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Lech Walesa – Getting the Communist Soviets out of Poland

On this day in 1990, trade-union activist, former political prisoner and shipyard electrician Lech Walesa is elected President of Poland. Defeating Prime Minister Tadeusz Mazowiecki…

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Posted in Entertainment History Human Interest

Saluting John Lennon

Images of broken light which dance before me like a million eyesThey call me on and on across the universeThoughts meander like a restless windInside…

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Posted in Election 2020 Elections Opinion Politics

In the Final Analysis, Kamala Harris was Simply a Lousy Candidate

Please do not misconstrue what I’m about to say here – and, trust me, you will – I am not saying that Kamala Harris is…

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Posted in Foreign Affairs History Human Interest Military

Remembering Pearl Harbor and the Battle of Midway

On this day in 1941, “the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.”…

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Posted in History

The Washington Monument – Still the Tallest Structure in D.C.

On this day in 1884, in Washington, DC, stone-cutters and craftsmen place a nine-inch aluminum pyramid atop a tower of white marble, completing the construction…

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Posted in Impeachment Politics

Pelosi Plows Ahead

In the end, Nancy Pelosi really did have “no choice.” Her announcement Thursday that she has asked her chairmen to proceed with drafting articles of…

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