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A (future) First Family in the Philippines

Everyone is aware it seems of Douglas “I shall return” MacArthur, but who was his chief of staff? Dwight Eisenhower was well known as the allied supreme commander during WWII. 231 more words

Filipino-american Heritage

Foreign Relations in Imperial Japan

From the establishment of the Tokugawa shogunate to the post-World War II period, Japanese foreign relations were characterized by drastic change. Japan vacillated between rejecting and embracing the West. 1,112 more words

PressTV: ‘Militarist bunkum’ in US on July 4th. by Paul Craig Roberts

Police officers gather in Copley Square in Boston, Massachusetts for celebrations marking the US Independence Day, July 4, 2013.

Fri Jul 4, 2014 5:44AM GMT… 1,751 more words


Quote of the day

The soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war.
Douglas MacArthur

Divalicious Journey

"Obama, lawmakers discuss options to end crisis in Iraq"

The “crisis” in Iraq. The “crisis” on the border. The “crisis” in our schools. The “crisis” at the VA. Douglas MacArthur had a famous quote about DC always operating in a crisis, … 362 more words


Movie review: Emperor

Tommy Lee Jones. Historical fiction. Japan. I was hooked.

I tend to enjoy Tommy Lee Jones in the various films he has been in and the roles he has played over the years. 492 more words