Tag Archive: Tyranny

Jonathan Swift: The Steady Tyranny Of Law Over Rights

It is a maxim among lawyers that whatever hath been done before may be done again, and therefore they take special care to record all the decisions formerly made against common justice and the general reason of mankind. These, under the name of precedents, they produce as authorities to justify the most iniquitous opinions, and …

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A Life of Service – “This One Is Captain Waskow” –Ernie Pyle, 1944

Captain Henry T. Waskow

Unknown American Hero On this Memorial Day weekend a sobering but inspiring reminder of the price paid by hundreds of thousands of American military personnel during WWII, an account of the death of U.S. Capt. Henry T. Waskow written by the famous war journalist Ernie Pyle on December 14, 1943, during the Battle of San …

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