Heirs of the Dream

Last year, on this commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., I wrote my thoughts on the State of the Dream, all those years later. I'd briefly like to revisit that idea. LIBERTY Our country in general enjoys a liberty that was purchased by the blood of others. ¬†From the American Revolution to the Greatest… Continue reading Heirs of the Dream

Uncle Tom’s Cabin, the Holocaust, and history in the making

What makes sane, intelligent people choose to follow a Hitler? To assist in rounding up, imprisoning, torturing, and murdering an entire race of people? The war to stop Hitler ended a mere fourteen years before I came on the scene of humanity, and it has held a sort of painful fascination for me most of… Continue reading Uncle Tom’s Cabin, the Holocaust, and history in the making