTL last placed finisher Liz Kendall win the 2015 Labour leadership election following Ed Miliband's resignation.
  10. AHC: Lord Mandelson, Prime Minister

    As it says on the tin, have Lord Mandelson become the British Prime Minister with a PoD after his October 2008 return to Cabinet. Bonus points if you can make him either win a majority in 2010 or form a coalition with the Liberal Democrats.
  11. WI: JFK lives, LBJ vs. Nixon 1968

    As it says on the tin, what would have happened if JFK had lived and the 1968 presidential election had been between LBJ and Nixon. Who would've won? Of course this depends on an ATL Kennedy second term with questions about Vietnam, civil rights etc to answer so any answer is free to take...
  12. The Rightful Brother

    The Rightful Brother A History of the Labour Party (2010-present) Prologue (September 2010) David and Ed Miliband embracing on the stage after the announcement that David has won over Ed in the final round of the Labour leadership election, 25th September 2010 "Friends, Thank you for...
  13. AH Vignette: The Surprise Choice

    The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland perused over the papers in his red box as he sat at the kitchen table in the small flat tucked away on the higher floors of 10 Downing Street, the flat that had recently become his home. The hour was still early, not...
  14. TLIAFW: You Betcha We Got a Problem

    Who are you? I'm new here, I've been stalking for a while but finally got the guts to sign up What's this about? It's a timeline focusing on American politics from 2007-2015, with the PoD being sometime in later 2007 with knock on effects that leads to a constitutional and governing crisis...
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