May 31: Henry Ford cuts a deal with the USSR, and changes world history, on this date in 1929

Henry Ford never saw a border that wasn’t worth crossing for business, and on this date in 1929, he agreed to start building his cars in the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics — a bold move, given that the U.S. government hadn’t recognized the USSR as a nation yet. Ford thought the best way to […]
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