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Christian churches and the Eugenics Movement in the early 20th century

From Peter Hawarth:

“American Religion, Eugenics and Social Policy, 1920-1939,” By Dennis L. Durst

By Peter Haworth, December 18, 2014

Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them: for I, the Lord thy God as a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation of them that hate me; and showing mercy unto thousands of them that love me, and keep my commandments. 1,613 more words

Religion And Politics

I love History and stories so I do both

When I say History most people sigh or roll their eyes.

What is trendy nowadays? Funny, bizarre, stories about nonsense. Or at least a lot of what I see is. 78 more words

American History

Praeger Publishing Seeking Authors

Praeger Publishing is currently seeking authors for
books on American history and contemporary American politics,
economics, society, and popular culture. We seek both authors
for book ideas we have developed internally and authors with… 43 more words

Academic Libraries

Tortured Truth

Torture is not part of our American mythology of goodness and justice for all.

“It’s not who we are,” Secretary of State John Kerry said in response to the CIA Torture Report. 405 more words

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World Not Made In Our Image

© 1980, 2014 By Bob Litton

NOTE TO READERS: This essay was originally published in the Monahans News under my “Just Between You and Me” column for March 20, 1980. 564 more words

Society

Our Presidents....Freemasons??

Of course, not all of the Presidents of the United States have been members of the Masonic Lodge, but several of them have, and the list is a telling one: 880 more words

Christianity