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    Buchenwald 31 graphic iconThis tragic LEDE relates efforts by my brother and sister to destroy my father’s heritage as the commanding officer of the first American medical company to enter Buchenwald.  Robert Schwartz’s pictures rot in a safe in Boston. My wife and I  fight in the courts to get these preserved and released into the public domain before all the survivors die and can no longer see the pictures from April 1945.

Posts Tagged ‘rhetoric’

June 5th, 2017 - 9:32 am § in Bill of Rights, Hypocrisy, Jefferson, UW

Racism at Evergreen, WASTATE’s Ohso Progressive Campus

50 EVERGREEN FACULTY CALL FOR DISCIPLINARY ACTION AGAINST BIOLOGY PROFESSOR These faculty call on the College to: Demonstrate accountability by pursuing a disciplinary investigation against Bret Weinstein according to guidelines in the Social Contract and Faculty Handbook. Weinst[...]

December 23rd, 2016 - 1:12 am § in Donald Trump, Jews, Misc., Repugnants

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Trump’s Jews Will Say Merry Christmas

“‘I don’t understand, when I was growing up, everybody said Merry Christmas. Even my Jews would say Merry Christmas. New York City, there are a lot of Jews, and they would even say Merry Christmas. Why can’t we even say Merry Christmas anymore?” Donald Trump,    quoted by Michel[...]

December 3rd, 2016 - 12:08 pm § in America, Hypocrisy, Science

My Unhappy Life as a Climate Heretic

AN ACADEMIC  POLICY WONK COMPLAINS THAT LIBERALS DO NOT WANT TO LISTEN TO HIM By Roger Pielke Jr. Wall Street Journal Much to my surprise, I showed up in the WikiLeaks releases before the election. In a 2014 email, a staffer at the Center for American Progress, founded by John Podesta in 2003, too[...]

November 12th, 2016 - 10:59 am § in Donald Trump, Misc., Repugnants

MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN: Is this fascism?

Is Donald Trump a Fascist?  He may well be, but sadly most Americans, on the right and the left, do not understand what a fascist is. Trump’s crude language does not mean he is a bigot like Hitler. Some of Trump’s best friends are gay.  His daughter is an orthodox Jew. Trump’s fi[...]

October 1st, 2016 - 2:52 am § in America, Politics

Reagan Lives!

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May 20th, 2016 - 10:03 am § in Misc., Repugnants

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Franklin Graham Preaches to Judge Ginsberg on Chrsitian Law

  Franklin Graham demands Jewish Justice Ginsburg follow Christian beliefs on gay marriage Christian evangelist Franklin Graham invited his Facebook followers to pray for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Saturday, saying they should pray that her eyes… RAWSTORY.COM[...]

March 6th, 2016 - 3:36 am § in America, Jefferson, Jews, Religion, Religion

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Why Bertrand Russell was wrong about atheism

I wish folks like Bertrand Russell would stop blaming all religion for the bad things about Christianity and Islam. Religions are a lot more divers than Americans seem to understand and, I suspect, no better and no worse than any of the other aspects of organized human behavior. What is bad is evang[...]

February 17th, 2016 - 1:50 am § in Jefferson, Misc.

CENSORSHIP: Why the UW Needs a blog

  The only source of pubic discussion for UW faculty is a listserv run by the AAUP.  That listserv is terribly important because of the historic devotion of the AAUP to free speech. The AAUP listserv is an antique. Many faculty think the listserv is private.   That is not so.  Since the list[...]

October 12th, 2015 - 4:14 am § in Politics

Chavez Goes to Heaven on Columbus Day

CHaVEZ NUESTRO QUE ESTaS EN LOS CIELOS capitulos I y II[...]