What is Memorial Day?


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Remembering our heroes’ ultimate sacrifice.

History as Propaganda


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Anti-Israel professor Rashid Khalidi politicizes and academic awards ceremony.

Abdulmutallab Stops Talking After Being Read Miranda Rights – WSJ.com


The attempted Christmas Day destruction over Detroit of Northwest Flight 253 by Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab is fading from public memory as a fortunate near-miss. This incident should not fade from view. As more information emerges, the picture it paints about the antiterror mindset of the current U.S. government is—there is no other word—scary. Last week […]

In the future, everyone will be Hitler for fifteen minutes


I wish I could take credit for that line, but it was the fellow behind the now-defunct blog Beautiful Atrocities.
Sadly, I also can’t lay claim to the word “gaslighting,” a “form of intimidation or psychological abuse in which false information is presented to the victim, making them doubt their own memory and perception.”
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