Nuremberg Trial #3

It was March 1947, and the horrors of World War II were still being remembered. Fifteen men sat in a courtroom. Upon indictment there were 16 men, one committed suicide. This was not any ordinary court case. This was case #3 of the Nuremberg Trials. Among the 15, nine were part of the Reich Ministry […]

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The Beginning of the End

“You are about to embark upon the Great Crusade, toward which we have striven these many months. The eyes of the world are upon you now.” -Dwight D. Eisenhower Nothing felt real until the ramps first dropped. All of the training exercises and months of preparation we had done led up to that one moment. […]

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Liberated, But Still Not Free

READY, AIM, FIRE! BANG! Helpless bodies floating in a pool of blood like a float in the pool on a summer day. The sound of the rifle being fired is one sound that haunts Max Victor till this day, from those horrific years spent living in the worst nightmare in mankind. The Holocaust is noted […]

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The Forgotten Genocide

Hello My name is Dawit. I am a soldier for Ethiopia and they need me now more than ever. The Ethiopian government started recruiting soldiers a couple of months ago to “protect the country.” We thought it would be easy, getting a free gun and just doing drills. They did not tell us a war […]

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Important but Unknown

Over a 36 year time period, Guatemala faced conflict between the government and rebelling left-wing groups. Individuals that fought for their beliefs of liberation and equal human rights were found killed or missing as the Guatemalan government acted in an inhumane and violent manner. The end result? Guatemalans are still picking up the pieces of […]

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Bloody Footprints

Bloody Footprints Odysseus, the proud and heroic king of Ithaca, and commander of the Greek army in the Trojan War once said, “ Men are haunted by the vastness of eternity. And so we ask ourselves: will our actions echo across the centuries? Will strangers hear our names long after we are gone and wonder […]

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