..A New History of the Second World War…

Victor Davis Hanson’s “The Second World Wars” is not a chronological retelling of the conflict but a high-altitude, statistics-saturated overview of the dynamics and constraints that shaped it. Photograph by FPG / Hulton Archive / Getty  In 1936, Charles Lindbergh arrived in Berlin to inspect the Luftwaffe. The visit had been arranged by Truman Smith, … Continue reading ..A New History of the Second World War…

…Golda Meir, on the Palestinians…

 The following op-ed by Golda Meir was printed in The New York Times 41 years ago. by Golda Meir January 14, 1976 To be misquoted is an occupational hazard of political leadership; for this reason I should like to clarify my position in regard to the Palestinian issue. I have been charged with being rigidly … Continue reading …Golda Meir, on the Palestinians…

….”Open Mind”… Plug-in to combat fake news…

...Pretty ingenious.....maybe even pivotal?...... Yale graduate students Michael Lopez-Brau, left, and Stefan Uddenberg pose at Yale University in New Haven, Conn.The pair helped create an internet browser extension, “Open Mind,” with students from Cal Tech NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A team of college students is getting attention from internet companies and Congress after developing … Continue reading ….”Open Mind”… Plug-in to combat fake news…