Category Archives: tragedy

Ah, Give Me the Cold War …

In the 1960s, poised beneath the uncertain nuclear stalemate between the USA and USSR, there continued to be hope for universal peace — the hoped-for product of World War II.  The First World War’s “never again!” notion had gone to … Continue reading

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Lawsuit over Support of Terrorism

Terrorism Trial, NY Times, 2015-Feb-24  NY Times: “The Palestinian Authority and the Palestine Liberation Organization were found liable on Monday by a jury in Manhattan for their role in knowingly supporting six terrorist attacks in Israel between 2002 and 2004 … Continue reading

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Dancing with Tragedy

Salvete, qui legant – I don’t read much fiction. What fiction I do read is usually something I missed a long time back but want to experience, or further stories by authors I relish. But a while back I came … Continue reading

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