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Charlottesville


You’ll get some history, with me analyzing and connecting dots.  You’ll also get my sarcasm, free of charge. No doubt, you’ve read and seen many news stories about what happened in Charlottesville, Virginia, on August 12th, 2017.       This is … Continue reading

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Bloodlands, or Ukraine Caught Between a Rock and a Hard Place.


The book Bloodlands might as well be called Poland and Ukraine, caught between a rock and a hard place.  The author is Yale History Professor Timothy Snyder. The theme of the book is, the region of Europe, caught between Hitler … Continue reading

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How Many People Do You Hate?


He informed me he hates Chinese, Indians, Moslems, Blacks, Hispanics.     I decided to counter this by breaking out my trusty calculator. ” What are you doing?” he asked. I acted distracted with my calculating.  Let’s see, there are … Continue reading

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Defeated Political Movements


I was watching American Experience on PBS.  Today, they were talking about the runner Jesse Owens and of course his success @ the Summer Olympic games in Berlin in 1936. It made me think of modern Neo-Nazi groups and Communist … Continue reading

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