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December 1, 1941: Hirohito Gives Approval for War Against US and Great Britain

In the wake of World War II a useful fiction was promulgated by the Japanese government, with the active connivance of the US Occupation under General Douglas MacArthur, that Hirohito had been anti-war and helpless to stop the militarists who controlled Japan.  733 more words

"People of the Philippines, I Have Returned"

It had been more than two years since General Douglas MacArthur was ordered to leave the Philippines as the Japanese captured the islands. At the time, he promised to return, and he fulfilled his word on October 20, 1944 when he waded to the shore of Leyte. 54 more words

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October 20, 1944: MacArthur Returns

Mine eyes have seen MacArthur
With a Bible on his knee,
He is pounding out communiqués
For guys like you and me,
And while possibly a rumor now, 387 more words

Promises Kept

Bible:

And his father Zechariah was filled with the Holy Spirit and prophesied, saying,

“Blessed be the Lord God of Israel,
for he has visited and redeemed his people… 563 more words

MacArthur Farewell Speech

A week after being relieved as Supreme Commander in Korea, General Douglas MacArthur on April 19, 1951 gave his farewell speech to Congress.  Widely perceived as starting MacArthur’s run for the White House, this was not to be, the General being as unskilled in politics as he was skilled in War.  3,328 more words

39 Books: Judges - A Downward Spiral

Judges: A Downward Spiral

When everyone does what is right in their own eyes, it is too often evil in the sight of the Lord.

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