Guardian: “Thou Shalt Not Be Indifferent”

‘Thou shalt not be indifferent’: from Auschwitz’s gate of hell, a last, desperate warning They came to bear witness one last time. Exactly 75 years after the Red Army’s liberation of Auschwitz, those who had seen humanity’s descent into hell returned to speak of it while they still could – and with a new, double…

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We are all patriots: Thomas Jefferson and the Election of 1800

To My Fellow Patriots Whether you are a Democrat or Republican, Progressive or Centrist or Conservative, love Trump or hate Trump or don’t care about Trump one way or the other, male or female or something else, whether you are Catholic or Protestant, Evangelical or Mainline, Muslim or Buddhist or Rastafarian, no matter the color…

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Unbearable Loss

20 year old Quentin Roosevelt, youngest son of Theodore Roosevelt, is the only child of a US President ever to die in war. Theodore Roosevelt was intensely critical of Woodrow Wilson’s attempt to keep the US out of World War I and always enthusiastic about the use of American military force. But after his aviator…

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