Posts Tagged: World War II
In war-time, casting aside concern for the fate of your soul when killing is the ultimate sacrifice for your country.
It took a little help from its friends for the United States to defeat Imperial Japan in World War II.
The Nazi zest for killing Russian POWs was almost as great as for Jews.
The 2010 movie "A Film Unfinished" indelibly stamps images from the Warsaw Ghetto on your mind.
Dan Plesch examines the origins of the United Nations and how this alliance led to victory over the Axis powers and to a stable post-war international system.
After Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Congress believed that the Manhattan Project was money well-spent.
The atomic bombs we dropped on Japan may have been all about Russia.
What ostensibly won the war for the United States sowed seeds for future discord.
U.S. support for dictators is nothing new, of course.
Howard Zinn's last book leaves us with words that bring together thought, action, and passion.